Person:William Overton (13)

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William H. Overton
m. 28 Apr 1847
  1. William H. Overton1848 - 1918
  2. Mary Jane OvertonAbt 1850 - Bef 1880
  3. Henry George Overton1852 -
  4. Amelia Overton1855 - 1925
  5. John Thomas Overton1858 - 1923
  6. Emma Overton1860 - 1900
  7. Edwin Overton1862 - 1879
  8. Alford Overton1865 - 1933
m. 28 Feb 1870
  1. Minnie Blanche Overton1871 - 1889
  2. Lilian Grace Overton1872 - 1950
  3. Harry OvertonAbt 1875 -
  4. William Driffill OvertonAbt 1876 - 1956
Facts and Events
Name[1][2][6] William H. Overton
Gender Male
Birth[2] 12 Mar 1848 Branston, Lincolnshire, EnglandOn 20 April 1848, the birth of William was registered by his mother, Emma Overton “formerly Hall”, from Branston. It was stated that he was the son of George Overton, occ. carpenter.
Baptism[1] 2 Apr 1848 Bardney, Lincolnshire, England“William son of George and Emma Overton”, from Branston, was baptized by John Wray. George's profession was given as “carpenter”.
Census[3] 30 Mar 1851 Bardney, Lincolnshire, Englandon Wragby Lane
William Henry, son of George Overton (occ. carpenter), was also residing with his father's wife Emma and daughter Mary Jane. His place of birth was stated to be Bardney.
Census[4] 7 Apr 1861 Bardney, Lincolnshire, Englandon Ferry Road
William, son of George Overton (occ. carpenter), was also residing with his father's wife Emma and children Mary J., Henry G., Amelia, John T., and Emma. He was attending school (occ. “scholar”). His place of birth was stated to be Bardney.
Marriage 28 Feb 1870 Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Englandat the Free Methodist Chapel
William Overton (occ. plumber and glazier), aged 21 years, a bachelor from Ingham and son of George Overton (occ. carpenter), and Rebecca Cunningham, aged 28 years, a widow from Ingham and daughter of John Driffill (occ. bricklayer), were married in the Free Methodist Chapel according to the rites and ceremonies of the United Methodist Free Churches by certificate, by Minister George Turner. The marriage was witnessed by [Rebecca's father] John Driffill and Hannah Maria Driffill.
to Rebecca Driffill
Census 2 Apr 1871 Normanby by Spital, Lincolnshire, Englandat a cottage in the village
William Overton (married; occ. plumber and glazier) was residing with his infant daughter Minnie, son-in-law George Cunningham, and unmarried sister Amelia Overton. It was recorded that William and his sister were born in Bardney, and Minnie was born in Normanby. Rebecca was not listed and may have been visiting someone at the time of the census.
with Rebecca Driffill
Census 3 Apr 1881 Islington, Middlesex, Englandat 3 York Rd., in All Saints eccl. parish, Thornhill municipal ward
William Overton (occ. dairyman) was residing with his wife Rebecca, daughter Minnie, son Harry, and niece Laura Bennly. It was recorded that the places of birth of William, Rebecca, Minnie, and Harry were Bardney, Wootton, Normanby, and London, respectively.
with Rebecca Driffill
Census 5 Apr 1891 Lambeth, London, Englandat 5 Church Rd., in St. Matthew eccl. parish, Brixton municipal ward
William H. Overton (occ. dairyman) was residing with his wife Rebecca, daughter Lillian G., sons Harry and William D., and servant Elizabeth Teesdale. His children were attending school (occ. “scholar”). It was recorded that the elder William was born in Branston Fen, Lincolnshire, and his sons were born in Lambeth, London.
with Rebecca Driffill
Census 31 Mar 1901 Lambeth, London, Englandat 24 Herne Hill, in St. Paul eccl. parish, Herne Hill municipal ward
William H. Overton (occ. dairy company director) was residing with his wife Rebecca, daughter Lillian G., sons Harry and William D. (both occ. clerk of dairy company), cook Mary Doughty, housemaid Bertha Allen, and groom William Hackney. It was recorded that the elder William was born in Bardney, and Rebecca was born in Nyham, Lincolnshire.
with Rebecca Driffill
Census[5] 2 Apr 1911 Margate, Kent, Englandat 11 Crawford Gardens
William Hall Overton (widower; occ. dairy company director) was residing with his unmarried daughter Lillian Grace Overton and married niece Laura Kirby. It was stated that his place of birth was Branston, and 3 of William's 4 children were living.
Death[6][7] 19 Sep 1918 Beckenham, Kent, Englandat 507 Croydon Rd. (at home)
age 70
Probate[7] 3 Jan 1919 London, EnglandProbate to William Driffit Overton and George Cartwright Cunningham (both occ. dairyman), effects in the amount of £3574 7s 7d.
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Church of England. Parish Church of Bardney (Lincolnshire). Parish registers, 1653-1976. (Lincoln: Lincolnshire Archives, 1990), Lincolnshire Archives: BARDNEY PAR 1/14 (Baptisms 1845-1876), p 14, no 106.
  2. 2.0 2.1 “William Overton”, in General Register Office. England and Wales. Civil Registration Certificates. (London, United Kingdom: General Register Office), 14: 512, Lincoln, registered 20 April 1848.
    Certificate of birth registered in Lincoln, 20 April 1848, by Emma Overton, mother.
  3. ED 28b, Bardney parish, Lincolnshire, in General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) HO 107/1466-2531 Census Returns: 1851 Census Schedules, HO 107/2104 (FHL #87733), f 416, p 18, household 68, George Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].
  4. ED 16, Bardney parish, Lincolnshire, in General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 9 General Register Office: 1861 Census Schedules, RG 9/2356 (FHL #542958), f 4, p 1, household 5, George Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].
  5. ED 16, Margate parish, Kent, in General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 14 General Register Office: 1911 Census Schedules, RG 14/4498, sched no 163, William Hall Overton household, [digital image, Ancestry.com].
  6. 6.0 6.1 “William H. Overton”, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Death Index. (London, United Kingdom: General Register Office, 1837-Present), 2a: 586, Bromley, registered Q3, 1918.
  7. 7.0 7.1 “William Hall Overton”, in England and Wales. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1858 onwards, Wills and Administrations, 1919, “O”, p 504.