Person:William Overton (23)

Watchers
m. 10 Jun 1805
  1. William Overton1806 - 1892
  2. Sarah Overton1809 -
  3. Rebecca Overton1811 - 1842
  4. James Overton1814 - 1889
  5. John Overton1817 -
  6. Mary Overton1820 - 1842
  7. Elizabeth Overton1822 - 1823
  8. Richard Overton1824 - 1825
  9. Hannah Overton1827 - 1872
  10. Ann Overton1830 - 1925
Facts and Events
Name[1] William Overton
Gender Male
Baptism[1] 28 Sep 1806 Donington on Bain, Lincolnshire, EnglandWilliam, son of John and Mary Overton, was baptized.
Census 6 Jun 1841 Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, EnglandWilliam Overton (occ. ag. labourer) was residing with [wife] Elizabeth, [son] John, [daughter] Sarah, [daughter] Mary, [son] James, and [daughter] Hannah. (No relationships are recorded in this census.) All were stated to have been born in Lincolnshire.
with Elizabeth Bates
Census 30 Mar 1851 Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, Englandin village of Skellingthorpe
William Overton (occ. ag. labourer) was residing with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Hannah, daughter Rebecca, son William (occ. “scholar”), daughter Emma, son George, and daughter Elizabeth. The place of birth for William and Elizabeth was recorded as Donington and Canwick, respectively. The children were all stated to have been born in Skellingthorpe.
with Elizabeth Bates
Census 7 Apr 1861 Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, Englandin a cottage
William Overton (occ. wood laborer) was residing with his wife Elizabeth, daughter Hannah (occ. house servant), son George (occ. ag. laborer), daughter Ann (occ. “scholar”), and granddaughter Sarah J. The place of birth for William and Elizabeth was recorded as Donington and Canwick, respectively. The children were all stated to have been born in Skellingthorpe.
with Elizabeth Bates
Census 2 Apr 1871 Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, Englandin village of Skellingthorpe
William Overton (occ. “woodman”) was residing with his wife Elizabeth and grandson John B. (occ. “scholar”). The place of birth for William, Elizabeth, and John was recorded as Donington on Bain, Canwick, and Skellingthorpe, respectively.
with Elizabeth Bates
Census 3 Apr 1881 Skellingthorpe, Lincolnshire, Englandin village of Skellingthorpe
William Overton (occ. ag. labourer) was residing with his wife Elizabeth, son William (occ. ag. labourer), daughter-in-law [and the younger William's wife] Rebecca, and granddaughter [by William and Rebecca] Annie. The place of birth for William and Elizabeth was recorded as Donington and Canwick, respectively.
with Elizabeth Bates
Census[3] 5 Apr 1891 Lincoln, Lincolnshire, Englandat Union Workhouse, in the civil parish of St. Paul
William Overton (widower; occ. farm labourer) was recorded as an inmate. His place of birth was stated to be Donington on Bain.
Death[2] 1892 Lincoln (registration district), Lincolnshire, Englandage 86
References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1806 (mixed records), in Church of England. Parish Church of Donington on Bain. Parish registers, 1655-1961. (Lincoln: Lincolnshire Archives Office, 1988), Lincolnshire Archives: DONINGTON ON BAIN PAR 1/2 (Baptisms & Burials 1768-1812), p 29.

    “William Son of John & Mary Overton baptized Septr 28th.”

  2. “William Overton”, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Death Index. (London, United Kingdom: General Register Office, 1837-Present), 7a: 312, Lincoln, registered Q4, 1892.
  3. Union Workhouse, Upper Ward of Lincoln, St. Paul parish, Lincolnshire, in General Register Office. The National Archives (TNA): Public Record Office (PRO) RG 12 General Register Office: 1891 Census Schedules, RG 12/2595 (FHL #6097705), f 99, p 3, ln 4, William Overton, [digital image, Ancestry.com].