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William Briers (1848 - 1929)

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William Briers
Born in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
Husband of — married 26 Apr 1869 in Prescot, Lancashire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
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Contents

Biography

William Briers was a son of John Briers and Ann (Smith) Briers.[1]

Birth

He was born 18 February 1848 at Knobstick Hall, Sutton, St Helens, Lancashire, England.[1][2]

Marriage

  1. William Briers married Margaret Pinnington 26 April 1869 at the Parish Church of St Mary, Prescot, Lancashire, England.[3][4]
  2. He married Mary Jane Ashcroft between October and December 1902 in the registration district of Prescot (Lancashire), England. [5]

Residence

  • 1851 at Old Burtonwood Colliery, Sutton, St Helens, Lancashire.[6]
  • 1861 at Knobstick Hall, Sutton, St Helens, Lancashire.[7]
  • 1871 at Russell Street, St Helens, Lancashire.[8]
  • 1881 to 1911 at Jockeys Brow, Sutton, St Helens, Lancashire.[9][10][11][12]

Occupation

Death

William Briers died 19 January 1929 at Merton Bank Road, St Helens, Lancashire [13] and was buried 23 January 1929 in St Helens Cemetery.[14] He was 80 years of age.[15]

Research Notes

  • Do not confuse with William Briers, baptised 16 Jan 1848, son of James Briers.
  • Not seen in National Probate Calendar

Source Extracts

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 General Register, Certified Copy of an Entry of Birth for William Briers, 1848; digital image in "Tobin Family Tree", public member tree, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/ : accessed 1 Oct 2017), William Briers 1848-1929.
  2. General Register Office, England & Wales Civil Registration Birth Index (London England), 1848, Jan-Mar quarter, William Briers, Prescot district; digital image, FreeBMD (https://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 4 Dec 2018), image 1848B1-B-0389.
  3. Parish Church of St Mary (Prescot, Lancashire, England), Register of Marriages 1868-1878, p. 43, no. 85, 26 Apr 1869, William Briers and Margaret Pinnington; "Lancashire, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1936", digital images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/ : accessed 15 Dec 2018), path: Parish Registers > Marriage > Prescot, St Mary > 1860-1869, image 307.
  4. General Register Office, England & Wales Civil Registration Marriage Index (London England), 1869, Apr-Jun quarter, William Briers & Margaret Pinnington, Prescot district; digital images, FreeBMD (https://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 15 Dec 2018), images 1869M2-B-0025 & 1869M2-P-0162.
  5. General Register Office, England & Wales Civil Registration Marriage Index (London England), 1902, Oct-Dec quarter, William Briers & Mary Jane Ashcroft, Prescot district; digital images, FreeBMD (https://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 15 Dec 2018), images 1902M4-B-0043 & 1902M4-A-0009.
  6. Census returns of England and Wales, 1851, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. HO107/2195, fo. 212, p. 8, sched. 304, household of John Briers; "1851 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 6 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > Sutton > St Helens > 2a, image 93.
  7. Census returns of England and Wales, 1861, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG9/2753, fo. 93, p. 15, sched. 63, household of John Briers; "1861 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 7 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > Sutton > District 18, image 80.
  8. 8.0 8.1 Census returns of England and Wales, 1871, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG10/3864, fo. 109, p. 58, sched. 303, household of William Briers; "1871 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 8 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > Eccleston > St Helens > District 15, image 57.
  9. 9.0 9.1 Census returns of England and Wales, 1881, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG11/3739, fo. 19, p. 32, sched. 170, household of William Briers; "1881 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/ : accessed 28 Aug 2018), path: Lancashire > Sutton > District 27, image 33.
  10. 10.0 10.1 Census returns of England and Wales, 1891, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG12/3025, fo. 45, p. 25, sched. 139, household of William Briers; "1891 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 10 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > Sutton > District 29, image 26.
  11. 11.0 11.1 Census returns of England and Wales, 1901, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG13/3527, fo. 75, p. 17, sched. 101, household of William Briers; "1901 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 11 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > St Helen > District 51, image 18.
  12. 12.0 12.1 Census returns of England and Wales, 1911, (Kew, Surrey, England : The National Archives of the UK), district Prescot [Lancashire], ref. RG14/22792, sched. 45, household of William Briers; "1911 England Census", digital images, Ancestry (https://ancestry.co.uk : accessed 11 Dec 2018), path: Lancashire > St Helens > 38, image 90.
  13. General Register Office, Certified Copy of an Entry of Death for William Briers; digital image in "Tobin Family Tree", public member tree, Ancestry (https://www.ancestry.co.uk/ : accessed 1 Oct 2017), William Briers 1848-1929.
  14. St. Helens Council, "Deceased Search", online database (https://www.sthelens.gov.uk/ : accessed 15 Dec 2018), William Briers, 1929.
  15. General Register Office, England & Wales Civil Registration Death Index (London England), 1929, Jan-Mar quarter, William Briers, Prescot district; digital image, FreeBMD (https://www.freebmd.org.uk : accessed 12 Dec 2018), image 1929D1-B-0146.

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