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William Burton (1844 - aft. 1911)

William Burton
Born in Brighton, Sussex, England, United Kingdommap
Son of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Husband of — married 1 Mar 1865 in Coppenhall, Cheshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died after [location unknown]
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William was born in 1844. He was the son of James Burton.

He married Eliza Chorley (daughter of Robert and Margaret Chorley) on 1 March 1865 at Coppenhall, Cheshire, England.[1]

They had three children; James, Ellen and Kate.

UK Census Date 1871: Living with his wife and two young children in Monks Coppenhall, Cheshire, England. Aged 27.

Occupation: Engine Fitter

UK Census Date 1881: Living in Canal Street, St Peter, Derbyshire, England with his wife Eliza and three children. Aged 36. Also in the household were two boarders.

Occupation: Locomotive Engine Fitter

UK Census Date 1911: Recorded in the household of his married daughter Kate "Kitty" Stewart in Liscard, Egremont Wallasey, Cheshire, England, along with his wife Eliza. Aged 68.

Unknown when he passed away.


  1. "England, Cheshire Parish Registers, 1538-2000," database, FamilySearch ( : 7 December 2017), William Burton and Eliza Chorley, 01 Mar 1865, Marriage; citing item 1 p 138, , Coppenhall, Cheshire, England, Record Office, Chester; FHL microfilm 2,093,673.

Census Records

  • "England and Wales Census, 1881," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 December 2017), William Burton, St Peter, Derbyshire, England; from "1881 England, Scotland and Wales Census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing p. 32, Piece/Folio 3395/42, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey; FHL microfilm 101,774,991.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 2 August 2017), William Burton in household of Charles Stewart, Liscard, Egremont Wallasey, Cheshire, England; from "1911 England and Wales census,"

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