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William Cornelius Coley (1907 - 1961)

William Cornelius Coley
Born in Netherton, Worcestershire, Englandmap
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Died in Cradley Heath, Staffordshire, Englandmap
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William was born in 1907, the son of Samuel Coley and Charlotte Grainger. He passed away in 1961.

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Born 3 Nov 1907 • Netherton, Dudley, Worcestershire, England.[1]

Married 1937 • Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England.[2]

Died 12 Sep 1961 • 25 St Annes Road Cradley Heath, Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England.[3] [4]


2 Apr 1911 • 7 Birch Terrace Netherton, Dudley, Worcestershire, England. S/o Samuel and Charlotte Coley as William Cornelieus Coley b: Netherton 1908.[5]
29 Sep 1939 • 25 Dudley Wood Road Rowley Regis, Staffordshire, England. Furnace Builder (Heavy Work). H/o Flossie E B Coley as William C Coley b: 3 Nov 1902.[6]


  1. England & Wales, Civil Registration Birth Index, 1837-1915; Name: William Cornelius Coley, Registration Year: 1907, Registration Quarter: Oct-Nov-Dec, Registration district: Dudley, Inferred County: Staffordshire, Volume: 6c, Page: 116.
  2. England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1916-2005; Name: William C Coley, Registration Date: Jul 1937, Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep, Registration district: Rowley Regis, Inferred County: Staffordshire, Spouse: Flossie E B Woodall, Volume Number: 6b, Page number: 2780.
  3. England & Wales, Civil Registration Death Index, 1916-2007; Name: William C Coley, Death Age: 53, Birth Date: 1908, Registration Date: Jul 1961, Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep, Registration district: Rowley Regis, Inferred County: Staffordshire, Volume: 9b, Page: 247.
  4. England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941; Name: William Cornelius Coley, Death Date: 12 Sep 1961, Death Place: Staffordshire, Stafford, England, Probate Date: 26 Sep 1963, Probate Registry: London, England. "COLEY, William Cornelius of 25 St. Annes Road Cradley Heath Staffordshire died 12 September 1961 Administration (with Will) London 26 September to Robert William Coley chemist. Effects 3891. 13s."
  5. 1911 England Census; The National Archives of the UK (TNA) Series RG14, 1911.
  6. 1939 England and Wales Register; The National Archives; Kew, London, England; 1939 Register; Reference: RG 101/5418F.


Profile created from Ancestry records by Jenny Grainger on 29 Jan 2021.

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