William married Eliza Willis in 1866 at Stockport, Cheshire. 
In 1911, William was a beer seller. He was aged 63, and living with his wife Eliza, aged 61 of Compstall, Cheshire and children Ethel and William Eric, aged 28 and 24 respectively. 
↑ "England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:2DCS-KT3 : 13 December 2014), William Heginbotham, 1866; from “England & Wales Marriages, 1837-2005,” database, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : 2012); citing 1866, quarter 2, vol. 8A, p. 83, Stockport, Cheshire, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.