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William Telfer Knox (1883 - 1969)

William Telfer Knox
Born in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England, United Kingdommap
Husband of [private wife (unknown - unknown)]
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Father of , [private son (unknown - unknown)], [private son (unknown - unknown)], [private son (unknown - unknown)] and [private daughter (1900s - 1980s)]
Died at about age 86 in Rochdale, Lancashire, England, United Kingdommap
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William Telfer was born in 1883 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England. [1]

In the 1901 England and Wales Census, he was living with his family in Whitehaven and was working as a Joiner. [2]

In the 1939 England and Wales Register he was living in Rochdale, Lancashire and was working as a Carpenter/Joiner. His household consisted of his wife Annie and son William. [3]

He died in 1969 in Rochdale. [4]


  1. England and Wales General Register Office GRO Online Index Birth ( for Knox, William Telfer N Mother's maiden name Telfer GRO Reference: 1883 S Quarter in Whitehaven Volume 10B Page 592 General Register Office, Southport, England. (Accessed July 3 2021)
  2. 1901 England Census for William Knox Cumberland, Whitehaven, Whitehaven, District 01 at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  3. 1939 England and Wales Register for William T Knox, Lancashire, Rochdale CB, NNID at (Accessed July 3 2021)
  4. Free BMD Death record for Knox William Telfer DoB 4JY1883 in ROCHDALE Volume 10F Page 866 at (Accessed July 3 2021)

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William Telfer Knox, born about 1884 in Whitehaven, Cumberland, England. Listed in the 1891 England census as living with his parents Robert and Jane Knox. Source: 1891 England census, Whitehaven Sub-registration district.
posted by Paul Gierszewski

Rejected matches › William Knox III (abt.1640-)

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