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William James Moran (1871 - abt. 1899)

William James Moran
Born in Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdommap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
[children unknown]
Died about at about age 27 [location unknown]
Profile last modified | Created 31 Dec 2009
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This profile is part of the Moran Name Study.

William James Moran was born on 17 May 1871 in Burslem, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, son of James Moran (1834–1904) and Ann Fox (~1839– ). He was baptized on 31 Jan 1882 in St. Paul's, Burslem, Staffordshire. His parents were James and Ann Moran.[1]

William married Elizabeth Upton (born in 1876).[2] [3]

In the 1881 England census, William J Moran (born about 1872 in Burslem, Staffordshire) was living with his parents James Moran (born about 1835 in Burslem) and Ann Moran in Burslem, Staffordshire. His siblings were Sarah A (about 1867), Eliza (about 1869), John (about 1875) and William (about 1878).[4]

There appear to be a few William James Moran in this place and time. A plausible marriage record is the following: William James Moran (born about 1872) married Elizabeth Upton (born about 1876) on 1 March 1896 in St John, Burslem, Stafford, England. Their fathers were James Moran and William Upton.[2][3]

William passed away about 1899, aged about 27.


  1. "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975," database, FamilySearch ( : 6 December 2014), William James Moran, 31 Jan 1882; citing , reference item 12 p 66; FHL microfilm 1,278,930.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2014), William James Moran and Elizabeth Upton, 01 Mar 1896; citing St John, Burslem, Stafford, England, reference ; FHL microfilm 1,278,929.
  3. 3.0 3.1 "England Marriages, 1538–1973 ," database, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2014), William James Moran and Elizabeth Upton, 01 Mar 1896; citing St.John, Burslem, Stafford, England, reference Item 1; FHL microfilm 1,278,929.
  4. William J Moran. Class: RG11; Piece: 2712; Folio: 29; Page: 6; GSU roll: 1341650. 1881 England Census [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations Inc, 2004.

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