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James Williams (1863)

James Williams
Born in Moreton Pinkney, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdommap [uncertain]
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James was born in 1863. He was the son of farmer Joseph Williams and Mary Anne Gilkes.[1][2]

He married Elizabeth Ann Barber on 30 December 1890 at St Giles, Northamptonshire.[2]

Research Notes

Elizabeth's father was given as labourer Thomas Barber at their marriage.


  1. England & Wales General Register Office, GRO Online Index - Birth ( : accessed 23 Sep 2021), database entry for WILLIAMS, JAMES (Mother's maiden surname: GILKES). GRO Reference: 1863 D Quarter in BRACKLEY Volume 03B Page 14.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754 - 1912", Northampton St Giles, Parish Register 1885 - 1897, Marriages 1890, Page 219, Entry 432, James Williams, age 27, Boot Manufacturer, Father Joseph Williams, Farmer and Elizabeth Ann Barber, age 24, Father Thomas Barber, Labourer: Northamptonshire, England, Church of England Marriages, 1754-1912 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2014.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1901," database, FamilySearch ( : 21 May 2019), James Williams, Walsall Wood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom; from "1901 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing Aldridge subdistrict, PRO RG 13, The National Archives, Kew, Surrey.
  • "England and Wales Census, 1911," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 July 2019), James Williams, Walsall Wood, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom; from "1911 England and Wales census," database and images, findmypast ( : n.d.); citing PRO RG 14, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.

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You may like to check his birth and death dates (1863-1869) as it says he died aged 6, yet got married and had children of his own?
posted by Ros Haywood

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