William Postle

#19936, b. 22 December 1873, d. 1 March 1919

Individual's Timeline

Birth22 December 1873William Postle1
Birth RegMarch 1874William Postle2
Christening6 March 1874William Postle1
Marr RegSeptember 1901William Postle3
Death RegMarch 1919William Postle4
Death1 March 1919William Postle

Primary events

  • Birth: William Postle was born on 22 December 1873 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: William's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1874 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2
  • Christening: He was christened on 6 March 1874 in St Nicholas Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.1
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of William and Martha Wade was registered in the quarter ended September 1901 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.3
  • Death Reg: William's death was registered in the quarter ended in March 1919 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. (His age calculates to 45 years and 2 months).4
  • Death: William died on 1 March 1919 in Caister Beach, Caister-on-sea, Norfolk, England, found drowned. Usually lived in Row 136, and had been out of work since loosing an eye in a fight. He was not seen after 11th Jan, but not reported missing for 2 weeks. Inquest was accidently drowned. (Aged 45 years, 2 months and 7 days, worked back from recorded birth date).
  • Burial: He was buried on 8 March 1919 in Caister Borough Cemetery, C683, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.5

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was an errand boy in 1891 and later a porter.

Census details

Children of William Postle and Martha Wade

Citations

  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk, Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1291
    DateOfBirth     22 Dec 1873
    BaptismDate     06 Mar 1874
    Forename     William
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     William
    MotherForename     Ellen
    FatherSurname     POSTLE
    MotherSurname     
    Abode     Yarmouth
    FatherOccupation     Labourer
    Notes     
    FileNumber     9601.
  2. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      WILLIAM
    Last name      POSTLE
    Birth year      1874
    Birth quarter      1
    Registration month      -
    Mother's last name      -
    District      YARMOUTH
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4B
    Page      18
    Record set      England & Wales births 1837-2006
    Category      Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Record collection      Births & baptisms
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  3. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, First name(s)      WILLIAM
    Last name      POSTLE
    Marriage quarter      3
    Marriage year      1901
    Registration month      -
    MarriageFinder™      WILLIAM POSTLE married one of these people
    MARTHA WADE, ALICE REEVE
    Spouse's last name      -
    District      YARMOUTH
    District number      -
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4B
    Page      39
    Record set      England & Wales marriages 1837-2008
    Category      Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Record collection      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  4. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au,
    First name(s)      WILLIAM
    Last name      POSTLE
    Gender      Male
    Birth day      -
    Birth month      -
    Birth year      1875
    Age      44
    Death quarter      1
    Death year      1919
    District      YARMOUTH
    County      Norfolk
    Volume      4B
    Page      46
    Country      England
    Record set      England & Wales deaths 1837-2007
    Category      Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Subcategory      Deaths & burials
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  5. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Name:     Violet Ethel Angel
    Death Age:     34
    Birth Date:     abt 1885
    Death Date:     abt 1919
    Death Place:     179, Palgrave Road
    Burial Date:     8 1919
    Burial Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Cemetery Section:     C.
    Grave Number:     252
    Interment Number:     3756
    Cemetery Notes:     Consecrated."
  6. Census data as per CD, Edward Postle      4
    Ellen Postle      36
    Ellen Postle      9
    Maud Postle      
    Rose Postle      2
    William Postle      36
    William Postle      7.