William Blake

#20535, b. 1832, d. June 1922

Individual's Timeline

Birth1832William Blake
Marr RegDecember 1849William Blake1
Death of Father18 December 1870William Blake2
Marriage of DaughterDecember 1876Mary Ann Blake3
Marriage of Son16 November 1879Frederick Isaac Blake4,5
Death of Mother26 August 1890Elizabeth Kippen2
Marriage of SonSeptember 1890Charles Isaac Blake6
Death28 April 1922William Blake7
Death RegJune 1922William Blake

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was a fish dealer, a fisherman, a waterman and by 1901 a fish house labourer.

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Children of William Blake and Caroline Watson


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Watson      Caroline            Yarmouth      13     975.
  2. Letter, Jean Eastoe to Shirley Elrick, 11/4/1999.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Flegg 4b/25.
  4. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     150
    MarriageDate     16 Nov 1879
    GroomForename     Frederick Isaac
    GroomSurname     BLAKE
    GroomAge     19
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Fisherman
    GroomAbode     N Quay
    BrideForename     Martha
    BrideSurname     PAYNE
    BrideAge     19
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Row
    GroomFatherForename     William
    GroomFatherSurname     BLAKE
    GroomFatherOccupation     Shrimper
    BrideFatherForename     Richard
    BrideFatherSurname     PAYNE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Blacksmith
    WitnessOneForename     Robert
    WitnessOneSurname     JACKSON
    WitnessTwoForename     Hannah
    WitnessTwoSurname     JACKSON
    FileNumber     3567.
  5. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, BLAKE, Frederick Isaac     Age:     19     Marriage
         Wife:     Martha PAYNE     Age:     19
         Marriage Date:     16 Nov 1879     Recorded in:     Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
                   Collection:     St Nicholas
         Husband's Father:     William BLAKE
         Wife's Father:     Richard PAYNE
    Source:     FHL Film 1526458     Dates:     1877 - 1886.
  6. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Blake      Charles George            Yarmouth      4b     25.
  7. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com) "Name:     William Blake
    Death Age:     93
    Death Place:     Infirmary
    Burial Date:     4 May
    Burial Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Cemetery Section:     A.
    Grave Number:     436
    Interment Number:     4532
    Cemetery Notes:     Consecrated."
  8. International Genealogical Index (IGI), England, Norfolk Register of Electors, 1844-1952
    Northern division
    Image 118.