William Morris Symonds

#25904, b. June 1857, d. June 1915

Individual's Timeline

Christening13 July 1856William Morris Symonds1
Birth RegJune 1857William Morris Symonds2
Marr RegDecember 1886William Morris Symonds3
Deathbetween 1891 and 1901Annie Symonds
Marr RegDecember 1901William Morris Symonds4
Death4 April 1915William Morris Symonds5
Probate24 April 1915William Morris Symonds5
Death RegJune 1915William Morris Symonds6

Primary events

  • Christening: William Morris Symonds was christened on 13 July 1856 in All Saints' Church, Necton, Norfolk, England.1
  • Birth Reg: William's birth was registered in the quarter ended in June 1857 in the Swaffham, Necton registration district.2
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of William and Annie Darsley was registered in the quarter ended December 1886 in the Swaffham registration district.3
  • (Widow) Death: In 1891-1901 William was left a widower by the death of Annie Symonds.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of William and Rhoda Cook was registered in the quarter ended December 1901 in the Swaffham registration district.4
  • Death: William died on 4 April 1915 in Robin Hood Inn, Great Cressingham, Norfolk, England, (Aged 57 years and 10 months, worked back from recorded birth date).5
  • Probate: His estate was probated on 24 April 1915. Rhoda Symonds was named as an executor. The executor was Rhoda his widow. His effects were £107.5
  • Death Reg: William's death was registered in the quarter ended in June 1915 in the Swaffham, Necton registration district, aged 58. (His age calculates to 58 years).6

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was a bricklayers labourer early on and later a carpenter 'on the estate'. In 1911 he was an innkeeper.

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: According to the Norfolk Public Houses site http://www.norfolkpubs.co.uk William took over the license in 1908, and Rhoda took over from him after he died. She was the Innkeeper until 1937..

Family of William Morris Symonds and Annie Darsley

Children of William Morris Symonds and Rhoda Cook

Citations

  1. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Necton
    Church     All Saints
    RegisterNumber     500
    DateOfBirth     
    BaptismDate     13 Jul 1856
    Forename     William Morris
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Robert
    MotherForename     Mary
    FatherSurname     SYMONDS
    MotherSurname     SYMONDS
    Abode     Necton
    FatherOccupation     Bricklayer
    Notes     
    FileNumber     838.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, William Morris Symonds
    Year of Registration:      1856
    Quarter of Registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    District:      Swaffham
    County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      4[0_][35].
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Swaffham Dec 1886 4b/956.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Cook      Rhoda            Swaffham      4b     1025.
  5. Website Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations),1861-1941 (http://search.ancestry.com.au) "William Morris Symonds
    Probate Date:      24 Apr 1915
    Death Date:      4 Apr 1915
    Death Place:      Norfolk, England
    Registry:      London."
  6. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com,      William M Symonds
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1857
    Year of Registration:      1915
    Quarter of Registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    Age at Death:      58
    District:      Swaffham
    County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      401.