William King1

#20199, b. 20 June 1815, d. September 1890

Individual's Timeline

Birthbetween 1812 and 1815William King1
Christening20 June 1815William King2
Marriage6 May 1838William King1,3
Marriage16 October 1845John Preston Easter4
Death of Mother15 May 1850Sarah King5
Marriage of DaughterMarch 1864Mary Ann King
Death of Father19 August 1864Matthew King1,4
Marriage of DaughterSeptember 1864Elizabeth Jane King
Marriage of Son19 November 1864William Teasdale King6,7,8,3
Marriage of Daughter18 November 1881Emma Ellen King9
Death16 July 1890William King4
Death RegSeptember 1890William King10

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

  • Occupation: William was a sailor or mariner, then later a victualler, then a master gardener, a maltster and a shopkeeper. Possibly the master of the Charlotte who was involved (as a 'passenger') in the death of a beachman in December 1852 on Yarmouth Beach.
  • Residence: In 1838 William lived in Mews Half Row, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.11

Census details

Children of William King and Elizabeth Larn Teasdell


  1. Letter, Jean Eastoe to Shirley Elrick, dec 2007.
  2. Free parish registers, online http://www.freereg.org.uk,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     1567
    BaptismDate     20 Jun 1815
    Forename     Willm
    Sex     M
    FatherForename     Matthew
    MotherForename     Sarah
    FatherSurname     KING
    Abode     Yarmouth
    FatherOccupation     Sailor
    FileNumber     17427.
  3. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  4. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, Copy received from Jean Eastoe.
  5. Website Ancestry.com (http://www.ancestry.com).
  6. Letter, Jean Eastoe to Shirley Elrick, 11/4/1999.
  7. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com
  8. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  9. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, KING      Emma Ellen            Yarmouth      4b     11.
  10. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Name:      William King
    Estimated birth year:      abt 1814
    Year of Registration:      1890
    Quarter of Registration:      Jul-Aug-Sep
    Age at Death:      76
    District:      Yarmouth (1837-1924)
    County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      2.
  11. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     152
    MarriageDate     06 May 1838
    GroomForename     William
    GroomSurname     KING
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Sailor
    GroomAbode     Mews Half Row
    BrideForename     Elizabeth Larn
    BrideSurname     TEASDELL
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     Gentlewoman
    BrideAbode     Lion & Lamb Row
    GroomFatherForename     Matthew
    GroomFatherSurname     KING
    GroomFatherOccupation     Carter
    BrideFatherForename     John
    BrideFatherSurname     TEASDELL
    BrideFatherOccupation     Rope maker
    WitnessOneForename     John
    WitnessOneSurname     TEASDELL
    WitnessTwoForename     Sarah
    WitnessTwoSurname     BISHOP
    Notes     Groom marked x
    FileNumber     309.
  12. Census data as per CD, Piece: RG9/1190 Place: Yarmouth Southern -Norfolk Enumeration District: 2
    Civil Parish: Great Yarmouth Ecclesiastical Parish: Christchurch
    Folio: 32 Page: 19 Schedule: 77
    Address: Gaol Street

    Surname, First name(s), Rel, Status, Sex, Age, Occupation, Where Born,      
    KING, William, Head, M, M, 46, Victualler, Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, Elizabeth, Wife, M, F, 40, - Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, Elizabeth J, Dau, U, F, 19, House Servant, Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, Mary Ann, Dau, U, F, 18, Dressmaker's Appr, Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, Alice S, Dau, U, F, 9, Scholar, Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, Emily, Dau, U, F, 8, Scholar, Norfolk - Yarmouth                 
    KING, John T, Son, U, M, 3, Scholar, Norfolk - Yarmouth.           
  13. Census data as per CD, Household: William KING, Head, M, Male, 66, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk, England       Shopkeeper      
    Elizabeth KING, Wife, M, Female, 60, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk, England            
    Emma KING, Daur, U, Female, 17, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk, England       House Assistant      
    Elizabeth DYBALL, Visitor, Female, 14, Gt Yarmouth, Norfolk, England       Scholar      
    Maria DAVEY, Boarder, W, Female, 77, Caister, Norfolk, England       Formerly A Nurse      

    Source Information:
         Dwelling      20 Middlegate Street
         Census Place      Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Family History Library Film      1341461
         Public Records Office Reference      RG11
         Piece / Folio      1909 / 25
         Page Number      5.