William Richard BELL

Male 1865 - 1942  (76 years)    Has 2 ancestors and 7 descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name William Richard BELL 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born 21 Mar 1865  Sheppey Reg Dist, Sheppey, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: BELL, William Richard q2 1865 Sheppey RD 2A 694; GRO online index shows mother's maiden name as Worsfold
      Actual date from the 1939 register
    Gender Male 
    Died Dec Q 1942  Chatham Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Bell, William R q4 1942 aged 77 Chatham RD 2a 1468; GRO online index shows middle name as Richard     
    Person ID I17904  Teresa's tree | Descendants of George Goatham and Ann nee Winch
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2019 

    Father John BELL,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth WORSFOLD,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Married 3 Dec 1860  St. John the Evangelist’s Church, Lambeth, London, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Bell, John to Worsfold, Elizabeth q4 1860 Lambeth RD 1d 476
      Details from PR entry (image on Ancestry, viewed 31 Aug 2019)
    Children
    +1. William Richard BELL,   b. 21 Mar 1865, Sheppey Reg Dist, Sheppey, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Dec Q 1942, Chatham Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
     
    Family ID F11271    |  Family Chart

    Family Henrietta GOATHAM,   b. Jul 1865, Bredgar, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. Mar Q 1938, 75, Salisbury Road, Chatham, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married Abt 1886 
    • Given that Henrietta's son William was registered as a BELL when he was born I guess that she was in a relationship with a Mr Bell at the time, but there appears to have been no marriage, and by the time William was 3, when the 1891 census took place, Henrietta and William were back living with her parents.
      When he married William gave his father's name as John Henry GOATHAM. Those who were illegitimate often seem to have made up names to hide their illigetimacy, but were John Henry the Christian names of his real father?
      No, buying a copy of William's birth registration shows is father was William Richard BELL, and this cannot have been a husband invented by Henrietta for decency's sake as it was William Richard who registered his son's birth.
    Married?
    Children
    +1. William George Arthur GOATHAM,   b. 13 Jun 1887, 77, Hope Street, Sheerness, Sheppey, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jul 1972, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     
    Last Modified 1 Sep 2019 
    Family ID F7139    |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 21 Mar 1865 - Sheppey Reg Dist, Sheppey, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsChild - William George Arthur GOATHAM - 13 Jun 1887 - 77, Hope Street, Sheerness, Sheppey, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
    Link to Google MapsDied - Dec Q 1942 - Chatham Reg Dist, Kent, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location Link to Google Earth (if installed; see link below to install)
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