William PRIOR

b. 5 June 1816
Father*William PRIOR b. c 1782, d. 20 Dec 1844
Mother*Hannah (?) b. c 1784, d. 13 Aug 1858
Birth*William PRIOR was born on 5 June 1816 at Addington, Surrey.1 
BaptismHe was baptized on 12 June 1816 at St Mary the Blessed Virgin, Addington.1 
Occupation*He was a Ploughman in 1838 at Addington, Surrey.2 
Marriage*He married Alice REEVES, daughter of Jeremiah REEVES and Ann LETTINGTON, on 29 July 1838 at St John the Baptist Church, Croydon, Surrey, England.2,3 
Census*William PRIOR appeared on the census of 7 June 1841 at Addington, Surrey, England;

1841 Census Information
Place: Spring Park Lodge, Addington
Name Age Sex Born In County? Occupation
William PRIOR 26 M Y Ag Lab
Alice PRIOR 26 F N -
Eliza PRIOR 2 F Y -.4

 
OccupationHe was a Labourer in 1848 at Addington, Surrey.5 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 at 17 Heathfield, Addington, Surrey, England;

1851 Census Information:
Place: 17 Heathfield, Addington
Name Age Marr Sex Birthplace Occ Rel
William PRIOR 35 Y M Surrey, Addington Ag Lab Head
Alice PRIOR 35 Y M Kent, Farnborough - Wife
Eliza G. PRIOR 12 N F Surrey, Addington At Home Daur
Elizabeth PRIOR 8 N F Surrey, Addington Scholar Daur
Annie PRIOR 5 N F Surrey, Addington Scholar Daur
James H. PRIOR 2 N M Surrey, Addington At Home Son
Fredrick WALDEN 30 N M Surrey, Addington Game Keeper Lodger.6

 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 7 April 1861 at Selsdon Road, Addington, Surrey;

1861 Census Information:
Place Cottage No 1, Selsdon Road, Addington, Surrey
Ref: RG9/447/8, Page: 11;
Name Age Marr Sex Birthplace Occ Rel
William PRIOR 46 Y M Surrey, Addington Ag Lab Head
Alice R. PRIOR 48 Y F Kent, Farnborough - Wife
Eliza BROOKS 23 Y F Surrey, Addington Dressmaker Daur
James PRIOR 12 N M Surrey, Addington Shepherd Boy Son
Alice PRIOR 9 N F Surrey, Addington Scholar Daur
Emma PRIOR 6 N F Surrey, Addington Scholar Daur
Stephen NORTH 22 N M Hants, Odiham Ag Lab Lodger.7

 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 2 April 1871 at Selsdon Road, Addington;

1871 Census Information:
Place: Selsdon Road, Addington
Ref: RG10/839/7/11
Name Age Marr Sex Birthplace Occ Rel
William PRIOR 55 Y M Addington, Surrey Ag Lab Head
Alice PRIOR 55 Y F Farnborough, Kent - Wife
Emma PRIOR 16 N F Addington, Surrey - Daughter
Elizabeth A Brooks 10 N F Addington, Surrey Scholar Grand Daughter.8

 
OccupationHe was a Labourer in 1877.9 
CensusHe appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 at 4 Haling Rd, Croydon, Surrey, England;

1881 Census:
Place: 4 Haling Rd, Croydon, Surrey, England
Ref: PRO Ref RG11/0808/63, Page 39
Name Marr Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
William PRIOR M 67 M Addington, Surrey Lab Head
Alice PRIOR M 67 F Farnborough, Kent - Wife
Alice PRIOR - 29 F Addington, Surrey Dom Serv Cook Dau
Elizabeth A. BROOKS - 19 F Addington, Surrey Dom Serv Gen Grand Dau
Elizabeth HOWICK - 38 F Addington, Surrey - Dau, Handicap: Blind 3yrs
Alice HOWICK - 10 F Sanderstead, Surrey Scholar Dau
William PRIOR - 37 M Tuesly, Hampshire Lab Lodger.10

 
Burial*He was buried on 8 December 1884 at Addington, Surrey, England; Probable burial entry at Addington:
William Prior, aged 69, 8th December 1884. 

Family

Alice REEVES b. before 20 August 1815, d. 1894
Marriage*He married Alice REEVES, daughter of Jeremiah REEVES and Ann LETTINGTON, on 29 July 1838 at St John the Baptist Church, Croydon, Surrey, England.2,3 
Children
Last Edited28 May 2011

Citations

  1. Transcript of the Parish Register of Addington, Surrey, unknown period (unknown repository, unknown repository reference.)
  2. Copy marriage certificate (General Register Office) "unknown cd."
  3. International Genealogical Index (IGI) compiled by the The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, http://www.familysearch.org, Version 2.5.0 (2005). Unknown cd.
  4. Online image of the 1841 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  5. Birth Certificate of Child ,.
  6. Online image of the 1851 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  7. Online image of the 1861 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Source Ref: Class: RG9; Piece: 447; Folio: 8; Page: 11;."
  8. Online image of the 1871 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  9. Marriage Certificate of Child ,.
  10. Online image of the 1881 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)