William Smith, 1808

Name
William /Smith/
Given names
William
Surname
Smith
Birth 1808
Source: Census 1871
MarriageRuth TwichettView this family
Yes

British King
George III
from October 25, 1760 to January 29, 1820 (aged 12 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Cavendish-Bentinck
from March 31, 1807 to October 4, 1809 (aged 1 year)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Spencer Perceval
from October 4, 1809 to June 8, 1812 (aged 4 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Jenkinson
from June 8, 1812 to April 12, 1827 (aged 19 years)

Battle of Waterloo
The Duke of Wellington defeated Napoleon Bonaparte, ending the Napoleonic wars.
June 18, 1815 (aged 7 years)
Peterloo Massacre
Cavalry was used to disperse a large crowd who were demanding electoral reform. 15 were killed and hundreds injured.
August 16, 1819 (aged 11 years)
British King
George IV
from January 29, 1820 to June 26, 1830 (aged 22 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
George Canning
from April 12, 1827 to August 31, 1827 (aged 19 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Frederick John Robinson
from August 31, 1827 to January 22, 1828 (aged 20 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
from January 22, 1828 to November 22, 1830 (aged 22 years)

Birth of a sonThomas Smith
1833 (aged 25 years)
Birth of a daughterElizabeth Smith
1834 (aged 26 years)
British King
William IV
from June 26, 1830 to June 20, 1837 (aged 29 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Charles Grey
from November 22, 1830 to July 16, 1834 (aged 26 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Lamb
from July 16, 1834 to November 17, 1834 (aged 26 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Wellesley, Duke of Wellington
from November 17, 1834 to December 10, 1834 (aged 26 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Peel
from December 10, 1834 to April 18, 1835 (aged 27 years)

Birth of a sonWilliam Smith
1837 (aged 29 years)
Birth of a daughterChristina Smith
January 26, 1840 (aged 32 years)
Address: Forrey Green Sible Hedingham
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Lamb
from April 18, 1835 to August 30, 1841 (aged 33 years)

Birth of a sonRobert Smith
1843 (aged 35 years)
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Peel
from August 30, 1841 to June 30, 1846 (aged 38 years)

Birth of a sonArthur Smith
1846 (aged 38 years)
Census March 30, 1851 (aged 43 years)

1851 UK Census transcript - William Smith - Household Piece: 1784 Folio: 449 Page: 10 Registration District: Halstead Civil Parish: Sible Hedingham Peppers Farm, Sible Hedingham, Essex, England

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Smith Head S 43 M Farm Bailiff Essex, Great Samford
Ruth Twichett Wife S 44 F - Essex, Ashen
Thomas Smith Son S 18 M Agr Lab Essex, Sible Hedingham
Elizabeth Smith Daughter S 17 F Straw Platter Essex, Sible Hedingham
William Smith Son S 14 M Agr Lab Essex, Sible Hedingham
Christina Smith Daughter S 11 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham
Robert Smith Son S 8 M - Essex, Sible Hedingham
Arthur Smith Son S 5 M - Essex, Ridgwell
Martha Smith Daughter S 0m F - Essex, Sible Hedingham
Birth of a daughterMartha Smith
1851 (aged 43 years)
British Queen
Victoria
from June 20, 1837 to January 22, 1901 (aged 93 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from June 30, 1846 to February 20, 1852 (aged 44 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1852 to December 19, 1852 (aged 44 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
George Hamilton-Gordon
from December 19, 1852 to February 6, 1855 (aged 47 years)

The Crimean War from October 16, 1853 to March 30, 1856 (aged 48 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from February 6, 1855 to February 20, 1858 (aged 50 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from February 20, 1858 to June 12, 1859 (aged 51 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry John Temple
from June 12, 1859 to October 29, 1865 (aged 57 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
John Russell
from October 29, 1865 to June 28, 1866 (aged 58 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Edward Smith-Stanley
from June 28, 1866 to February 27, 1868 (aged 60 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 27, 1868 to December 3, 1868 (aged 60 years)

Census April 2, 1871 (aged 63 years)
Address: Blois End Way Sible Hedingham
Source: Census 1871

1871 UK Census transcript - William Smith - Household Piece: 1699 Folio: 56 Page: 10 Registration District: Halstead Civil Parish: Sible Hedingham Blois End Way, Sible Hedingham, Essex, England

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Smith Head M 63 M Agricultural Labourer Essex, Great Samford
Ruth Smith Wife M 65 F Labourer's Wife Essex, Ashen
Mary Ann Harrington Visitor (grandchild) S 11 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham
Emma Harrington Visitor (grandchild) S 9 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham
Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from December 3, 1868 to February 20, 1874 (aged 66 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Benjamin Disraeli
from February 20, 1874 to April 23, 1880 (aged 72 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from April 23, 1880 to February 1, 1886 (aged 78 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from February 1, 1886 to July 25, 1886 (aged 78 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from July 25, 1886 to August 15, 1892 (aged 84 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
William Ewart Gladstone
from August 15, 1892 to March 5, 1894 (aged 86 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Archibald Primrose
from March 5, 1894 to June 25, 1895 (aged 87 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Robert Gascoyne-Cecil
from June 25, 1895 to July 12, 1902 (aged 94 years)

The Boer War
Battle for control of southern Africa
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 94 years)

Death of a daughterChristina Smith
January 25, 1904 (aged 96 years)
Cause: Exhaustion from burns 16 days. Accidental Death
Text:

Died of septic poisoning as a result of having been burnt. She was reading by the fire and a spark set fire to the paper and to her. She ran outside to douse herself with water, but septicaemia set in.

British King
Edward VII
from January 22, 1901 to May 6, 1910 (aged 102 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Arthur Balfour
from July 12, 1902 to December 5, 1905 (aged 97 years)

Prime Minister of the United Kingdom
Henry Campbell-Bannerman
from December 5, 1905 to April 5, 1908 (aged 100 years)

Death
Yes

Family with Ruth Twichett
himself
1808
Birth: 1808Great Samford, Essex, England
Death:
wife
1806
Birth: 1806Ashen, Essex, England
Death:
Marriage
Marriage:
son
1833
Birth: 1833 25 27Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death:
2 years
daughter
1834
Birth: 1834 26 28Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death:
4 years
son
1837
Birth: 1837 29 31Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death:
3 years
daughter
18401904
Birth: January 26, 1840 32 34Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death: January 25, 1904Halstead, Essex, England
4 years
son
1843
Birth: 1843 35 37Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death:
4 years
son
1846
Birth: 1846 38 40Ridgwell, Essex, England
Death:
6 years
daughter
1851
Birth: 1851 43 45Sible Hedingham, Essex, England
Death:
CensusView

1851 UK Census transcript - William Smith - Household Piece: 1784 Folio: 449 Page: 10 Registration District: Halstead Civil Parish: Sible Hedingham Peppers Farm, Sible Hedingham, Essex, England

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Smith Head S 43 M Farm Bailiff Essex, Great Samford
Ruth Twichett Wife S 44 F - Essex, Ashen
Thomas Smith Son S 18 M Agr Lab Essex, Sible Hedingham
Elizabeth Smith Daughter S 17 F Straw Platter Essex, Sible Hedingham
William Smith Son S 14 M Agr Lab Essex, Sible Hedingham
Christina Smith Daughter S 11 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham
Robert Smith Son S 8 M - Essex, Sible Hedingham
Arthur Smith Son S 5 M - Essex, Ridgwell
Martha Smith Daughter S 0m F - Essex, Sible Hedingham
CensusView

1871 UK Census transcript - William Smith - Household Piece: 1699 Folio: 56 Page: 10 Registration District: Halstead Civil Parish: Sible Hedingham Blois End Way, Sible Hedingham, Essex, England

Name Relation MC Age Sex Occupation Birthplace Infirm
William Smith Head M 63 M Agricultural Labourer Essex, Great Samford
Ruth Smith Wife M 65 F Labourer's Wife Essex, Ashen
Mary Ann Harrington Visitor (grandchild) S 11 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham
Emma Harrington Visitor (grandchild) S 9 F Scholar Essex, Sible Hedingham