Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Locksmith, 1884, Atherstone, WAR.
• Occupation: Gas Fitter, 1888, Atherstone, WAR.
William married Hannah Batty, daughter of Thomas Batty and Ann Blower, Sep Q 1883 in Atherstone District, WAR. (Hannah Batty was born about 1860 in Atherstone, WAR, christened on 1 May 1864 in Atherstone, WAR and died Jun Q 1888 in Atherstone District, WAR.)