Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Machine Hand, 1911, Orrell, LAN.
• Occupation: General Labourer, 1939, Woolwich, KEN.
William married Amy Amelia Hawkins, daughter of Albert Hawkins and Mary Ann Inwood, on 5 Oct 1907 in Woolwich District, KEN. (Amy Amelia Hawkins was born on 17 Mar 1889 in Enfield Lock, MDX and died after 1939.)