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Name: William Goddard

Burial Number: 0346

Gender: Male

Occupation: Coachman

Born: 00/00/1849

Died: 21/12/1900

Buried: 24/12/1900

Story

William was born in Bradfield, Essex, the son of William and Sarah. His father was a miller. William grew up in Bradfield but moved to London as a young man, working as a coachman. On 30th June 1870, he married Serringar Rowling Daniels at St James Church, Islington. Serringar was known as Selina. Their son William Joseph was born the following year in Camden. The couple had two more children, the youngest Edith Sarah was born in Reigate in 1887. William was in Worthing in December 1900, when he was taken ill with enteric fever. He died on 21st December at Belsize Stables in Belsize Road. His son William Joseph was with him when he died. Selina was living at 3 Eriswell Road with Edith, working as a lodging house keeper. She later moved to her father’s house in Heathfield and died in 1927.

Researcher: Carol Sullivan

The Grave

Photograph of headstone for William Goddard

Location in Cemetery

Area: NWS Row: 6 Plot: 17

Exact Location (what3words): skin.swing.manual

Ashes or Urn: Unknown

Headstone

Description:

No description of the headstone has been added.

Inscription:

In loving memory of William Goddard died Decbr. 21st 1900 aged 50. "Rest on dear husband, thy labiur's oer, Thy willing hands will toil no more, A faithful father, true and kind, No friend on earth like thee we find"

Further Information

Birth

Name: William Goddard

Gender: Male

Born: 00/00/1849

Town: Bradfield

County: Essex

Country: England

Marriage

Maiden Name: Not applicable

Marriage Date: 30/06/1870

Spouse First Name: Serringar

Spouse Second Name: Rowling

Spouse Last Name: Daniels

Town of Marriage: Islington

County of Marriage: London

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 21/12/1900

Cause of death: Enteric fever. Exhaustion.

Address line 1: Belsize Stables

Address line 2: Belsize Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England

Obituary

No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information

1861

Dairy House Lane, Bradfield

William aged 39, agricultural labourer. Sarah aged 40. John aged 13. William aged 10. James aged 5. Charles Smith aged 27, lodger, engine driver.

1871

2 ? Street, St Pancras.

William aged 21, coachman. Serringar aged 23.

1881

Unable to confirm.

1891

Unable to confirm. Serringar (Selina) was living in Reigate.

Miscellaneous Information

No miscellaneous information is available for this burial record.