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William Harold Jesse Stone [st.]

William Harold Jesse Stone was the third child of James Henry Stone & Emily Ellen Young born September 28th, 1877 at Stourbridge, Worcs.

In 1881 William & his parents were living at Park St, Stourbridge.  He had an older brother & 2 sisters.

The family were living at 100 High St, Stourbridge in 1891 & William & his brother Henry were both working as shop boys.

William married Emily Judson Wynne in Jan-March 1901, the marriage being registered at Aston.  Emily was born c1876 at Clydach, Glamorgan.

William & Emily were living with William’s parents at the time of the 1901 census at 69 Worcester St, Stourbridge.  William was working as a hosier.

By 1911 William & Emily had a 4 year old son, Leonard Bennett, & they were living at 4 Caernarvon Grove, Gedling, Notts.  William was now a cutter in the tailoring trade.  His mother, Emily Ellen, was with them at the time of the census.

Emily died in April-June 1926 at Nottingham, aged 49.

The children of William Harold Jesse Stone & Emily Judson Wynne were:

st.  Leonard Bennett Stone born April-June 1906 at Birmingham

In Oct-December 1926 William married again.  His second wife was Winifred Elizabeth Harrison & the marriage was registered at Stourbridge, Worcs.  Winifred was born November 3rd, 1889.

The 1939 Register lists William & Winifred living at 116 Chandos St, Carlton Urban District, Nottinghamshire.  William was chief store keeper (white sugar).

William died in Jan-March 1965 at Nottingham, aged 87.

Winifred died in April-June 1969 at Basford, Nottingham, aged 79.



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