William John Chandler

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Personal and Family Information

William was born about MAY 1863 in Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire, the son of Alfred Chandler and Lydia un.[Notes 1, 2]

He died on 1 JAN 1939. The place is not known.

His wife was Hannah Read, whom he married on 24 DEC 1885 in Tingewick, Buckinghamshire. Their eight known children were Elizabeth Beatrice (c1887-?), Alfred William (<1888-?), Alice Blanche (<1890-?), Muriel Gladys (<1892-?), Nelly May (<1894-?), Ernest (c1897-?), George (c1902-?) and Edith (c1905-?).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


 

William John Chandler
(c1863-1939)

 

Alfred Chandler
(c1845-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
   

Lydia un
(c1840-?)

   
 
   
 
 
     
 
 
     
 
   
 
 
     
 
 

Events

EventDateDetailsSourceMultimediaNotes
BirthABT MAY 1863
Place: Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
FreeBMD
Source: FreeBMD
Authors: extr. Su Floyd
Page: Births Jun 1863 Leighton B 3b 421

See Note 1
See Note 2
Death01 JAN 1939
Census03 APR 1881
Place: Union Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Type: 1881 Census
1881 census of England
Source: 1881 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: BDFRG11_1639_1645-0598.jpg

See Note 3
See Note 4
Census02 APR 1871
Place: 12 Union Street, Leighton Buzzard, Bedfordshire
Type: 1871 Census
1871 census of England
Source: 1871 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: BDFRG10_1562_1566-0050.jpg

See Note 5
See Note 6
Census05 APR 1891
Place: 15 Wickham Terrace, Towcester, Northamptonshire
Type: 1891 census
1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
Source: 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
Authors: tr. skf
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: NTHRG12_1188_1190-0042.jpg

See Note 7
See Note 8
Census31 MAR 1901
Place: 73 Tewkesbury Street, Leicester, Leicestershire
Type: 1901 Census
1901 census of England
Source: 1901 census of England
Authors: tr. SKF
Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
Page: LEIRG13_3007_3009-0886.jpg

See Note 9
See Note 10

Notes

Note 1

Births Jun 1863 Leighton B 3b 421

Note 2

Births Jun 1863 (>99%)

CHANDLER William John Leighton B 3b 421

Note 3

age 17, bricklayer, with parents, 4 brothers, 3 sisters

Note 4

1881 England Census for William Chander

Bedfordshire Leighton Buzzard District 10

[frame 29 of 38]

Schedule 126 > Union Street

Alfred CHANDER Head, Mar, 36 Bricklayer [born] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Lydia CHANDER Wife, Mar, 41 [b] Beds Egginton

William CHANDER Son, Unm, 17 Bricklayer [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Charles CHANDER Son, Unm, 17 Bricklayer labourer [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Edith E. CHANDER Dau, Unm, 14 Bonnet Sewer [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Arthur W. CHANDER Son, -, 10 Scholar [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Ernest E. CHANDER Son, -, 9 Scholar [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Frederick CHANDER Son, -, 8 Scholar [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Beatrice E. CHANDER Dau, -, 3 [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Florence M. CHANDER Dau, -, 1 [b] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Note 5

age 8, scholar, with parents, 2 bro, sister

Note 6

1871 England Census for William Chandler

Bedfordshire Leighton Buzzard District 10

[frame 25 of 33]

Schedule 122 > 12 Union Street

Alfred Chandler Head, Mar, 27 Bricklayer [born] Beds Leighton Buzzard

Lydia Chandler Wife, do, 31 Dressmaker Beds Eggington

William Chandler Son, - , 8 Scholar Beds Leighton Buzzard

Sidney C. Chandler Son, - , 6 Scholar Beds Leighton Buzzard

Edith E. Chandler Dau, - , 4 Beds Leighton Buzzard

Arthur W. Chandler Son, - , 1 mo Beds Leighton Buzzard

Note 7

age 27, bricklayer, with wife, 2 dau

Note 8

1891 England Census

Northamptonshire Towcester District 15

[frame 22 of 26]

Schedule 131 > Wickham Ter No 15

William Chandler Head, M[arr], 27 Bricklayer [born] Bucks Leighton Buzzard

Hannah Chandler Wife, M[arr], 27 [born] Bucks Preston Bissett

Alice Chandler Daur, , 1 [born] Bucks Tingewick

Elizabeth Chandler Daur, , 4 Scholar [born] Bucks Leighton Buzzard

Note 9

age 38, bricklayer, with wife, 4 dau, 2 sons

Note 10

1901 England Census for William Chandler

Leicestershire Leicester formerly St Mary South Leicester District 62

[frame 38 of 42]

Schedule 231 > 73 Tewkesbury Street

William Chandler Head, M[arr], 38 Bricklayer (worker) [born] Leighton Buzzard, Beds

Hannah Chandler Wife, Mar, 38 [born] Tingewick, Bucks

Lizzie Chandler Daughter, S, 14 [born] Leighton Buzzard

Alfred Chandler Son, S, 13 [born] Tingewick, Bucks

Alice Chandler Daughter, S, 10 [born] Tingewick, Bucks

Gladys Chandler Daughter, S, 9 [born] Towcester, Northants

Nellie Chandler Daughter, S, 7 [born] Tingewick, Bucks

Ernest Chandler Son, S, 4 [born] Leicester

Sources

  1. FreeBMD
    Source: FreeBMD
    Authors: extr. Su Floyd
    Page: Births Jun 1863 Leighton B 3b 421
  2. Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Authors: tr. SKF
  3. 1881 census of England
    Source: 1881 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: BDFRG11_1639_1645-0598.jpg
  4. Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Authors: tr. SKF
  5. Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Authors: tr. SKF
  6. Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Source: Tingewick baptisms 1868-1910
    Authors: tr. SKF
  7. 1871 census of England
    Source: 1871 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: BDFRG10_1562_1566-0050.jpg
  8. 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
    Source: 1891 census of England and Wales (5 April 1891)
    Authors: tr. skf
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: NTHRG12_1188_1190-0042.jpg
  9. 1901 census of England
    Source: 1901 census of England
    Authors: tr. SKF
    Publisher: original records digitised on www.ancestry.co.uk
    Page: LEIRG13_3007_3009-0886.jpg
  10. Chandler research
    Source: Chandler research
    Authors: Lesley Lomas
    Publisher: email to skf Nov 03