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William Smith (1848-1916)

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William Smith (c1848-1916) of W. Smith and Co (Witney)

c.1848 Born at Witney the son of William Smith

1851 Living at Bridge Street, Witney: William Smith (age 36 born Rumsden, Oxon.), Maltster and Brewer. With his wife Ann Smith (age 34 born Witney) and son William Smith (age 3 born Witney) and fiver daughters.[1]

1911 Living at Windrush House, 10 Bridge Street, Witney: William Smith (age 63 born Witney), Blanket Manufacturer - Widower. With his three daughters.[2]

1916 March 11th. Died. Senior partner in W. Smith and Sons.[3]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1851 Census
  2. 1911 Census
  3. Oxfordshire Weekly News - Wednesday 15 March 1916