William H Pearce

(c 1879-)
FatherGeorge Watson Pearce (1851-1881)
MotherEmma Hannah Sackett (1854-)
William H Pearce, son of George Watson Pearce and Emma Hannah Sackett, was born in Margate, KentG, in about 1879.1
     In 1881 William was living at 10 Sparrow Castle, MargateG, in the household of his parents George and Emma, and was recorded in the census as William H Pierce, aged one and born in Margate.2
     In 1901 he was living at 12 Milton Road, MargateG, in the household of his mother Emma and stepfather Thomas Read, and was recorded as William Pearce,a fisherman, aged 21 and born in Margate.3
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 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. 1881 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG11, piece 984, folio 74, p. 21, GSU roll 1341234
    10 Sparrow Castle, Margate, Kent
    George W Pierce, head, married, 30, general labourer, b. Margate
    Emma Pierce, wife, 30, b. Margate
    Louisa Pierce, dau, 8, scholar, b. Margate
    Ada M Pierce, dau, 6, scholar, b. Margate
    George W Pierce, son, 3, b. Margate
    William H Pierce, son, 1, b. Margate.
  3. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 821, folio 50, p. 37
    12 Milton Rd, Margate, Kent
    Thomas Read, head, married, 64, fisherman, own account, b. Kent, Bishopsbourne
    Emma Read, wife, 55, b. Margate
    Nellie Read, dau, 15, b. Margate
    John S Read, son, 9, b. Margate
    Edith Read, dau, 5, b. Margate
    Florence M Read, dau, 2, b. Margate
    William Pearce, stepson, single, 21, fisherman, worker, b. Margate.
Last Edited28 July 2013