Benjamin Williams

b. 22/05/1852
6 King Street, STEPNEY, Lower Mile End Old Town, Middlesex
bap. 27/06/1852 St. Dunstan, Stepney, Middlesex


Thomas Williams d. 29/01/1880
Sarah Elizabeth May
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m. 07/11/1870
Eliza Emma Nash St Peter, Stepney, Middlesex
m. 09/07/1889
Alice Chapple South Hackney, London


1870 Publican
1889 Beer house Keeper

Documentary Sources

ON the 14th day of February 1880 the Will -with Codicil thereto- of Thomas Williams -formerly of- -but- late of No 28 West Street Prospect Place Cambridge Heath Bethnal Green in the County of Middlesex deceased, who died on the 29th day of January 1880 at No 28 West Street aforesaid was proved in the Principal Registry of the Probate Division of the High Court of Justice, by the Oath of Benjamin Williams of No 28 West Street aforesaid Beer house Manager the Son the sole -one of the- Executor named in the Will he having been sworn duly to administer, -power being reserved of granting Probate of the said Will and- -to- the other Execut -named- in the e other Executor having renounced the Probate and Execution of -the- said Will Personal Estate under £300   Leaseholds

York Probate Sub Registry

This is my last Will and Testament of me Thomas Williams of Number twenty eight West Street Prospect Place Cambridge Heath in the Parish of Saint Mathew Bethnal Green in the County of Middlesex Sworn Deputy Corn Meter of the City of London I hereby give devise and bequeath all my household furniture plate china glass wearing apparall linen and other household effects belonging to me at the time of my decease to my son Benjamin Williams for his sole use and benefit absolutely Also all leases monies stocks funds or securities which may be standing in my name or which I may be possessed of or entitled to at the time of my decease payable at the Corporation of the City of London to me as a Sworn Deputy Corn Meter that after paying all my lawfull debts funerall expences shall in equell shares with his brother Thomas Williams himself Benjamin Williams and his brother Walter Williams and his sister Jane Elizabeth Williams devide the said residue after havin ten pounds for his services as executor and I also appoint my son Benamin Williams sole Executor of this my last Will In witness thereof I have thereto set my hand this seventeenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand eight hundred and seventy eight - Thomas Williams - Signed and declared by the said Thomas Williams the testator as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in his presence at his request and in the presence of each other present at the same time have hereunto subscribed our names as witnessed - Thomas Goldsmith 13 West Street Cambridge Heath - John Beekham 25 West St Cambridge Heath Proved at London 14th February 1880 by the oath of Benjamin Williams the Son the sole Executor to whom Admon was granted.

York Probate Sub Registry


22/05/1852 6 King Street, Stepney, St Peter, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex
27/06/1852 23 King Street, St. Mary in the Parish of St. George, SAINT GEORGE (IN THE EAST) IN THE COUNTY OF MIDDLE, Middlesex
27/06/1852 the Parish Church, Stepney, Middlesex
07/11/1870 6 King Street, Stepney, Tower Hamlets, Middlesex
07/11/1870 the Parish Church, St Peter, Stepney, Middlesex
29/01/1880 28 West Street, Green, BETHNAL GREEN, Middlesex
09/07/1889 the Parish Church, South Hackney, London
09/07/1889 17 Vyner Street, London
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