William Henry Shepherd, 18611946 (aged 84 years)

1936 William Henry Shepherd Photo
Name
William Henry /Shepherd/
Given names
William Henry
Surname
Shepherd
Birth August 12, 1861 51 45
Citation details: GRO: 1861; Dist Bradford; Qtr S; Vol 9b; Page 170; William Shepherd
Death of a fatherWilliam Shepherd
August 30, 1868 (aged 7 years) Age: 58
Informant: Sidney Shepherd (aged 18 years) — son
Cause: Abscess of Lungs. Phthisis Certified
Date of entry in original source: September 6, 1868
Text:

Phthisis: any disease causing a wasting away of part or all of the body, especially tuberculosis; consumption

Informant Sidney Shepherd Present at Death also of Queensbury.

Education before 1871 (aged 9 years)
Address: Private school conducted by Dr Johnson
School or college: Horton Road
Census April 2, 1871 (aged 9 years) Age: 9
Address: Lyons Street Clayton Bradford Yorkshire England
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1871; RG10; Piece 4493; Folio 9; Page 12; GSU roll 847126
Occupation
Spinner
1871 (aged 9 years)

Occupation
Half-Timer, Spinner
1872 (aged 10 years)
Address: Queensbury, Bradford, England
Employer: Fosters Black Dyke Mills
Note: Wage of 1s. 6d. per week (7.5p)

Wage of 1s. 6d. per week (7.5p) 1871 census - at the age of 9 working as a spinner

Occupation
Apprentice Painter & Decorator
about 1875 (aged 13 years)
Employer: Messers. E. Harian & Sons.
Census April 3, 1881 (aged 19 years) Age: 19
Address: 43 Princeville Street Gt Horton Bradford West Yorkshire England
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1881; Class RG11; Piece 4456; Folio 48; Page 8
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1881
Occupation
Painter/Decorator
April 3, 1881 (aged 19 years)

Residence 1881 (aged 19 years)
Address: 68 Little Horton Lane Bradford
Citation details: Kelly's Yorkshire Directory 1881
Marriage of a siblingAmbrose ShepherdWife of Ambrose View this family
September 1883 (aged 22 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Ambrose Shepherd & ?; Leeds; 1883; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b; Page 761
Marriage of a siblingCharles ShepherdAnnie Elizabeth ShepherdsonView this family
March 1884 (aged 22 years)
Citation details: 1884; Dis Halifax; Qtr Mar; Vol 9a; Page 573
Text:

Married the girl next door see 1871 census

Religious marriageMary LaycockView this family
February 10, 1886 (aged 24 years) Husband: 24 Wife: 19
Address: Church of St Michael's and All Angels City Road Bradford
Note: Married by Rev Dr Perkins
Occupation
Painter
1886 (aged 24 years)

Residence February 10, 1886 (aged 24 years)
Address: 24 Dirkhill Road Great Horton Bradford
Birth of a sonHerbert Shepherd
September 1886 (aged 25 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bradford; 1886; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b; Page 159
Occupation
Painter & Decorator
before 1888 (aged 26 years)
Employer: Self Employed
Birth of a daughterEdith Susannah Shepherd
March 1888 (aged 26 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bramley; 1888; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b; Page 343
Census April 5, 1891 (aged 29 years)
Address: 5 Wootton Street West Bowling Bradford West Yorkshire England
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd; 1891; Class RG12; Piece 3619; Folio 8; Page 12; GSU roll 6098729
Date of entry in original source: April 5, 1891
Occupation
Sign Painter
1891 (aged 29 years)

Marriage of a siblingCharles ShepherdEmma MallinsonView this family
August 6, 1891 (aged 29 years) Husband: 47 Wife: 36
Address: Register Office Bradford Yorkshire England
Citation details: Chales Shepherd Emma Malinson;1891; Dist Bradford; Qtr Sept; Vol 9b; Page 386
Date of entry in original source: August 6, 1891
Death of a daughterEdith Susannah Shepherd
September 1891 (aged 30 years) Age: 3
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bradford; 1891; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b; Vol 48
Christening of a sonHerbert Shepherd
May 13, 1893 (aged 31 years)
Source: Christenings
Citation details: Place: Bowling, Yorkshire, England; Collection: ; Methodist; Date Range: 1871 - 1907; Film Number: 1239232.
Birth of a sonArthur Shepherd
September 1896 (aged 35 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bradford; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b; Page 128
Census March 31, 1901 (aged 39 years) Age: 39
Address: 8 Bower Street Listerhills Bradford West Yorkshire England
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd 1901; Class RG13; Piece 4169; Folio 152; Page 18
Date of entry in original source: March 31, 1901
Occupation
Glass & Sign Writer Painter
1901 (aged 39 years)

Immigration March 5, 1906 (aged 44 years)
Note: 4 years in America? gold rush?
Birth of a sonFrank Rayner Shepherd
February 7, 1908 (aged 46 years)
Citation details: Bradford; 1908; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b; Page111
Date of entry in original source: February 7, 1908
Death of a motherSusannah Sheard
December 1909 (aged 48 years)
Citation details: Bradford; 1909; Dec; Vol 9b; Page 71
Census April 2, 1911 (aged 49 years) Age: 49
Address: 137 Little Horton Lane Bradford Yorkshire
Citation details: SHEPHERD_WILLIAM_HENRY_(RG14PN26841_RG78PN1542_RD498_SD4_ED31_SN27)
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1911
Marriage of a childHerbert ShepherdElsie May DawsView this family
April 11, 1914 (aged 52 years) Husband: 27 Wife: 19
Address: St Oswalds Church Bradford
Citation details: Herbert Shepherd; 1914; Dis Bradford; Qtr June; Vol 9b; Page 257
Date of entry in original source: April 11, 1914
Death of a brotherAmbrose Shepherd
before March 1915 (aged 53 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: 1915 BDM Ambrose Shepherd; JFM Vol 9b; Page 305
Birth of a grandsonHarry Shepherd
December 1917 (aged 56 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Dawn; Leeds; 1917; Qtr Dec; Vol 9b; Page 374
Text:

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Birth of a grandsonWilliam H Shepherd
December 1924 (aged 63 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: William H Shepherd; Bradford; Qtr Dec; Vol 9b; Vol 148
Text:

mothers names Dawes

Death of a sonArthur Shepherd
September 1928 (aged 67 years) Age: 33
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Leeds; 1928; Qtr Sep; Vol 9b: Page 459
Text:

guess

Note: Heart attack in a horse drawn carriage

Heart attack in a horse drawn carriage Memory from John Shepherd

Occupation
Signwritter (Master)
1930 (aged 68 years)
Address: Manchester Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Employer: Self Employed
Marriage of a childFrank Rayner ShepherdMargaret McCormackView this family
August 25, 1930 (aged 69 years)
Address: St Joseph's Church Pakington Street Bradford
Death of a sisterHannah Shepherd
1930 (aged 68 years)

Source: BDM Index
Birth of a grandsonJohn Shepherd
May 30, 1931 (aged 69 years)
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Bradford; 1931; Qtr Jun; Vol 9b; Page 269
Death of a sisterMartha Ann Shepherd
1931 (aged 69 years) Age: 71

Source: BDM Index
Citation details: Martha Ann Shepherd; Bradford; 1931; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b; Page 286
Death of a brotherCharles Shepherd
May 18, 1932 (aged 70 years) Age: 88
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: 1932; North Bierley; Qtr June; Vol 9b; Page 41
Residence about 1936 (aged 74 years)
Address: Heath Hall Avenue, Bierley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
EventMary LaycockView this family
Golden Wedding
February 10, 1936 (aged 74 years)

Death March 1946 (aged 84 years)
Address: Amberly Court, Bierley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Source: BDM Index
Citation details: GRO: 1946; Dist Bradford; Qtr M; Vol 9b; Page 135; William H Shepherd
Note: Old peoples housing/ home

Old peoples housing/ home John Shepherd recalls William died here

Family with parents
father
Baptism Parish Record
18091868
Birth: December 8, 1809 39 36Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Death: August 30, 1868Queensbury, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
mother
18161909
Birth: 1816 19 10Ovenden, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Death: December 1909Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Religious marriage Religious marriageFebruary 22, 1841Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
23 months
elder brother
1842
Birth: 1842 32 26Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Death: South Africa
2 years
elder brother
Fossilised-Tree-Horton-Park.jpg
18441932
Birth: May 16, 1844 34 28Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Death: May 18, 1932Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
3 years
elder brother
18461915
Birth: December 1846 36 30Northowram, Halifax, West Yorkshire, England
Death: before March 1915Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
3 years
elder brother
1850
Birth: before March 1850 40 34Clayton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
3 years
elder sister
18521930
Birth: 1852 42 36Horton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: 1930
8 years
elder sister
18591931
Birth: 1859 49 43Horton, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: 1931
3 years
himself
1936 William Henry Shepherd Photo
18611946
Birth: August 12, 1861 51 45Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: March 1946Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Family with Mary Laycock
himself
1936 William Henry Shepherd Photo
18611946
Birth: August 12, 1861 51 45Idle, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: March 1946Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
wife
1936 Mary Shepherd nee Laycock
18661946
Birth: September 1866 21 21Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: May 7, 1946Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Religious marriage Religious marriageFebruary 10, 1886Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
8 months
son
18861958
Birth: September 1886 25 20Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: after 1958
19 months
daughter
18881891
Birth: March 1888 26 21Stanningley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: September 1891Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
9 years
son
Authur-Shepherd.jpg
18961928
Birth: September 1896 35 30Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: September 1928Cleethorpes, North East Lincolnshire, England
12 years
son
1935 Working Mens Club Menbership Card.jpg
19081987
Birth: February 7, 1908 46 41Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Death: February 16, 1987Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
BirthBirth Certificates
Citation details: GRO: 1861; Dist Bradford; Qtr S; Vol 9b; Page 170; William Shepherd
EducationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Census1871 England & Wales Census
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1871; RG10; Piece 4493; Folio 9; Page 12; GSU roll 847126
Occupation1871 England & Wales Census
OccupationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
OccupationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Census1881 England & Wales Census
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1881; Class RG11; Piece 4456; Folio 48; Page 8
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1881
Occupation1881 England & Wales Census
ResidenceKelly's Directory
Citation details: Kelly's Yorkshire Directory 1881
MarriageTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
MarriageMarriage Certificates
OccupationBirth Certificates
ResidenceMarriage Certificates
OccupationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Census1891 England & Wales Census
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd; 1891; Class RG12; Piece 3619; Folio 8; Page 12; GSU roll 6098729
Date of entry in original source: April 5, 1891
Occupation1891 England & Wales Census
Census1901 England & Wales Census
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd 1901; Class RG13; Piece 4169; Folio 152; Page 18
Date of entry in original source: March 31, 1901
Occupation1901 England & Wales Census
ImmigrationTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
Census1911 England & Wales Census
Citation details: SHEPHERD_WILLIAM_HENRY_(RG14PN26841_RG78PN1542_RD498_SD4_ED31_SN27)
Date of entry in original source: April 2, 1911
EventTelegraph & Argus News Paper, Bradford, West Yorkshire, England
DeathBDM Index
Citation details: GRO: 1946; Dist Bradford; Qtr M; Vol 9b; Page 135; William H Shepherd
Occupation

Wage of 1s. 6d. per week (7.5p) 1871 census - at the age of 9 working as a spinner

Marriage

Married by Rev Dr Perkins

Immigration

4 years in America? gold rush?

Death

Old peoples housing/ home John Shepherd recalls William died here

Note

Also owned a Drapers shop in Manchester Road, Bradford, West Yorkshire

Birth
Census
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1871; RG10; Piece 4493; Folio 9; Page 12; GSU roll 847126
Census
Citation details: Susannah Shepherd; 1881; Class RG11; Piece 4456; Folio 48; Page 8
Date of entry in original source: April 3, 1881
Religious marriage
Citation details: 1936 Telegraph & Argus
Date of entry in original source: 1936
Religious marriage
Citation details: 1886; Bradford; Qtr Mar; Vol 9b: Page 147
Date of entry in original source: February 10, 1886
Census
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd; 1891; Class RG12; Piece 3619; Folio 8; Page 12; GSU roll 6098729
Census
Census
Citation details: William Henry Shepherd 1901; Class RG13; Piece 4169; Folio 152; Page 18
Census
Media object