Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1891, Higher Coombe, Donhead St. Mary, Wiltshire.
• Occupation: General Labourer, 1891.
• Census, 1901, Salisbury Road, Donhead St. Mary, Wiltshire.
• Occupation: Gardener Domestic, 1901.
William married Charlotte Ann WATTS, daughter of Francis William WATTS and Mary Maria HOUSE, on 6 Apr 1890 in Melbury-Abbas, Dorset. (Charlotte Ann WATTS was born in Dec 1870 in Hazelbury Bryan, Dorset and died Y.)