Thomas Family Tree

William (Willie) Green (1863 - 1943)

 
Richard
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Ann
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William
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Clasina
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Walter
Green
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Herbert
Green
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Jane
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Mary
Green
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Margaret
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William (Willie) Green was the son of Richard Green and Ann Large.

Willie was born on Saturday 5 September 1863 in Moss Bank, Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.

Willie married Clasina Thomas on Tuesday 29 April 1890 in Low House Chapel, St Helens, near Liverpool, Lancashire.
The witnesses at the marriage were Henry Parr and Margaret Green (William's sister).
Willie was 26 years old and Clasina was 23 years old when they married.

He had the following children from his marriage to Clasina Thomas:

- Walter Green

born on 2 May 1892 at 87, Oxford Street, St Helens, Lancashire.

- Herbert Green

born on 9 October 1893 at 87, Oxford Street, St Helens, Lancashire.

- Jane Green

born on 13 September 1895 at 168, Greenfield Road, St Helens, Lancashire.

- Mary Green

born on 26 August 1896 at 168, Greenfield Road, St Helens, Lancashire.

- Margaret Green

born on 22 September 1898 at 125, Speakman Road, St Helens, Lancashire.

The places where he lived have been identified as:

From To Place Source of Information
1863    Moss Bank, Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.  Note 1. 
1871    60 City, Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.  Note 2. 
1881  1890  54, Atherton Street, St Helens, Lancashire.  Notes 3 & 4. 
1891  1893  87, Oxford Street, St Helens, Lancashire.  Notes 5 & 6. 
1895  1896  168, Greenfield Road, St Helens, Lancashire.  Note 7. 
1898    125, Speakman Road, St Helens, Lancashire.  Note 8. 
1901    135, Greenfield Road, St Helens, Lancashire.  Note 9. 
1911    42, Lingholme Road, St Helens, Lancashire.  Census Data. 

Willie was a Joiner (Journeyman) and later a Shopkeeper.

Willie died when he was 79 years old, on Thursday 2 December 1943 in Carlton Street, St Helens, Lancashire.  

He was buried on Monday 6 December 1943 in St Helen's Cemetery, Rainford Road, St Helens, Lancashire.

He was buried in section 25, grave 168.

His gravestone (see 'Pictures' link above) had the following inscription:

Sweet Jesus give rest to the souls
of

Mary
The beloved daughter of
William and Clasina Green
Who died Dec 18th 1900, aged 4 years

Jane, their beloved daughter
who died Nov 22nd 1895, aged 7 weeks

Jane Sharrock
Beloved sister of the above
William Green
Who died April 1st 1928, aged 83 years

Also Clasina Green the above
Who died Sep 13th 1941, aged 75 years

Also William Green the above
Died Dec 2nd 1943, aged 80 years

Notes - Sources of information:
1. Birth Certificate.
2. See 1871 Census.
3. See 1881 Census.
4. Marriage Certificate.
5. See 1891 Census.
6. Birth Certificate of his sons Walter and Herbert.
7. Birth Certificate of his daughters Jane and Mary.
8. Birth Certificate of his daughter Margaret.
9. See 1901 Census.

Census Data:

Year Address
1871 60 City, Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.
1881 54 Atherton Street (Grocers Shop), Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.
1891 87, Oxford Street, Windle, St Helens, Lancashire.
1901 135, Greenfield Road, St Helens, Lancashire.
1911 42, Lingholme Road, St Helens, Lancashire.
1939 Whiston,, Lancashire.