William WIGG[1]

Male 1801 - 1868  (67 years)


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  • Name William WIGG 
    Born 1801  High Holborn, Middlesex Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    1841 England Census 6 Jun 1841  Shipdham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1851 England Census 30 Mar 1851  Shipdham, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    1861 England Census 7 Apr 1861  Attlebridge, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 16 Jan 1868  West Ham District Q1 Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Person ID I00031  Gayford 2
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 

    Family Elizabeth GAYFORD,   c. 31 Aug 1794, Holy Trinity Church, Hockham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1849, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1823  East Wretham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • William Wigg Singleman of Shipdham, Norfolk and
      Elizabeth Gayford Singlewoman of East Wretham

      were married by Licence at Wretham Parish Church (St Ethelbert's)

      both signed the Register

      Witnesses were

      Catherine Gayford
      Fanny Wells
    Children 
     1. William WIGG,   b. 05 Aug 1824, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Oct 1913, Lewisville, Alberta, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
     2. Charles Frederick WIGG,   c. 08 Jan 1826, All Saints Church, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 07 Feb 1850, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 24 years)
    +3. Charlotte Elizabeth WIGG,   b. 16 Nov 1828, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Edward Gayford WIGG,   b. 16 Aug 1830, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1912, Sale, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     5. Henry Gayford WIGG,   b. 26 Feb 1832, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. John Gayford WIGG,   b. 08 Mar 1834, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Jul 1916, Wodonga, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     7. Thomas Gayford WIGG,   b. 1836, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1917, Parkfields, Wolverhampton, Staffordshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     8. Mary Gayford WIGG,   b. 06 Dec 1838, Shipdham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1870  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 13 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F00006  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 1801 - High Holborn, Middlesex Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1823 - East Wretham, Norfolk Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1841 England Census - 6 Jun 1841 - Shipdham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1851 England Census - 30 Mar 1851 - Shipdham, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google Maps1861 England Census - 7 Apr 1861 - Attlebridge, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Notes 
    • 1841
      CENSUS - Living at Park Farm, Shipdham, Norfolk
      WILLIAM WIGG - age 40 - Farmer - born out of County
      Elizabeth Wigg - age 45 - born in County
      Chas F Wigg - age 15 - born in County
      Edward Wigg - age 11 - born in County
      Henry Wigg - age 9 - born in County
      John Wigg - age 7 - born in County
      Thomas Wigg - age 5 - born in County
      Mary Wigg - age 2 - born in County

    • 1851
      CENSUS
      Ref: HO107/1824/95/8
      Living at: Shipdham, Norfolk, England
      WILLIAM WIGG - Head - Widow - Age 50 - Farmer 160 Acres, Employing 4 labourers and 2 boys - Born in High Holborn, Middlesex, England
      Eliza Wigg - Daughter - Age 23 - Farmers Daughter - Born in Shipdham, Norfolk, England
      Edward G Wigg - Son - Age 20 - Born in Shipdham, Norfolk, England

    • 1861
      CENSUS
      Ref: RG9/1208/65/1
      Living at: Attlebridge, Norfolk, England
      WILLIAM WIGG - Head - Widow - Age 60 - Farmer of 182 acres employing 6 men and 1 boy - Born in London, Middlesex, England
      Eliza Wigg - Daughter - Age 32 - Born in Shipdham, Norfolk, England


    • 1868
      DEATH
      West Ham Registration District - Mar QTR - Vol 4a Page 34


  • Sources 
    1. [S00030] IGI.

    2. [S00031] 1851 England Census.

    3. [S1] www.Ancestry.co.uk.

    4. [S00029] With thanks to Vivian Egan via Rootsweb.com.

    5. [S00003] Wretham Parish Register.