The History of the Family of Drury

Edith Jessie WilliamsAge: 89 years18741964

Edith Jessie Williams
Given names
Edith Jessie
Birth September 29, 1874 31 38
Baptism October 27, 1874 (Age 28 days)
Address: St Paul
Birth of a brotherCharles Bernard Rupert Williams
April 13, 1876 (Age 18 months)
Census April 3, 1881 (Age 6 years)
Address: 126 Moseley Rd
Death of a maternal grandfatherBenjamin George Drury
between April 1886 and June 1886 (Age 11 years)
Census April 5, 1891 (Age 16 years)
Address: Gladstone Road, Bordesley
Death of a maternal grandmotherJane Brown
December 18, 1893 (Age 19 years)
Address: 394 Moseley Rd
Census March 31, 1901 (Age 26 years)
Address: 254, Moseley Road
Death of a fatherHenry George “Harry” Williams
between April 1907 and June 1907 (Age 32 years)
Census April 2, 1911 (Age 36 years)
Address: 87 Grantham Road Sparkbrook
Death of a brotherCharles Bernard Rupert Williams
March 16, 1923 (Age 48 years)
Address: St Albans, Middleton Hall Rd
Probate of Brother April 24, 1923 (Age 48 years)
Death of a motherAnne Elizabeth Drury
between April 1928 and June 1928 (Age 53 years)
Death of a half-sisterConstance Jane Evans
between July 1946 and September 1946 (Age 71 years)
Death March 4, 1964 (Age 89 years)
Address: 23 Cadbury Rd, Moseley, Birmingham. Died in Birmingham general Hospital
Probate April 17, 1964 (44 days after death)
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Marriage: December 26, 1870Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
2 years
elder sister
21 months
Edith Jessie Williams
Birth: September 29, 1874 31 38Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Death: March 4, 1964Birmingham, Warwickshire, England
18 months
younger brother
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Marriage: between April 1859 and June 1859Aston, Warwickshire, England
1 year
Ada Annie Evans
Birth: between January 1860 and March 1860 26 24Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
18 months
Robert Frederick Evans
Birth: between April 1861 and June 1861 27 25Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
18 months
Constance Jane Evans
Birth: between July 1862 and September 1862 28 26Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
Death: between July 1946 and September 1946Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
18 months
Beatrice Lucy Evans
Birth: between October 1863 and December 1863 29 27Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England
15 months
Mary Elizabeth Evans
Birth: between October 1864 and December 1864 30 28Wolverhampton, Staffordshire, England


1881 England - Census transcript - Harry Williams - Household 126 Moseley Rd, Aston, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Birthplace Infirm
Harry G Williams Head Mar 38 Commercial Traveller, Drapery Cornwall, Helston
Anne E Williams Spouse Mar 45 Staffordshire, Sedgley
Ada Evans Daughter Unm 21 Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Constance Evans Daughter Unm 18 Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Beatrice J Evans Daughter Unm 17 Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Mary E Evans Daughter Unm 16 Scholar Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Gertrude Williams Daughter Unm 8 Scholar Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Edith Williams Daughter Unm 6 Scholar Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Charles B Williams Son Unm 4 Scholar Staffordshire, Wolverhampton
Benjamin Drury Father-in-Law Mar 86 Retired maltster Gloucester
Jane Drury Mother-in-Law Unm 74 Staffordshire
Charles F Bourn Visitor Unm 23 Commercial traveller Lincolnshire, Boston
Mary J Dickie Servant Unm 21 Domestic servant Scotland

1891 England - Census transcript - Anne Elizabeth Williams - Household Gladstone Road, Bordesley, Aston, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Empl Empd OAC Birthplace Infirm
Anne Elizabeth Williams head Mar 54 Living on own means Sedgley, Staffordshire
Ada Annie Williams daughter Unm 31 Governess x Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Gertrude Williams daughter Unm 18 Drapers assistant x Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Edith Jessie Williams daughter Unm 17 Telephone operator x Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Charles Bernard Williams son Unm 15 Iron founders clerk x Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Jane Drury mother Wid 90 Living on own means Kingswinsford, Worcestershire

1901 England - Census transcript - Henry George ‘Harry’ Williams - Household 254, Moseley Road, Aston, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation Condition AgeM AgeF Occupation Emp Home Birthplace Infirm
Harry G Williams head Mar 59 Commercial traveller Helston, Cornwall
Anne E Williams wife Mar 65 Sedgley, Staffordshire
Ada A Evans granddaughter Unm 41 At home Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Mary E Evans granddaughter Unm 36 Private governess Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Edith J Williams daughter Unm 26 Asst clerk to charge. Telephone national Co Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Charles B Williams son Unm 24 Assurance clerk Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Emily Ballance servant Unm 16 General servant Kingsley, Staffordshire

Ada & Mary Evans are really step daughters


1911 England - Census transcript - Anne Elizabeth Drury - Household 87 Grantham Road Sparkbrook, Aston, Warwickshire, England

Name Relation AgeM AgeF Condition YrM ChA ChL ChD Occupation Ind Emp Home Birthplace Nat Infirm
Anne Elizabeth Williams head 75 Wid 40 8 8 0 Sedgley, Staffordshire
Ada Annie Evans daughter 51 Unm Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Mary Elizabeth Evans daughter 46 Unm Governess Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
Edith Jessie Williams daughter 36 Unm Matron National telephone Co Wolverhampton, Staffordshire
James Viner visitor 68 Widower Accountant Incorporated Laneham, Notts
Sarah Ellen Parry boarder 76 Unm Newton, Montgomeryshire, Wales
Fritz Heinrich Martins boarder 36 Unm Merchant's clerk Hamburg, Germany
Jane Hyde servant 23 Unm General servant domestic Bishamton, Worcs
Probate of Brother

Probate of Charles Bernard Williams

Administration (with will) to Edith Jessie Williams. Effects: £5394 3s 3d

Further grant 8th Nov 1930 (Script added)


Probate of Edith Jessie Williams

Granted to Margery Williams spinster and Kenneth William Highway solicitor. Effects: £2449