William George Ethelbert Croucher (1903-1955)


Birth: 2 September 1903 205 Newfoundland Road, Bristol, UK
Father: William James Croucher 1875-1940
Mother: Elizabeth Mona Pipes 1879-1951

Christening: 23 September 1903 St Agnes, Bristol, UK

Marriage: 28 July 1928 St Agnes, Bristol, UK
Wife: Kathleen Moon 1903-1975

Death: 25 April 1955 Lodge Road, Fishponds, Bristol, UK


Avis Croucher 1930-2012
John Alan Croucher 1934-1974


Birth of William George Croucher in FreeBMD in October-December 1903 in Bristol (6a 77).

Entry in Ancestry Bristol, England, Church of England Baptisms, 1813-1918 for William George Ethelbert Croucher on 23 September 1903 at St Agnes, parents William James and Elizabeth Mona Croucher. "Page 14 Baptism solemnized in the Parish of Saint Agnes in the Diocese of Bristol in the County of the City of Bristol in the Year One thousand nine hundred and three [...] Sept 23rd 1903 No. 120 William George Ethelbert [parents] William James [a] Labourer & Elizabeth Mona Croucher [of] 205 Newfoundland Rd."

In the 1911 census as William George Croucher aged 7, born in Bristol, Gloucestershire and living with his parents (William and Elizabeth), and two brothers (Albert Edward and Leonard Douglas) in four rooms at 264 Newfoundland Road, Bristol.

Marriage of William G Croucher and Kathleen Moon in FreeBMD in July-September 1928 in Bristol (6a 268).

Entry in Ancestry Bristol, England, Church of England Marriages and Banns, 1754-1935 for the marriage of William George Croucher aged 24, father William James Croucher, and Kathleen Moon on 28 July 1928 at Fishponds, St Mary. "Page 67 [...] 1928 Marriage solemnized at the Parish Church in the Parish of S. Mary's Fishponds in the County of Bristol. [No.] 134 July 28 1928 William George Croucher [aged] 24 [a] Bachelor [and] Tobacco Operator [of] 10 Beaufort Rd Kingswood [father] William James Croucher [a] Fitter's Assistant, [and] Kathleen Moon [aged] 24 [a] Spinster [and] Telephone Operator [of] 19 Railway Terrace Fishponds [father] Herbert Alfred Moon [a] Labourer. Married in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Church of England after banns [...] in the Presence of us Leonard Douglas Croucher [and] Olive Gwendoline Moon".

There are nine entries in Ancestry Gloucestershire, England, Electoral Registers, 1832-1974 for William George Croucher addresses 61 Park Road, Staple Hill, Downend, Mangotsfield, Thornbury from 1929 to 1933, other occupant Kathleen Croucher (wife?), and Ingleneuk changing to 12 in 1937, Grace Road, Downend, Mangotsfield, Thornbury from 1934 to 1939, other occupant Kathleen Croucher (wife?).

In the 1939 England and Wales Register as William G Croucher born 2 September 1903, married, a lobacco (sic - in the index, tobacco on the original) packer, and living with Kathleen Croucher (wife?), Alan J Croucher (son?) and one other (son?) at 12 Grace Road, Mangotsfield, Gloucestershire.

Death of William G Croucher in FreeBMD in April-June 1955 in Bristol (7b 116).

Entry in Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1995 for William George Croucher died 25 April 1955 in Bristol, probate 17 June 1955 in Bristol. "Croucher William George otherwise William George Ethelbert of Ingleneuk 12 Grace-road Downend Bristol died 25 April 1955 at Lodge-road Fishponds Bristol Administration (with Will) Bristol 17 June to Kathleen Croucher widow. Effects £2010 19s. 8d."

There are twelve entries in Ancestry Public Member Trees for William George Croucher.


William George Ethelbert Croucher was the second great grandson of William Croucher.

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