William Henry Charles Sheath (1897-1983)

Dates

Birth: 23 April 1897 18 Ceasars Road, Newport, Hampshire, UK
Father: Charles James Sheath 1870-1948
Mother: Catherine Harvey 1870-1960

Christening: 19 May 1897 18 Ceasars Road, Newport, Hampshire, UK

Marriage: April-June 1933 Isle of Wight, UK
Wife: Winifred Annie Croucher 1896-1982

Death: 4 February 1983 Wilwynn, 178 Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight, UK

Children

None known

Notes

Birth of William Henry C Sheath in FreeBMD in Apil-June 1897 in I Wight (2b 566).

Entry in Ancestry England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975 for William Henry Charles Sheath baptised in 1897 in Isle of Wight Circuit, Hampshire, parents James and Catherine Sheath.

Entry in Ancestry England & Wales, Christening Index, 1530-1980 for William Henry Charles Sheath christened 19 May 1897 in Newport, Hampshire, parents James and Catherine Sheath.

Entry in Ancestry Isle of Wight, England, Methodist Registers, 1813-1937 for Wm Henry Charles Sheath a Bible Christian baptised 19 May 1897 in Newport Circuit, parents Jas and Catherine Sheath."[No] 1288 Wm Henry Charles [parents] Jas [a] shopman & Catherine Sheath of Newport [on] May 19th 1897 [at] Parents Residence".

In the 1901 census as William Hy Sheath aged 3, born in Isle of Wight, Newport, and living with his parents (Charles Jas and Catherine), two sisters (Dorothy L and Elsie C) and grandmother (Tamar C Harvey) at 18 Ceasars Road, Newport, Hampshire.

In the 1911 census as William Henry C Sheath aged 13, born in Newport, Isle of Wight, and living with his parents (Charles James and Catherine), two brothers (Arthur Thomas and Percy James), and two sisters (Dorothy Lilian and Elsie Catherine) in seven rooms at 14 Caesars Road, Newport, Isle of Wight.

Entry in Ancestry UK, Royal Air Force Airmen Records, 1918-1940 for William Henry Sheath, father and next of kin Charles James Sheath joined 10 May 1916 service no. 57600.

Marrige of William H C Sheath and Winifred A Croucher in FreeBMD in April-June 1933 in Isle of Wight (2b 1618).

In the 1939 England and Wales Register as William H C (no surname in the index) born on 23 April 1897, married, a cornmerchant salesman (retail) and living with Winifred A Sheath (wife?), Percy John and Annie Croucher (parents-in-law?), and Edgar H Buchelt (grandfather-in-law?) at 44 Carisbrooke Road, Newport, Isle of Wight.

His wife died on 12 August 1982 at Wilwynn, 178 Fairlee Road, Newport, Isle of Wight.

Death of William Henry C Sheath, born 23 April 1897, in FreeBMD in January-March 1983 in I O W (20 2235).

Entry in Ancestry England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858-1966, 1973-1995 for William Henry Charles Sheath died 4 February 1983 in Newport I of W, probate 18 March 1983 in Winchester. "Sheath, William Henry Charles of Wilwynn 178 Fairlee Rd Newport I of W died 4 February 1983 Probate Winchester 18 March £34491".

Entry in Ancestry Public Member Trees for William Henry Charles Sheath.

Relationship

William Henry Charles Sheath was the husband of Winifred Annie Croucher, great granddaughter of John Croucher.

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