Name: William WEEKS
Birth: 1794 in Kingswood, Gloucestershire, England
_RIN: 43 1
_ALT_BIRTH: Y 20 NOV 1795 Abson, Gloucester, England
Death: 25 OCT 1854 in Dudley, Worcester, England
CHRISTENING: Abson (or Abston or Abstone) Parish Register, Christenings 1600-1812, FHL film 1596177; 20 Nov 1795, William the son of John and Mary Weeks, ironworker. Note: Abson is a small parish sometimes combined with Wick and may have been part of the larger parish of Pucklechurch. Abson is about 3 miles east of the Kingswood Forest.
_RIN: 43 1
Change Date: 2 JAN 2007 at 15:26:05
BIRTH: (By Grant Collard 12/91)
Thomas Weeks' temple book lists his father as being born 1n 1794 at Kingwood, Bristol, England. At that time Kingswood (or Kingswood Forest) was not a parish but was adjacent to St. George, Stapleton, Bitton (including Oldland and Hanham), Siston, Pucklechurch and Mangotsfield. In the 1841 census of Dudley (Kates Hill area) F#464207 ED 28, William Weeks, age 40 (40 to 45), coal miner, Y. In the 1851 census of Dudley (F#87440), for Kates Hill p 43, sheet 236 at #152 Bacon Row) Willm Wicks, head, married, 55, labourer, from Glouces, Bristol.
Thomas' temple book also indicates Thomas is a nephew to John Perkins of Bristol and lists a Martha Weeks of Bristol (perhaps William's sister).
DEATH: Civil Registration; Dudley District, County of Worcester; 25 Oct 1854, William Wicks male 60y labourer of catarrh of the bladder; Certified copy pf death DA545995 in possession of Grant Collard
Father: John WEEKS
Hannah HARRISON b: ABT 1796 in Dudley, England
- James WEEKS b: 23 JAN 1823 in Dudley, Worcester, England c: 30 MAR 1823 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- Thomas WEEKS b: 5 MAY 1825 in Dudley, Worcestershire, England c: 15 JUN 1825 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- William WEEKS b: 25 MAY 1828 in Dudley, Worcester, England c: 15 JUN 1828 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- Job WEEKS b: 10 JUL 1833 in Dudley, Worcester, England c: 17 AUG 1834 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- Martha WEEKS b: 18 FEB 1837 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- Samuel WICKS b: 13 MAR 1820 in Dudley, Worcester, England c: 12 AUG 1821 in Dudley, Worcester, England
- Title: GEDCOM File : weeks-Grant-Collard-0504.ged
Abbrev: GEDCOM File : weeks-Grant-Collard-0504.ged
Text: Imported 223 Weeks names from Grant Collard in ID
Date: 30 MAY 2004