William King was baptised on 3 Aug 1800 in Gladsmuir, East Lothian, Scotland ,
This birth is recorded with parents of John King and Christian Wilson.1
He was the son of John King and Janet Wilson.
William King witnessed the baptism of Ann Davidson on 18 Nov 1827 in Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland ,
Ann Daughter of George Davidson and Marion King, Colliers, Newtown was born 23rd October and baptised 18th Nov 1827.
Witnesses: Robert Strathern and William King, Colliers, Wester Pencaitland.2,3
William King married Jane Ross on 28 Aug 1834 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, East Lothian,
King & Ross
9th August 1834
William King and Jane Ross, Collier Wester Pencaitland gave up their Marriage Banns and there proclaimed before this congregation in order to Marriage.
Were Married 28th August 1834.2,4
William appeared on the 1841 Scottish Census of 6 Jun 1841, at Broomrigg, Pencaitland, East Lothian, Scotland , also listed in the household was Janet, Janet, George and John ;
KING William, aged 40, Born East Lothian, M Caper
KING Janet, aged 40, Born East Lothian, Collier (sister)
KING John, aged 4 (son)
PRIDE George, aged 10 (nephew)
WILSON Janet, aged 70, Born East Lothian, Independant (mother.)5
William died on 13 Mar 1846 at Pencaitland, East Lothian, East Lothian, at age 45 years, 7 months and 10 days
William, Collier, Fountainhall, was buried here on the 14th March 1846 aged 50 years, died of consumption.2,6
William's cause of death on 13 Mar 1846 was from Died of Consumption.
|Father||John King (3 Oct 1770 - b 1841)|
|Mother||Janet Wilson (11 Nov 1770 - 23 Feb 1853)|
- [S32] GROS, Scottish OPR's (www.scotlandspeople.co.uk: pre 1855), OPR Gladsmuir, East Lothian, 708/0030 0091. Hereinafter cited as Scottish OPR's.
- [S1] Certificate held on file, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia. Hereinafter cited as Certificate held on file.
- [S32] Scottish OPR's (published) 1827 Pencaitland East Lothian, 716/0030 00051.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1834 Pencaitland East Lothian, 716/00 0030 0203. Hereinafter cited as Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes.
- [S82] 1841 Scottish Census (www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk: New Register House Edinburgh, 6 June 1841), Ancestry.co.uk - Pencaitland ED 3, Parish Number 716. Hereinafter cited as 1841 Scottish Census.
- [S11] Scottish Record Office BDM Indexes, online www.scotlandspeople.gov.uk, 1846 Pencaitland East Lothian, 716/00 0030 0307.