Charles Percy Williams, 1873

Name
Charles Percy /Williams/
Note

Biography

Charles Percy Williams was born at Chellaston, Derbyshire, England about 1873.

He married Florence Emily Meakin Underwood at Shardlow, Derbyshire in 1899.

They had at least three children,

  1. Charles Frederick Williams born Derby about 1901
  2. Florence Theresa Williams born Derby about 1902
  3. Francis Joseph Williams born Derby about 1904

In 1911 the family emigrated to the United States of America and eventually settled at 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA

References

1899 Marriage UK Marriage index 1899. Shardlow, Derbyshire, Jul-Sep, vol 7b, page 937. Williams, Charles Percy Underwood, Florence Emily Meakin.

1901 UK Census Osmaston Road, Osmaston, Derbyshire, England.

  • Charles P Williams, Head, 28, Machine Minder Lace Trade, birthplace unknown.
  • Florence E Williams, Wife, 22, born Derby, Derbyshire.
  • Charles F Williams, Son, 0, born Derby, Derbyshire.

**1911 UK Census. ** Derby, Derbyshire.

  • Charles Percy Williams, Head, 38, Lace Maker Twist Hand, born Chellaston, Derbyshire.
  • Florence Emily Williams, Wife, 32, born Derby, Derbyshire. Charles Frederick Williams, Son, 10, School, born Derby, Derbyshire.
  • Florence Theresa Williams, Daughter, 9, born Derby, Derbyshire.
  • Francis Joseph Williams, Son, 7, born Derby, Derbyshire.

The family emigrated from the UK to the USA in 1911.

1911 USA Arrival (Husband) Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists 1891-1943 Ship Name: Franconia sailing from Liverpool 18 Apr 1911

  • Williams, Charles Percy, 38 yrs, Male, Married, Lace maker, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Country: England, Race: British, Last residence: Derby England. Nearest relative in home country: Mrs F Williams (wife) 62 Coburg St, Crewton, Derby. Final destination: River Point, Rhode Island.

USA Arrival (Wife and Family) Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists 1891-1943 Ship Name: Bohemian sailing from Liverpool 29 July 1911

  • Williams, Florence E, 33yrs 1 month, Female, Married, Wife, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Country: England, Race: British, Last residence: Derby England. Nearest relative in home country: Mrs Underwood (mother) 16 Albion Street, Derby. Final destination: River Point, Rhode Island.
  • Williams, Charles F, 11yrs 3 month, Male, Single, Child, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Country: England, Race: British, Last residence: Derby England. Nearest relative in home country: Mrs Underwood (mother) 16 Albion Street, Derby. Final destination: River Point, Rhode Island.
  • Williams, Florence F, 9ys 6 month, Female, Single, Child, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Country: England, Race: British, Last residence: Derby England. Nearest relative in home country: Mrs Underwood (mother) 16 Albion Street, Derby. Final destination: River Point, Rhode Island.
  • Williams, Francis J, 7ys 6 month, Male, Single, Child, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Country: England, Race: British, Last residence: Derby England. Nearest relative in home country: Mrs Underwood (mother) 16 Albion Street, Derby. Final destination: River Point, Rhode Island.

1915 USA Census Rhode Island State Census 1915 Enumeration District: 38, County: Kent, Town: West Warwick, District: 2 Address: Pleasant View

  • Williams, Charles P, Head, Male, White, 41, born England, Father born England, Mother born England, Citizenship: Alien, Employed as Weaver in Lace Mill.
  • Williams, Florence, Wife, Female, White, 36, born England, Father born England, Mother born England, Not Employed.
  • Williams, Charles F, Son, Male, White, 14, born England, Father born England, Mother born England, Employed as Threader in Lace Mill.
  • Williams, Florence, Daughter, White, 13, born England, Father born England, Mother born England, Not Employed.
  • Williams, Francis, Son, White, 11, born England, Father born England, Mother born England, Not Employed.

1917 US Naturalization Rhode Island District Court Naturalization Index 1906-1991 Vol 27, Page 157, C 799562 Date of Naturalization: 13 Oct 1917

  • Williams, Charles Percy, Wakefield St., Riverpoint, Rhode Island. Country of birth: England, When born: 08 Dec 1872 Date and Port of Arrival in US: 26 Apr 1911, Boston Mass. Witnesses: Elmer E Page, Nathan E Kendall.

**1920 USA Census ** 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA

  • Williams, Charles P, Head, Home: Owned, Mortgage Free, Male, White, Age 47, Married, Year of Immigration: 1911, Naturalized: Yes in 1918, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Mother Tongue: English, Father's birthplace: England, Father's Language: English, Mother's birthplace: England, Mother's language: English, Occupation: Lace Maker, Industry: Shop, Employment Status: Employee.
  • Underwood, Florence E, Wife, Female, White, Married, Age 41, Married, Year of Immigration: 1911, Naturalized: Yes in 1918, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Mother Tongue: English, Father's birthplace: England, Father's Language: English, Mother's birthplace: England, Mother's language: English, Occupation: None.
  • Williams, Charles F, Son, Male, White, Age 19, Single, Year of Immigration: 1911, Naturalized: Yes in 1918, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Mother Tongue: English, Father's birthplace: England, Father's Language: English, Mother's birthplace: England, Mother's language: English, Occupation: Lace Maker, Industry: Shop, Employment Status: Employee.
  • Williams, Florence T, Daughter, Female, White, Age 17, Single, Year of Immigration: 1911, Naturalized: Yes in 1918, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Mother Tongue: English, Father's birthplace: England, Father's Language: English, Mother's birthplace: England, Mother's language: English, Occupation: Clerk, Industry: Office, Employment Status: Employee.
  • Williams, Francis J, Son, Male, White, Age 15, Single, Year of Immigration: 1911, Naturalized: Yes in 1918, Can read: Yes, Can write: Yes, Mother Tongue: English, Father's birthplace: England, Father's Language: English, Mother's birthplace: England, Mother's language: English, Occupation: Draftsman, Industry: Shop, Employment Status: Employee.

**1930 USA Census. ** 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA.

  • Williams, Charles P, Head, Home Owned, Home Value 5,000, Radio Owned, Male, White, 57, Married, Married aged 26, Able to Read and Write, Born in England, Father born in England, Mother born in England, English spoken in home country, Immigration Year 1911, Nationalised, Speaks English, Weaver in Lace Factory, Worker, No military service.
  • Williams, Florence E, Wife of Head, Female, White, 51, Married, Married aged 21, Able to Read and Write, Born in England, Father born in England, Mother born in England, English spoken in home country, Immigration Year 1911, Nationalised, Speaks English, Works at Home.
  • Williams, C. Fred, Son, Male, White, 29, Single, Able to Read and Write, Born in England, Father born in England, Mother born in England, English spoken in home country, Immigration Year 1911, Nationalised, Speaks English, Weaver in Lace Factory,Worker, No military service.

1940 USA Census 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA

  • Charles Percy Williams, Head, Male, White, aged 68, Married, Age at Marriage 26, Birthplace: England, Father's Birthplace: England, Mother's Birthplace: England, Occupation: Lace Maker, Industry: Lace Factory, No military service.
  • Florence Emily Underwood, Wife, Female, White, aged 61, Married, Age at Marriage 21, Birthplace: England, Father's Birthplace: England, Mother's Birthplace: England, Occupation: None, No military service.

Sources

↑ UK Marriage index 1899. Shardlow, Derbyshire, Jul-Sep, vol 7b, page 937 ↑ 1901 UK Census. Osmaston Road, Osmaston, Derbyshire, England. ↑ 1911 UK Census. Derby, Derbyshire. ↑ Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists 1891-1943. Ship Name: Franconia sailing from Liverpool 18 Apr 1911 ↑ Massachusetts, Boston Passenger Lists 1891-1943. Ship Name: Bohemian sailing from Liverpool 29 July 1911 ↑ Rhode Island State Census 1915. Enumeration District: 38, County: Kent, Town: West Warwick, District: 2. Address: Pleasant View ↑ Rhode Island District Court Naturalization Indexex 1906-1991. Vol 27, Page 157, C 799562. Date of Naturalization: 13 Oct 1917 ↑ 1920 USA Census. 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA ↑ 1930 USA Census. 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA. ↑ 1940 USA Census. 294 Davenport Street, Bridgeport, Fairfield, Connecticut, USA

Family with Florence Emily Underwood
himself
1873
Birth: 1873Chellaston, Derbyshire, England
Death:
wife
1878
Birth: 1878Derby, Derbyshire, England
Death:
Marriage
Marriage: 1899Shardlow, Derbyshire, England
3 years
son
1901
Birth: 1901Derby, Derbyshire, England
Death:
2 years
daughter
1902
Birth: 1902Derby, Derbyshire, England
Death:
3 years
son
1904
Birth: 1904Derby, Derbyshire, England
Death: