See also

William Barton (1896- )

Name: William Barton1,2
Sex: Male
Father: James William Barton (1873?-1900)
Mother: Amelia Edwards (1873?-1937)

Individual Events and Attributes

Occupation errand boy3
Birth Q4 1896 Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England1,2,3,4
Census 31 Mar 1901 (age 4) Moral and Industrial Training School, Beckett Street, Leeds, West Riding of Yorkshire, England4
inmate living with his brother George. Born in Leeds Yorkshire
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 14) 3 Ct 3 H, Silver Street, Sheffield, West Riding of Yorkshire, England3
step-son working as an errand boy for a box manufacturer and living in three rooms with his step-father, mother and three siblings. Born in Leeds Yorkshire

Individual Note

unsure what happened to William as there are many possibilities [I think the tree on Ancestry is completly wrong]


1"Colin Edwards - Suffolk Edwards Database".
2"England and Wales Birth Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at, and Bramley 1895 quarter:1 volume:9b page:392.
Text From Source: mother's maiden name Edwards
3"Census 1911" (on-line at and class:RG14 piece:27856 class:RG78 piece:1594 registration district:510 sub-district:1 enumeration district:8 schedule:121.
4"Census 1901" (on-line at and class:RG13 piece:4227 folio:74 page:1.