William Price

Maleabout 1852–

Brief Life History of William

When William Price was born about 1852, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Cornelius Price, was 32 and his mother, Mary Ann Cook, was 30. He married Eliza Jackson on 25 December 1874, in Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Saint Mary's Church, Handsworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Handsworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891.

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William Price
Eliza Jackson
Marriage: 25 December 1874
Florence Price
William Price
Margaret Eliza Price
Wilhemina Amy Price
Edward Price
John Price
Alice Maude Price

Sources (15)

  • William Piece in household of Cornelius Piece, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Legacy NFS Source: William Price - Individual or family possessions: Census record: birth-name: William Price
  • William Price, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1874Birmingham, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (7)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War

    Age 2

    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.

    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

    Age 28

    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.


    Age 32

    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhys ‘son of Rhys’ (see Reece ). This is one of the commonest of Welsh surnames. It has also been established in Ireland since the 14th century.

    English: nickname from Middle English, Old French pris ‘excellent, noble, highly valued (person)’.

    Americanized form of Jewish Preuss or Preis .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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