MERRICK, William George

1857 - 1935

William George Merrick, was born at Calthorpe Street, Gray's Inn Road, London in 1857, son of Edward George Merrick (c.1818-6 March 1862) and his wife Emma née Smith, who married at St Mary Redcliffe, Bristol on 10 July 1846. In 1861, a 3 year old, living at 79 Frederick Street, St Mary Islington, London with his parents, Edward, a 42 year old banker's clerk, and 40 year old Emma, both born in Bristol and siblings Charlotte 13, Alfred 12, Isaac 10, Edward 9 and Joseph 7, all born in St Pancras. His father died at 79 Frederick Street on 6 March 1862 and in 1871, Emma, now a widow, was living at 16 Harpur Street, Holborn, London with her children. In 1891, William was a 33 year old unmarried architectural draughtsman, living at Walberswick Street, Lambeth, London with his 70 year old mother Emma but by 1901 they had moved to 46 Chatto Road, Battersea when William is noted as an architect. By 1909 they had moved to Reydon, Southwold, Suffolk where his mother died on 4 January 1909 and in 1911 a 53 year old unmarried architect, living at Reydon, Southwold, Suffolk. He died at Ipswich in 1935.




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