Oakes, William

Birth Name Oakes, William
Call Name Bill
Gender male
Age at Death 55 years, 3 months, 9 days


Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Birth 19 April 1894 Over, Winsford, Cheshire  
Death 28 July 1949    


Relation to main person Name Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Oakes, Alfred
Mother Deakin, Mary
    Sister     Oakes, Mary Elizabeth
    Sister     Oakes, Sarah Jane
         Oakes, William
    Brother     Oakes, Fred


    Family of Oakes, William and Hulse, Emma
Married Wife Hulse, Emma
Event Date Place Description Notes Sources
Marriage 15 December 1920 Over, Winsford, Cheshire - St. John the Evangelist Church  



William was born at 73 John Street, Over on 19th April 1894.
In 1911, aged 16, William was an apprentice baker living with his parents at 73 John Street, Winsford. The photo shows him, as a young man, working at the Salt Union Smithy, Waggon Shops at Winsford as a blacksmith's striker.

The marriage licence dated 14th December 1920 shows William living at 5 Dean Street, Over and Emma living at 3 Chapel Street, Over.

On his wife Emma's death certificate, Williams occupation is shown as "Blacksmith's Striker".


  1. Oakes, Alfred
    1. Deakin, Mary
      1. Oakes, Mary Elizabeth
      2. Oakes, Sarah Jane
      3. Oakes, William
        1. Hulse, Emma
      4. Oakes, Fred