- Born: 1803, England
- Marriage: Sarah Laura Hackett on 4 Jun 1838 in Warwickshire, England
- Died: 6 Feb 1892, Clayton, Woodford County, Illinois at age 89
- Buried: Secor Cemetery, Secor, Woodford County, Illinois
Noted events in his life were:
• Census, 1880, Illinois, Woodford County, Secor Township, District 234, Image 1 of 10. Age 69 yrs.
William married Sarah Laura Hackett, daughter of Joseph Hackett and Ann Woodhouse, on 4 Jun 1838 in Warwickshire, England. (Sarah Laura Hackett was born in 1805 in Coventry, Warwickshire, England, died in 1882 in Clayton, Woodford County, Illinois and was buried in Secor Cemetery, Secor, Woodford County, Illinois.)