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    William James Glasper

    Male 1857 - 1936  (79 years)


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    • Name William James Glasper  [1, 2, 3, 4
      Born 17 Jan 1857  Toft Hill, Hamsterley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 5, 6, 7
      Gender Male 
      Birth 3 May 1857  Toft Hill/West Auckland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
      Residence 1861  Fylands Bridge, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Occupation 2 Apr 1871  Coal Miner/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Residence 2 Apr 1871  Fylands Bridge, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Occupation 3 Apr 1881  Coal Miner/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
      Residence 3 Apr 1881  Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
      Occupation 5 Apr 1891  Coal Miner/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
      Residence 5 Apr 1891  Grays Row/Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
      Occupation 31 Mar 1901  Deputy Overman in the Local Mine/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
      Residence 31 Mar 1901  109 School Row/Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 8
      Occupation 2 Apr 1911  Coal Miner - Deputy Overman/ Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
      Residence 2 Apr 1911  109 School Row/Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
      Died 23 Nov 1936  Winterton House/Sedgefield, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 9
      Person ID I874  Bridger, Glasper, Lee & Probett
      Last Modified 3 Jul 2017 

      Father William Glasper,   b. 1827, Pierce Bridge, Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Jan 1901, Willington, Crook, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
      Relationship natural 
      Mother Elizabeth Ann Howe,   b. Abt 1827, West Auckland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1898, County Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
      Relationship natural 
      Married 7 May 1846  St Helens Auckland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 10, 11
      Family ID F56  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family Mary Edith / Elizabeth Willmer,   b. 14 Feb 1856, Elmer Hall (Elemore)/Easington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Jul and 30 Sep 1928, Newcastle Upon Tyne, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
      Married 18 Aug 1877  Byers Green, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 7, 12
      Children 
       1. Charles Henry Glasper,   b. Between 1 Jan and 31 Mar 1878, West District/Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Oct and 31 Dec 1878, Auckland, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       2. William Frederick Glasper,   b. 3 Oct 1879, Spennymoor, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1966, Lambeth, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)  [natural]
       3. Elizabeth Glasper,   b. Abt 1882, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Apr and 30 Jun 1959, Central District/Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       4. Florence Glasper,   b. 17 Oct 1884, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Oct and 31 Dec 1970, Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       5. Emma Glasper,   b. 16 Oct 1888, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Apr and 30 Jun 1955, Darlington, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       6. Jonathan Glasper,   b. 1 May 1890, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1975, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)  [natural]
       7. Alice Glasper,   b. 27 Jun 1893, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Jul and 30 Sep 1981, West District/Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       8. Thomas Edward Glasper,   b. Abt 1896, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between 1 Apr and 30 Jun 1970, West District/Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
       9. Cyril Raymond Glasper,   b. 31 Mar 1898, Page Bank, Willington, Stockley, Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Between Jul and Sep 1980, West District/Durham, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]  [unknown]
      Last Modified 3 Jul 2017 
      Family ID F478  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Photos
      William James Glasper (1857-1936) & Mary Edith / Elizabeth Willmer (1858-1925)
      William James Glasper (1857-1936) & Mary Edith / Elizabeth Willmer (1858-1925)
      1936-10-05 - 10-31 - William James Glasper (1857-1936.
One of the Organisers of the Jarrow March.
      1936-10-05 - 10-31 - William James Glasper (1857-1936. One of the Organisers of the Jarrow March.

    • Notes 
      • William James Glasper was quite famous. He was P.A. to Keir Hardy MP, and led the Jarrow March to Westminster. - George Fairley, GRU, 06-Aug-2007.

    • Sources 
      1. [S50] 1871 England Census.
        Source Citation:
        Class: RG10; Piece: 4927; Folio: 074; Page: 08; GSU roll: 848017


      2. [S0] .
        Source information: RG13/4680
        Registration district: Durham
        Sub-registration district: St Oswald
        ED, institution, or vessel: 41
        Folio: 56
        Page: 22

      3. [S0] .
        GLASPER, William James, 54,
        Durham St Helens, 1857, M, Married 34 years, Coal MIner Deputy Overman,
        RG14 Piece: 29937,
        Ref: RG14PN29937 RG78PN1732 RD551 SD1 ED15 SN109
        Registration District: Durham, Sub District:, Brandon,
        Enumeration District: 15, Parish: Stockley,
        Address: 109 School Row Page Bank Spennymoor, County: Durham.

      4. [S16] Brown, Brian, Glasper, Harry, Mountain, Julie, Raine, Jo & Robinson, Stephanie.
        2006 - 2011.

      5. [S38] 1891 England Census.
        1891 England Census. Source Citation: ED 38, Class: RG12; Piece: 4100; Folio 129 ; Page 20; GSU roll: 6099210.

      6. [S8] 1881 England Census.
        1881 England Census. Source Citation: ED ??, Class: RG11; Piece: 4957; Folio 018 ; Page 30; GSU roll: 1342191.

      7. [S0] .
        2009-12-19, GRU

      8. [S0] .
        1901 England Census. Source Citation: ED 41, Class: RG13; Piece: 4680; Folio: 056; Page: 22.

      9. [S25] Death Registration Entry.
        GLASPER, William J, 79,
        Sedgefield, 4Q 1937, 10a 177.

      10. [S3] Marriage Registration Entry.
        GLASPER, William,
        Auckland, Co. Durham, 1846 Q2, 24 10
        Marriage Registration Entry, GLASPER, William, Auckland, Co. Durham, 1846 Q2, 24 10.

      11. [S3] Marriage Registration Entry.
        HOWE, Elizabeth,
        Auckland, Co. Durham, 1846 Q2, 24 10
        Marriage Registration Entry, HOWE, Elizabeth, Auckland, Co. Durham, 1846 Q2, 24 10.

      12. [S3] Marriage Registration Entry.
        GLASPER, William James, Married Willmer,
        WILLMER, Mary Elizabeth, Married Glasper,
        Auckland, Co. Durham, 3Q 1877, 10a 206.