Edmund Sydney (Sydney) Williams

Is your surname Williams?

Research the Williams family

Edmund Sydney (Sydney) Williams's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

About Edmund Sydney (Sydney) Williams

Edmund Sydney Williams, son of Thomas Sydney Williams and Caroline Eliza Heath, was b. Jan. 28,1817 in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England. He d. Sept. 1,1891 in Bromley, London, England.

He married, on July 18,1849, at St Georges Church, Canterbury, England with CATHERINE "Kate" GOODBAN. She was b. Oct. 27,1828 and died July 29,1866 in Balham, London, England.

They had four children who survived: Fanny (1851), Algernon Sydney (1852), Gertrude Julia (1854), and Herbert Edmund (1855) They also had 11 children which were stillborn or lived only a short time. Boys born 1853,1856, 1858, 1859, 1861 (twins), a girl (1862), and boys born 1863, 1864, 1865, and 1866.

The source also states that she died at the birth of the last child (but ascribes it to both Herbert Edmund and the male child born 1866.)

He m. 2nd with NORA SELINA DOBELL on Aug. 4,1868 in Chelterham, England. She was b. Apr. 13, 1841 and d. Feb. 9,1924.

They had children : Edmund Sydney (1869), Geoffrey Sydney (1871), Juliet Norah (1872), Eric Sydney (1873), Amyas Sydney (1875-1875), Katherine Caroline (1879), and Ursula Anne (1881).

view all 26

Edmund Sydney (Sydney) Williams's Timeline

1817
January 28, 1817
Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
1851
January 16, 1851
Age 33
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1852
January 5, 1852
Age 34
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1853
January 9, 1853
Age 35
1854
March 5, 1854
Age 37
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1855
April 11, 1855
Age 38
London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
1856
March 21, 1856
Age 39
1858
March 16, 1858
Age 41
1859
January 15, 1859
Age 41