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William Besant

Birthplace: Kensington Palace, Middlesex
Death: Died in Gulgong, New South Wales
Place of Burial: New South Wales
Immediate Family:

Son of Henry Besant and Elizabeth Weatherley
Husband of Rececca Sarah Cook
Father of Louisa Elizabeth Besant; Henry William Besant; Charlotte Helene "Nell" Besant; George James Besant; Annetta Sophia Besant and 3 others
Brother of Henry Besant; Elizabeth Besant; Anne Besant; Charlotte Besant; George Besant and 4 others

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About William Besant

  • 1851 & 1861 Census William identified with parents Hampton Court Palace stables.
  • William is evidenced aged 21 emigrating to Victoria aboard ""Trebolgan" 6 January 1864 with his sister Charlotte.
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William Besant's Timeline

August 18, 1842
November 1842
Kensington, Middlesex
November 23, 1879
Age 37
Gulgong, New South Wales
April 5, 1882
Age 39
New South Wales
July 27, 1884
Age 41
Mudgee, New South Wales
March 9, 1886
Age 43
Mudgee, New South. wales
December 21, 1888
Age 46
Gulgong, NSW, Australia
May 31, 1892
Age 49
Mudgee, New South Wales
November 1, 1897
Age 55
Mudgee, New South Wales