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William Sim

Male 1788 - 1847  (58 years)



  • Name William Sim  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Birth 24 May 1788  17 Burr St, Aldgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2, 4, 5
    Baptism 26 Sep 1788  St Botolph, Aldgate Find all individuals with events at this location   [1
    • 26 September. William Sim, son of Wm and Sarah, Born 24 May, no. 17 Burr Street.
    Marriage abt Oct 1811  St Mary, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    Charlotte Godfrey,   b. 23 Jan 1787, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1854, Ramsgate Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1822  Merchant  [3
    Residence 1822  Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location   [3
    Residence 1838  North End, Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location   [6
    Residence Jun 1841  North End, Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location   [4
    Residence 1847  North End, Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Death 30 Jan 1847  North End, Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location   [5, 7, 8
    • On Saturday, the 30th ult., William Sim, Esq., of North-end, Hampstead, Middlesex, and Old Broad-street, City. [The Times]
    Burial 05 Feb 1847  St James Cemetery, Hampstead Rd, St Pancras Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Probate 02 Jun 1847  London Find all individuals with events at this location   [9
    • I William Sim of North End Hampstead in the County of Middlesex Gentleman do make this my last Will and Testament in manner following subject to the payment of my just debts funeral and testamentary expenses I give devise and bequeath all and singular my estate properties monies and effects of whatever nature or description and whether real or personal which I may be possessed of or entitled to at my decease unto my dear wife Charlotte Sim her heirs executors administrators and assigns to and for her and their own use and benefit And I appoint my said wife and James Goss of Staple Inn in the County of Middlesex Executrix and Executor of this which I declare to be my last Will and Testament In witness whereof I have hereunto subscribed my name this twelfth day of December one thousand eight hundred and forty six -- Wm. Sim.
      Signed and Published by the said Testator William Sim as and for his last Will and Testament in the presence of us who in his presence and in the presence of each other (all being present at the same time) have subscribed our names as witnesses. -- C. B. Sim -- B. Milford servant to Mr Sim.
      Proved at London the 2nd June 1847 before the worshipful Jesse Addams Doctor of Laws and Surrogate by the oath of Charlotte Sim widow the relict one of the Executors to whom Admon was granted having been first sworn duly to administer. Power reserved of making the like Grant to James Goss the other Executor when he shall apply for the same. [PCC wills, TNA ref PROB11/2058]
    Person ID I2803  Tatham | Bloxham branch | Parent of spouse
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2013 

    Family Charlotte Godfrey,   b. 23 Jan 1787, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1854, Ramsgate Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Marriage abt Oct 1811  St Mary, Islington Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    • William Sim, Esquire, of the Parish of St Mary Islington, of the age of twenty one years and upwards, a Bachelor;
      Charlotte Godfrey, of the same Parish, and aged twenty one years and upwards, a Spinster. [Marriage Allegation, London Diocese, 15 Oct 1811]
    Notes 
    • children born 1812-1819:
      - Charlotte Baker, born 04 Jul 1812, bapt St Mary Islington 19 Jan 1813, dau of William & Charlotte Sim, High St, gentleman;
      - William Henry, born 01 Feb 1814, bapt St Mary Islington 15 Apr 1814, son of William & Charlotte Sim, Saris? Buildings, merchant;
      - Sarah Emma, born 12 Jan 1816, bapt St Mary Islington 22 May 1816, son of William & Charlotte Sim, Saris? Buildings, merchant;
      - Henry Godfrey, born 08 Oct 1819, bapt St John Hampstead 02 Aug 1820, dau of William & Charlotte Sim, Hampstead, gent.; Lieut in 7th Bengal Native Infantry; died Berhampore May-Jun 1854.
    • children resid Jun 1841, born Middlesex: Charlotte, 20; Sarah, 20; Thomas, 12.
    Children 
    +1. Arthur John Sim,   b. 07 Aug 1821, Hampstead Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. abt Nov 1866, West Ham Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2013 
    Family ID F1795  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 24 May 1788 - 17 Burr St, Aldgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBaptism - 26 Sep 1788 - St Botolph, Aldgate Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - abt Oct 1811 - St Mary, Islington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - abt Oct 1811 - St Mary, Islington Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1822 - Hampstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1838 - North End, Hampstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Jun 1841 - North End, Hampstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1847 - North End, Hampstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 30 Jan 1847 - North End, Hampstead Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 05 Feb 1847 - St James Cemetery, Hampstead Rd, St Pancras Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - 02 Jun 1847 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St Botolph, Aldgate, 26 Sep 1788.
      b 24 May 1788

    2. [S55] Marriage Bond, Diocese of London, 15 Oct 1811.

    3. [S06] Parish Registers, baptisms, St John, Hampstead, 07 Aug 1822.
      son Arthur John

    4. [S01] Census, UK, 1841.
      age abt 50, b Middlesex, Gent.

    5. [S06] Parish Registers, burials, St James, St Pancras, 05 Feb 1847.
      age 58, abode North End, Hampstead

    6. [S25] Electoral Registers.

    7. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Edmonton, 1Q1847.

    8. [S05] The Times, death notice, 02 Feb 1847.

    9. [S48] Will, 02 Jun 1847.