William Miles, 18441925 (aged 80 years)

William Miles
Name
William /Miles/
Given names
William
Surname
Miles
Birth November 20, 1844 23 22
DivorceAnn Elizabeth FarraView this family
Yes

Birth of a brotherJames Miles
May 24, 1847 (aged 2 years)
Birth of a sisterEmma J. Miles
May 1850 (aged 5 years)
Birth of a half-brotherGeorge James Searle
March 8, 1860 (aged 15 years)
Birth of a half-sisterHarriet Searle
May 1863 (aged 18 years)
MarriageRachel CatchpoleView this family
December 30, 1864 (aged 20 years)

William Miles and Rachel Catchpool was married at Parish church St. Paul Coventry in Oxfordshire, England. His places of residence were England, Blackstone, Mass, USA 1867; to South Dakota 1885. His occupation was a Mason Brick layer. He is buried at Chance Cemetery, Chance,Perkins, South Dakota. His mothers name: Jane French and his fathers name: James Miles.

Birth of a sonWilliam James Miles
September 24, 1865 (aged 20 years)
Birth of a sonGeorge Miles
December 2, 1868 (aged 24 years)
Death of a sonGeorge Miles
December 6, 1868 (aged 24 years)
Birth of a daughterClara Bell Miles
May 16, 1871 (aged 26 years)
Birth of a daughterMillicent Addline Miles
January 29, 1874 (aged 29 years)
Death of a daughterClara Bell Miles
December 23, 1875 (aged 31 years)
Birth of a sonAlbert Edward Miles
February 28, 1877 (aged 32 years)
Birth of a daughterFlora Rachael Miles
November 9, 1879 (aged 34 years)
Death of a daughterFlora Rachael Miles
July 3, 1881 (aged 36 years)
Birth of a sonCharles Arthur Miles
July 13, 1882 (aged 37 years)
Death of a wifeRachel Catchpole
October 11, 1883 (aged 38 years)
MarriageAnn Elizabeth FarraView this family
September 15, 1884 (aged 39 years)
Marriage of a childWilliam James MilesMarion Elizabeth BradleyView this family
March 18, 1885 (aged 40 years)
Marriage of a childThomas Bowen VealMillicent Addline MilesView this family
December 7, 1892 (aged 48 years)
Death of a motherJane French
1896 (aged 51 years)
Marriage of a childAlbert Edward MilesNona Claire ClementsView this family
January 10, 1906 (aged 61 years)
Death of a sisterEliza Miles
February 7, 1909 (aged 64 years)
Death of a wifeAnn Elizabeth Farra
January 25, 1922 (aged 77 years)
Death of a daughterMillicent Addline Miles
June 27, 1923 (aged 78 years)
Burial of a daughterMillicent Addline Miles
July 1, 1923 (aged 78 years)
Death of a fatherJames Miles

Death May 30, 1925 (aged 80 years)
Address
Verla M. Lang 3700 S Tomahawk Rd # 81 Apache Junction, Arizona 85219-9242

Mailing name: Verla M. Lang
Address line 1: 3700 S Tomahawk Rd # 81
City: Apache Junction
State: Arizona
Postal code: 85219-9242
INDI:PHON
(480) 671-7486

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Family with parents
father
1821
Birth: 1821Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: England
mother
18221896
Birth: 1822Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: 1896Massachuesetts
Marriage Marriage
elder sister
18431909
Birth: May 1843 22 21Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: February 7, 1909Blackstone, Massachuesetts
19 months
himself
William Miles
18441925
Birth: November 20, 1844 23 22Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: May 30, 1925Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota
3 years
younger brother
Pictures/Miles_SoDak/William Miles.jpg
18471925
Birth: May 24, 1847 26 25Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: October 13, 1925Miami, Florida
3 years
younger sister
1850
Birth: May 1850 29 28Curbridge, Whitney, Oxfordshire England
Death:
Mother’s family with Searle
step-father
mother
18221896
Birth: 1822Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: 1896Massachuesetts
Marriage Marriage
half-brother
3 years
half-sister
1863
Birth: May 1863 41London, England
Death:
Family with Rachel Catchpole
himself
William Miles
18441925
Birth: November 20, 1844 23 22Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: May 30, 1925Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota
wife
18431883
Birth: January 27, 1843Oxfordshire, England
Death: October 11, 1883Blackstone, Mass
Marriage MarriageDecember 30, 1864Parish Ch Of St. Paul's Coventry, England
9 months
son
William J. Miles
18651962
Birth: September 24, 1865 20 22West Worthing, Sussex County, England
Death: December 29, 1962Yankton, Yankton, South Dakota
3 years
son
18681868
Birth: December 2, 1868 24 25Blackstone, Massachusettes
Death: December 6, 1868Blackstone, Massachusettes
3 years
daughter
18711875
Birth: May 16, 1871 26 28Glouchester, Mass
Death: December 23, 1875Blackstone, Massachuesettes
3 years
daughter
18741923
Birth: January 29, 1874 29 31Providence, Rhode Island
Death: June 27, 1923Chance, Perkins, South Dakota
3 years
son
18771950
Birth: February 28, 1877 32 34Blackstone, Massachusettes
Death: October 26, 1950Hot Springs, South Dakota
3 years
daughter
18791881
Birth: November 9, 1879 34 36Blackstone, Massachuesettes
Death: July 3, 1881Pawtucket, Rhode Island
3 years
son
Pictures/Census/Chance_1930Census.jpg
18821952
Birth: July 13, 1882 37 39Blackstone, Worcester, Massachusetts, USA
Death: July 23, 1952Rapid City, Pennington, South Dakota, USA
Family with Ann Elizabeth Farra
himself
William Miles
18441925
Birth: November 20, 1844 23 22Witney, Oxfordshire, England
Death: May 30, 1925Gettysburg, Potter, South Dakota
ex-wife
18481922
Birth: April 27, 1848Yorkshire, England
Death: January 25, 1922Chance, Perkins, South Dakota
Marriage MarriageSeptember 15, 1884Blackstone, Mass
Divorce Divorce
MarriageView

William Miles and Rachel Catchpool was married at Parish church St. Paul Coventry in Oxfordshire, England. His places of residence were England, Blackstone, Mass, USA 1867; to South Dakota 1885. His occupation was a Mason Brick layer. He is buried at Chance Cemetery, Chance,Perkins, South Dakota. His mothers name: Jane French and his fathers name: James Miles.

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William and Rachael were married in Parish Church of St. Paul's Coventry, England. England and Wales Enumeration Book for Public Institutions 1851 County of Oxford - Hamlet of Curbridge - Parish of Witney - Superintendent Registrar's District: Witney Union - Registrar's District - Name of Institution: Witney Union Workhouse Parish or Township Eccesiastical District City or Burrough Hamlet Village of Curbridge Name and Surname of each Position in Age of Rank, Position Where Born Blind Deaf Dumb Person Who Abode in the Institution Male/Female Occupation Institution on the Night of Mar 30, 1851

Eliza Miles Pauper Age 7 Witney William Miles " Age 6 " Jane Miles " married Age 29 Wife of Labourer " James Miles " Age 3 " Emma Miles " Age 10 Months Curbridge

1870 Census - United States Massachusettes, Worcester, Blackstone(P.O.) Page 51 Dwelling #267 Family #426 Miles, William Age 25, Male, White, Jobbing, Birthplace England, Father & Mother foreign born. Rachel Age 25, Female, White, Keeping House, Birthplace England, Father & Mother foreign born William Age 5, Male, White, Attending school, Birthplace England, Father & Mother foreign born 1880 Census - United States Massachusettes, Worcester, Blackstone, 3rd Day of June, 1880 Enumeration #840 Page 8 Miles, William, w, m, 35, Head, Brick Mason,Birthplace England, Father and Mother born England Rachel, w, f, 36, Wife, Keeping House, Birthplace England, Father & Mother born England William J.w, m, 14, son, At school,Birthplace England, Father & Mother born England Millicent A. w, f, 6,daughter, At school, Birthplace Massachusettes, parents born England Albert E. w, m, 3, son, Birthplace Massachusettes, parents born England Flora R. w, f, age 6/12 daughter, Birthplace Massachusettes, parents born England

Additional notes: William Miles came to America from England in 1867 and settled in Blackstone, Massachuessetts.where he became associated with his brother James as a maso;n and contractor under the firm name of Miles Brothers. They built several large buildings in Woonsocket, Rhode Island., Rawtucket, Rhode island and several other cities in Rhode Island. In 1885 William decided to go west to South Dakota where lived in Chance and Gettysburg until he died in 1925.

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