- Born: 1854, Plumstead
- Marriage: Elizabeth Sarah Littlechild in 1877 in Bishopsgate, London
In 1866, she receives a legacy from her uncle Richard Thomas Lagden of £50, along with siblings George, William, Richard Thomas and Margaret.
In 1871, William shows up in the Kelvedon Hatch census, he is living at the Eagle Inn, Kelvedon Hatch with siblings, his mother and step father.He is 17, and a carpenters apprentice
In 1881, they are living at 6, Colwell Road, Camberley, Surrey
William married Elizabeth Sarah Littlechild, daughter of John Littlechild and Elizabeth Cumbers, in 1877 in Bishopsgate, London. (Elizabeth Sarah Littlechild was born on 4 May 1851 in Kelvedon Hatch.)