William Harold Jesse Stone was the third child of James Henry Stone & Emily Ellen Young born September 28th, 1877 at Stourbridge, Worcs.
In 1881 William & his parents were living at Park St, Stourbridge. He had an older brother & 2 sisters.
The family were living at 100 High St, Stourbridge in 1891 & William & his brother Henry were both working as shop boys.
William married Emily Judson Wynne in Jan-March 1901, the marriage being registered at Aston. Emily was born c1876 at Clydach, Glamorgan.
William & Emily were living with William’s parents at the time of the 1901 census at 69 Worcester St, Stourbridge. William was working as a hosier.
By 1911 William & Emily had a 4 year old son, Leonard Bennett, & they were living at 4 Caernarvon Grove, Gedling, Notts. William was now a cutter in the tailoring trade. His mother, Emily Ellen, was with them at the time of the census.
Emily died in April-June 1926 at Nottingham, aged 49.
The children of William Harold Jesse Stone & Emily Judson Wynne were:
st.188.8.131.52.1 Leonard Bennett Stone born April-June 1906 at Birmingham
In Oct-December 1926 William married again. His second wife was Winifred Elizabeth Harrison & the marriage was registered at Stourbridge, Worcs. Winifred was born November 3rd, 1889.
The 1939 Register lists William & Winifred living at 116 Chandos St, Carlton Urban District, Nottinghamshire. William was chief store keeper (white sugar).
William died in Jan-March 1965 at Nottingham, aged 87.
Winifred died in April-June 1969 at Basford, Nottingham, aged 79.