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  • ID: I122
  • Name: William Hampson WALTER 1
  • Sex: M
  • Change Date: 25 JUL 2017
  • Birth: 1721
  • Note:
    Baptised at St Michael's Gloucester, 31 August 1721
    Hoole and Jarvis, in the Collected Reports Vol.3 of the Jane Austen Society, have 21 August.
    William was ten years older than his half-brother, George Austen.
    1 2
  • Education: He attended Tonbridge School from 1730 to 1734. On Thursday 6 November 1735 he was apprenticed to Samuel Vanderlure of Tonbridge, Mercer. The record does not indicate whether he completed his apprenticeship, and he did not work in later life. 1730 3 4
  • Death: 06 APR 1798
  • Note:
    'Some Monumental Inscriptions of Seal Churchyard, Noted by Leland L. Duncan 16.10.1921'
    298. William HAMPSON WALTER died 6 April 1798 aged 77. Susanna Walter his wife died 25 March 1811 aged 94.
    'On the 6th of April 1798, Mr. Walter's father died after a wwek's confinement to his bed, his faculties were much weakened when my husband paid him a visit the preceding Summer, it was therefore happy for himself & those around him, that his life was not prolonged. He expired on Good Friday & was interred at Seale on the Thursday following.'
    - Fanny Maria Walter's MS Reminiscences
    5 6

    Father: William WALTER MD b: JAN 1696/97
    Mother: Rebecca HAMPSON b: 1693

    Marriage 1 Susannah WEAVER
    • Married: 16 SEP 1739 7
    1. Has No Children Sarah WALTER b: 1741
    2. Has No Children Sarah WALTER b: 1744
    3. Has No Children Weaver WALTER b: 16 AUG 1747
    4. Has No Children Susannah WALTER b: 02 APR 1749
    5. Has No Children William WALTER b: 1750
    6. Has No Children Maria Rebecca WALTER b: 1752
    7. Has No Children George Castells WALTER b: 1754
    8. Has No Children John WALTER b: 1757
    9. Has Children James WALTER Rector of Market Rasen; Headmaster of Brigg Grammar School b: 1759
    10. Has No Children Philadelphia WALTER b: 1761

    1. Title: IGI, Subject: IGI
      Abbrev: IGI
      Page: Batch No.: C026342 Dates: 1717-1812 Source Call No.: 0425423 Type: Film Printout Call No.: 6911627 Type: Film
    2. Title: Book
      Abbrev: Book
      Page: Collected Reports Vol.3 (1976-85), pp.344-46
      Jane Austen Society
      ISBN 0 95110351 2
    3. Title: Editorial Note (comment by Ronald Dunning)
      Abbrev: Editorial Note
    4. Title: and
      Page: UK, Register of Duties Paid for Apprentices' Indentures, 1710-1811
    5. Title: Church Memorial
      Abbrev: Church Memorial
    6. Title: Manuscript, Record Type: Unpublished Manuscript
      Abbrev: Manuscript
      Page: Fanny Maria Walter's MS Reminiscences
    7. Title: and
      Page: William Hampson Walter
      Marriage Date 16 Sep 1739
      Marriage Place Ryarsh,Kent,England
      Spouse Susanna Weaver
      FHL Film Number 942.23 R1 V2RH