William Lee, M.A.

Photo:Christian Messenger 1899

Christian Messenger 1899

b abt1863

By Geoff Dickinson

Family

William was born abt 1863 at Hull, Yorkshire. His mother was Mary Lee, nee Hemingway. She married William Lee, a waterman, in early 1875.

Before entering the ministry, William trained as a joiner.

He married Eliza Lewis (b abt1865) in the summer of 1893 in the Blean Registration District, Kent. Census returns identify three children.

  • Dorothy Mercy (b1902)
  • Irene Maud (b abt1904)
  • Basil Westcott (1908-1955)

Circuits

  • 1890 Whitstable
  • 1892 Portsmouth
  • 1893 Croydon
  • 1896 Poplar
  • 1899 Lincoln I
  • 1900 Plumstead
  • 1905 Marylebone
  • 1906 Surrey Chapel
  • 1909 Burnley
  • 1912 Lincoln I
  • 1916 Grimsby II
  • 1917 ceased

References

W Leary, Directory of Primitive Methodist Ministers and their Circuits, 1990

Census Returns and Births, Marriages & Deaths Registers

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