William Pellett

#960, (February 1807-April 1878)
FatherHugh Pellett (Apr 1784-)
MotherCharlotte Amelia May (c 1770-)
Last Edited26 Feb 2019
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William was born in February 1807 at Okewood, Surrey.1 He was the son of Hugh Pellett and Charlotte Amelia May. William Pellett was baptised at St. John the Baptist on Sunday, 22 February 1807 at Okewood, Surrey.2

William Pellett married Anne Nation at St. Mary on Sunday, 10 February 1839 at Reigate, Surrey.1

They was recorded as head of household in the 1851 census at West Street, Reigate, Surrey. They was 44 years old.3 William Pellett was a gardener in April 1851.3

He was recorded as head of household in the 1861 census at 171 West Street, Reigate, Surrey. He was 54 years old. He was living with a widowed housekeeper, a elderly boarder and a young servant.4

William Pellett married Rhonda Smithers at St. Mary Magdalene on Thursday, 25 July 1861 at Reigate, Surrey.5

He was recorded as head of household in the 1871 census with Rhonda Smithers as his spouse at Reigate, Surrey. He was 64 years old. They were listed as living with their niece and two lodgers.6

William died in April 1878 at Surrey at age 71.5


1807BirthOkewood, Surrey1
1807BaptismSt. John the Baptist, Okewood, Surrey2
1839MarriageSt. Mary, Reigate, Surrey1
1851Census (Eng) 1851West Street, Reigate, Surrey3
1861Census (Eng) 1861171 West Street, Reigate, Surrey4
1861MarriageSt. Mary Magdalene, Reigate, Surrey5
1871Census (Eng) 1871Reigate, Surrey6

Family 1

Anne Nation (c 1801-b Apr 1861)

Family 2

Rhonda Smithers (c 1824-Jan 1896)


  1. [S338] Ancestry.com.au Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com.au/) https://www.ancestry.com.au/family-tree/person/tree/…
  2. [S787] Various, Surrey, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1538-1812 Name: William Pellett; Event Type: Baptism; Baptism Date: 22 Feb 1807; Parish: Okewood, St John the Baptist; Parish as it Appears: Okewood, St John the Baptist; Father's Name: Hugh Pellett; Mother's name: Charlotte Pellett; Reference Number: OK/1/1.
  3. [S392] National Census for England, 1851 (online image) Class: HO107; Piece: 1599; Folio: 135; Page: 31; GSU roll: 193497.
  4. [S398] National Census for England, 1861 (online image) Class: RG 9; Piece: 443; Folio: 82; Page: 39; GSU roll: 542639.
  5. [S338] Ancestry.com.au Ancestry.com, (http://www.ancestry.com.au/) https://www.ancestry.com.au/family-tree/person/tree/…
  6. [S412] National Census for England, 1871 (online image) Class: RG10; Piece: 832; Folio: 68; Page: 25; GSU roll: 827750.
  7. [S1074] London. London Metropolitan Archives, London, England, Baptisms, Marriages and Burials, 1813-1917 Name: Charlotte Pellett; Gender: Female; Spouse: William Pellett; Child: Charlotte Pellett.