See also

Family of William Henry ADAMS and Elizabeth Tapper CHAPPLE

Husband: William Henry ADAMS (1854- )
Wife: Elizabeth Tapper CHAPPLE (c. 1857- )
Children: Gertrude Emma ADAMS (1885- )
Percy Bruce ADAMS (1888- )

Husband: William Henry ADAMS

Name: William Henry ADAMS1,2
Sex: Male
Father: Edward ADAMS (1823-1892)
Mother: Emma TREMLETT (1828-1880)
Birth 1854 Crediton , Devon, England1
Occupation Tanner and currier
According to John Heal's Book of Crediton William worked in close co-operation with Samuel Gimblett who had a shoe factory behind Crediton's Town Hall, and most of the leather that William produced was turned into boots and shoes there. A rail was laid from the tan pit to the factory in order to easily transport the cured hides. It is said that this rail has never been taken up.
Census 2 Apr 1911 (age 55) Crediton , Devon, England
106 High Street, Crediton
William and Elizabeth are with unmarried children Gertrude and Percy Bruce.

Wife: Elizabeth Tapper CHAPPLE

Name: Elizabeth Tapper CHAPPLE1,2
Sex: Female
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth c. 1857 Newton Abbot, Devon, England1

Child 1: Gertrude Emma ADAMS

Name: Gertrude Emma ADAMS1,2
Sex: Female
Birth 1885 Crediton , Devon, England1

Child 2: Percy Bruce ADAMS

Name: Percy Bruce ADAMS1,2
Sex: Male
Birth Q1 1888 Crediton , Devon, England1
Occupation Tanner and Currier

Note on Husband: William Henry ADAMS

Widowed sister Emma is with the family in 1901


1"Elizabeth Thomas Tree on Genes Reunited".
2"Nick Heard". This GEDCOM is predominantly the work of Nick Heard, but it incorporates the collaborated work of many other family historians. You are welcome to use the information herein but please acknowledge the source. Every effort has been made to ensure the data is accurate, but any use you make of it is entirely at your own risk. (c) Nick Heard 2009