Bridger, William Samuel

William Samuel 


1890 - 1918
Rank Gunner
Service no.806834
Regiment Royal Field Artillery 410th Bty.96th Bde.


William Samuel

Baptism 7th February 1904 Ayl Park WSB son WSB & Louisa 72 vernon Road with BWB, GHB, CFB & DMB. William S Bridger & Lily Whitmore married in 1917

Son of William& Louisa Bridger; husband of Lily Bridger, of 26, Andrewes St., Leicester. School Records give his date of birth 16th February 1890 and left Granby Road aged 13 on 22nd May 1903


1891 Census Cavendish Road, Aylestone, Blaby, Leicestershire,

William Bridger Head Married Male 25 1866 Bricklayer Sussex,

Louisa Bridger Wife Married Female 25 1866 – Cropston, Leics

William S Bridger Son – Male 1 1890 – Leicester


1901 Census 72, Vernon Road, Leicester, Leicestershire,

William S Bridger Head Married Male 35 1866 Bricklayer Coates, Sussex,

Louisa Bridger Wife Married Female 35 1866 – Leicestershire,

William S Bridger Son Single Male 11 1890 – Leicestershire,

Margaret E Bridger Daughter Single Female 9 1892 – Leicestershire,

Bertie W Bridger Son Single Male 7 1894 – Leicestershire,

George H Bridger Son Single Male 6 1895 – Leicestershire,

Cyril F Bridger Son Single Male 4 1897 – Leicestershire,

Doris P M Bridger Daughter Single Female 0 1901 – Leicestershire,

Ida M Houseman Boarder Single Female 16 1885 Shoe Machinist (Sewing) Leics.


1911 census:  72 Vernon Road Leicester

BRIDGER, Louisa Head Widow  F 44 1867  Leicestershire Cropstone

BRIDGER, William Samuel Wife Single  M 21 1890 Section Chopper Boot And Shoe Leicester

BRIDGER, Margaret Ellen Daughter Single  F 19 1892 Heel Builders Boot And Shoe Leicester

BRIDGER, Bertie Walter Son Single  M 17 1894 Cycle Tube Buffer Leicester

BRIDGER, Cyril Frank Son   M 14 1897 Cycle Tube Joiner Leicester

BRIDGER, Doris Pretsria May Daughter   F 10 1901 School Leicester

His parents William Samuel Bridger & Louisa Moore married in Leicester  in  1889


Grave ReferenceVII.B.103.


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