William Middleton Aspland

M, #10, b. 29 March 1852, d. 11 July 1908
William Middleton Aspland
FatherJames Aspland b. 26 Apr 1825, d. 14 Feb 1914
MotherEliza Poole b. 1827, d. Sep 1885
ChartsPedigree Chart for Robert Mote
Descendants Chart - Allexsander Aspland
Birth*William Middleton Aspland was born on Monday, 29 March 1852 at Bridge Road, Ely, Cambridgeshire, England. His mother Eliza provided the information for the Birth Certificate on 7 May 1852 and signed it with her mark, so apparently was unable to write. 
ResidenceHe lived between April 1852 and 1870 at Ely, Cambridgeshire, England
Education*He spent his early years at the Ely Preparatory School and sang in the famous Ely Cathedral Choir as a tenor. However, he didn't like the lessons and stopped attending the school and choir. 
OccupationHe was a French Polisher in 1871.1 
Census*He appeared on the census of 1871 at 14 Eden Street, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England; He was a lodger at this address.1 
Occupation*He was a cabinet maker.

Emigration*He emigrated on 25 April 1874 from Plymouth, Devon, England, aboard the steam ship Somersetshire and arrived in Melbourne, Victoria, Australia on 25 June 1874. 
Residence*He lived from July 1874 to August 1876 at Colac, VIC, Australia, with his aunt Susan Darby. 
Marriage*He married Elizabeth Clarissa Teresa Martin on 30 August 1876 at Birregurra, VIC, Australia
Death*William Middleton Aspland died on 11 July 1908 at Camperdown, VIC, Australia, at age 56. 


Elizabeth Clarissa Teresa Martin b. 19 Dec 1853, d. 26 Jul 1946


  1. [S824] 1871 UK Census.