SHERRING, Elizabeth Augusta
- BICKNELL, Gerald
- BICKNELL, William
- BICKNELL, Victor
- BICKNELL, Herbert George
- BICKNELL, Arthur
- BICKNELL, Thomas Perren
BICKNELL, William John
- Born: 1860, Milton, Somerset, England
- Marriage: SHERRING, Elizabeth Augusta in December 1884 at Yeovil, Somerset, England
Birth reference Volume 5c Page 437 4th quarter 1860 Yeovil Somerset registration district.
Marriage reference Volume 5c Page 801 December period 1884 Yeovil, Somerset registration district.
The 1861 Census shows William, Sarah, William John aged 6 month and a female servant at Martock, Somerset. William's father is shown as a Farmer of 120 acres (48.563 ha), employing 4 men and two boys.
The 1901 Census shows the family living at Crannel Farm, Stileway, Meere. All the boys are working on the farm and the family employs a Margaret OLIVER as a Nurse. The different birth locations for each of the couple's sons indicates that the family moved around the county reasonable often.
The 1911 Census shows the family living at Crannel Farm, Glastonbury, Somerset. William's occupation is shown as a Dairy Farmer and Herbert and Arthur are working on the farm with him. Thomas is shown as a Student.
On 5th October 1934 the Western Gazette reported that a service was held on 2nd October 1934 at All Saints Church Martock by the Reverend A SALMON to celabrate the Golden Wedding Anniversary of William John Bicknell oldest son of the Late William Bicknell of Manor Farm, Milton to Elizabeth Augusta Sherring youngest daughter of the Late John Sherring of Brufield House, Bradford Abbas, Sherborne.