The Children of

Thomas Sydney WILLIAMS (Sydney)



THOMAS SYDNEY WILLIAMS was born on 11 Dec 1786 at 118 Queen Street, Portsea, Hampshire, England. He was christened on 05 Jan 1787 in Gosport Independent Chapel, Gosport, England. He died on 12 Feb 1869 in Cathcart Hill, Islington, Middlesex, England. The cause of death simply being old age.

He went to Altona, Hamburg as a 'corresponding clerk' in 1818 and was in Germany for nearly 40 years, most of his children were born there. He most likely became an English teacher in Hamburg.
(Birth appears as 11/12/1786 in 18&19 Century appendices. And 11/02/1786 in TSW tree).

Sydney married Caroline Eliza HEATH daughter of John HEATH and Elizabeth Joanna FIELD on 08 Apr 1814 in Beeston, Nottinghamshire, England. Caroline was born on 18 Mar 1793 in Nottingham, England. She died on 31 Dec 1862 in Wandsworth, London, England.

Caroline had 3 brothers - Edmund, James, William Prentice. (See ESW's Auto for more of their details).
d.?Wandsworth, London - Registration: Jan-Mar 1863 1d pg 339 [Carolyn McCartney - quoting freebmd]

They had the following children:

i Caroline Joanna WILLIAMS
 
ii Edmund Sydney WILLIAMS known as Sydney
 
iii John Heath WILLIAMS
 
iv Betsy Field WILLIAMS
 
v Edward Philip WILLIAMS
 
vi Mary Catherine WILLIAMS
 
vii Lydia Jemima WILLIAMS was born on 10 May 1826 in Hamburg, Germany. She was christened on 20 Aug 1826. She died on 22 May 1830 in Hamburg, Germany. The cause of death was Convulsions from whooping cough. She was buried on 26 May 1830.
Fanny, Henry and Lydia all buried beside each other.
 
viii Emma Adela WILLIAMS
 
ix William Thomas WILLIAMS known as Tom.  see his letters
 
x Henry WILLIAMS was born on 11 Jul 1831 in Heiligen Geist Felde, Germany. He died on 15 Jul 1831 in Heiligen Geist Felde, Germany. He was buried on 17 Jul 1831 in Reförmorte Kirche, Germany.
Fanny, Henry and Lydia all buried beside each other
 
xi Fanny Malvina WILLIAMS was born on 10 Dec 1832 in Heiligen Geist Felde, Germany . She died on 27 Jan 1833. She was buried on 31 Jan 1833 in Reförmorte Kirche, Germany.
Fanny, Henry and Lydia all buried beside each other
 
xii Alfred Heathcote WILLIAMS
 
xiii Jessie Carr WILLIAMS