William Charles Lever Keene 1793-1843


1793. William Charles Lever Keane was baptised in St Marys Lambtht to Samuel Keane & Grace Lever on 27/11/1793, the baby then aged 6 months

1818. William Charles Lever Keene married Charlotte Wolfe on 27/8/1818 at Old Church,Saint Pancras,London. Witnsses were SJ?? Keene and Mary Ann Wolfe


William & Charlotte had the following 8 children. William Keene1820- 1842 Charles Hansard Keene1824- 1878, baptised Worthing, father a Counsellor; Charlotte Wolfe Keene1826; Sarah Keene1827; John Eidon Keene 1828-1917; Grace Keene 1832 -1870, Mary A keene 1834

1832. The family were living Alfred Place on 24/3/1832 when John Eldon Keene was baptised in St Giles in the Field, Holborn, William a barrister at law - Ancestry

& the youngest, 1836 Samuel Wolfe Keene was born to William Charles Lever Keene & Charlotte Wolfe , Margate

1837. Living 52 Gower Street, St Giles in the Field, England- from an Ancestry tree

1839 Wm C L Keene at 5 New Square, Lincolns Inn - Pigots Directory

1840 Wm C L Keene St Clement Danes, England Occupation - Chambers/Barrister

1841C William Keene, 42, was living Gower Street, St Giles in the Fields, St Giles, London & Middlesex

William Keene Male barrister 42 1799 Middlesex, England
Charlotte Keene Female 40 1801 Middlesex, England
William Keene Male medical student19 1822 Middlesex, England
Charles Keene Male classical student 16 1825 Middlesex, England
John Rumbull Male 25 1816 -
Joseph Maynard Male 20 1821 -
Mary Cross Female 25 1816 -
Emily Lamatar Female 20 1821

Samuel Keene, 5, was living with 2 servants & a slightly older sister? at Garlinge Dent de Lion, St John Baptist Margate, Thanet, Kent.

Mary A Keene Female 7 1834 -
Samuel Keene Male 5 1836 -
Eliza Sheppard Female 19 1822 -
Susanna Chandler Female 20 1821

1842-1843 William Charles Lever Keene is in the Electoral register for St Johns, East Kent . Also in the 1843 Westminster Rate book, his address New Square Coundary, St Clements Dane

1842. William Keene,21, eldest son of William Charles Lever Keene , died on 3/9/1842 at Dent de Lion, Thanet. - FMP Newspapers, Kentish Gazette 6/9/1842

1843. William Charles Lever Keene died Thanet Mar 1843. Aged 49, was buried on 10/1/1843 in St John in Thanet (Margate), St John the Baptist - FMP Kent burials, image available . Entry for him, of Lincoln Inn & Dent de Lion in Index to Death Duties Register FMP. His 5 page Will is available on a Public member Ancestry tree, but indecipherable!!:https://www.ancestry.co.uk/imageviewer/collections/5111/images/40611_309612-00641?pId=321631

His widow, Charlotte Keene, could remarry. 1844 Jun St Pancras or

1850.His widow , Charlotte Keene, 55, died Shoreditch Sep 1850

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