Nov. 3, 1892 Williamsville Wayne County Missouri, USA
William registered for service in World War I. He is noted as working at the St. Louis Iron Works at the time.
On 30 Jun 1912 William married Julia Ann McKee. Julia was born in Jan 1895 in Missouri, the daughter of Jesse Alexander McKee and Celia Adline Skief. William and Julia had the following children: Agnes M., Virgie Evelyn, Willie Edna, and Norman A.
Virgie (Mrs. Curtis Clyde Norman) preceded her parents in death, dying 6 Jan 1944.