Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: lead miner Eyam left will (as did his son William a few years later); appears to have had an uncle Nathaniel, which would explain the name of his youngest son.
William married Sarah HAGUE on 22 Oct 1797 in Dronfield DBY. (Sarah HAGUE was born about 1776 and was buried on 10 Aug 1801 in Eyam DBY.)
William next married Hannah ROBINSON on 3 Jan 1808 in Sheffield St Peter YKS. (Hannah ROBINSON was born about 1792 in Chesterfield DBY and died in 1860 in Eyam DBY.)