William Henry Stanley (1861-1935) of the Stanley Bicycle and Motor Co
1861 William Henry Stanley was born in Coventry son of Matthew Stanley, a butcher, and his wife Emma
1881 Bicycle machinist, lodging in Coventry
1884 Married Elizabeth Read in Coventry
1891 William Stanley, cycle fitter, 29, living in Coventry, Elizabeth Stanley 27, William Stanley 2, Florence Stanley 8 mo and Arthur Stanley, boarder, cycle polisher, 21
1901 Living at 32 Whitefriars Street, Coventry: William H. Stanley (age 39 born Coventry), Bicycle Builder. With his wife Elizabeth Stanley, a grocer, 37, William Stanley 12, Florence Stanley 10, Frederick Stanley 8, Walter Stanley 6, Hubert Stanley 4, Arthur Stanley 2 mo.
1911 Living at 5 London Road, Coventry: William Henry Stanley (age 49 born Coventry), a cycle frame builder. With his wife Elizabeth Stanley (age 47 born Coventry) and their seven children; William Stanley (age 22 born Coventry), Iron Turner - Motor Trade; Florence (age 20 born Coventry), Dressmaker; Frederick Stanley (age 18 born Coventry), Fitter - Motor Cycle Trade; Walker Stanley (age 16 born Coventry), Machinist - Motor Trade; Hubert Stanley (age 14 born Coventry), Iron Turner - Motor Trade; Arthur Stanley (age 10 born Coventry); and Harry Stanley (age 7 born Coventry)
1935 Died. Of Lord Street. Age 74 years.