- Born: 3 Feb 1900, Kinning Park, , Lanark, Scotland
- Marriage: Margaret McDonald on 7 Nov 1919 in Glasgow, , Lanark, Scotland
- Died: 1973, Paisley, , Renfrew, Scotland at age 73
Another name for William was Willie.
At his retirement the compagny (coal merchant) passed to his son William.
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Coal merchant, 1919.
William married Margaret McDonald, daughter of Alexander McDonald and Isabella McKay, on 7 Nov 1919 in Glasgow, , Lanark, Scotland. (Margaret McDonald was born in 1896 in Oban, , Argyll, Scotland and died in Oct 1973 in Glasgow, , Lanark, Scotland.)
Wiliam married in St Margarets , Kinning Park, in 1919.