William HANDFORD was born about 1801 in Portsea, Dorset.
He married Hephzibah UNKNOWN, date and place unknown.
William served with the 3rd Dragoon Guards between 1819 and 1843.
In 1841 he was living at Oakham Barracks, near Mansfield, Nottingham.
Known children of William and Hephzibah are:
Harriet born about 1829 in Edinburgh, Midlothian. (more below)
Harriet HANDFORD married Alfred Thomas WAYNE on 29th April, 1849 at St Pauls, Hyson Green, Nottingham.
In 1841, Harriet is living with her father at Oakham Barracks.
In 1851 she is living with Alfred and their son at 24 West Street, Sneinton, Nottingham.
They moved to Birmingham in the late 1850s where they lived in the Handsworth area.
Known children of Harriet and Alfred are:
William Robert born about 1850, baptised 18th May, 1851 at Holy Trinity, Nottingham. Died March 1899 in West Bromwich.
Elizabeth Emma born about 1852, baptised 30th May, 1852 at Holy Trinity, Nottingham.
Alfred born about 1855 in Handsworth, Birmingham.
Arthur Charles born about 1863 in Handsworth.