Smith William


, William 1769-1839.
British geologist whose observation that fossil-containing strata appear in the same sequence in different geographical locations is a foundation of modern geology. He also created an important geological map of most of Great Britain (1815).
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SMITH WILLIAM EDWARD (Known as Ronnie) (West Moor).
All our love always Emma, Rachel, Philip, Michael, Jamie, Libby, Erin, Joseph & Mae xxx SMITH WILLIAM (Wally) Passed away peacefully on 28th February, Wally aged 74 years.
SMITH William John Clayton Suddenly on Jan 7 at Llandough Hospital in the presence of his loving family, John aged 72 years; beloved husband of the late Pat, much loved father of Diane and Lee, dear father-in-law of Glyn and Nicola, loving Bamps of Ben, Lauren, Hollie, Georgia and Harry.
Still loved, still missed and very dear.) - Your loving Wife Daphne xxx SMITH WILLIAM BILL February 24th, 2012 Sadly missed but always in our thoughts.
Larry O'Rourke jnr (right), part-owner of Lorrys Options, collects the monthly trophy from Sky's Dave Smith WILLIAM HILL
In the two years before his death, he turned entrepreneur, starting Kicks Like A Llama, which marketed Peruvian food products outside of South America, and investment consultancy Smith William LLP.
Diolch yn fawr SMITH WILLIAM ROY Beryl, Jane, David and families would like to express a special thank you to family and friends , the Rev.
Smith WILLIAM (BILL) Happy Father's Day Miss you loads dad hope your up there having fun love u Karen,Simon Smith WILLIAM (BILL) Happy Father's Day grandad Miss you loads love from Liam,Simon and craig x Smith WILLIAM (BILL) Happy Father's Day grandad Miss you grandad love Natalie, Jordan x SNABEL ALLAN Happy Fathers Day Dad Relax, enjoy, put your feet up just like every other day Love Katie & Sami xx SNABEL ALLAN GRANDAD I have a hero and I call him Grandad.
SMITH William Charles Passed peacefully away at home on March 16th 2010, aged 89.
(R.I.P.Hazel in God's garden) Loving brother John, Cath, JohnPaul and Anthony xxxx SMITH WILLIAM (BILLY), June 28, 2013.
xx SMITH William (Bill) Precious birthday memories of Bill.
xxx SMITH William (Bill) Died March 12, 2010 July 21 Today would have been our Diamond Wedding Day.