William Edward Brunning & family

William Edward Brunning was born in Kingsland, Hackney, London on 7 Nov. 1878, the eldest son of William Thomas Brunning. He married Rosina Taylor in 1918.

He and his wife ran a butcher's shop in Tolworth, South London.

W Brunning - butcher's shop

They had one daughter Betty, who helped her mother run the business after her father's untimely death. They ran it through World War II, after which they sold the business.

The family of W E amd R Brunning

William and Rosina with their daughter Betty at the seaside.
Margate - some time around 1925.

William died of septicaemia in 1936 after a minor accident at work. Anti-biotic drugs were not available to treat such conditions in those days.

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