- Born: 1823, Vellansaundry, Camborne, Cornwall
- Christened: 24 Jul 1823, Camborne, Cornwall 2
- Married: 1849, Falmouth District, Cornwall 1
- Died: 21 Feb 1902, Camborne, Cornwall 3
- Buried: 25 Feb 1902, Camborne, Cornwall 4
In 1851, William Eddy (27) of Camborne, miller, and wife Lydia (26) of Perranworthal, were living in Rams Gate, Camborne.
In 1861, William Eddy (37) of Camborne, grocer, and wife Lydia T. (36) of Camborne [sic], were living in Camborne. Present were children (born in Camborne): Evelyn A. R. (9), scholar, William (7), scholar, James (2)
In 1871, William Eddy (47) of Camborne, poor rate collector, and wife Lydia (45) of Perranarworthal, were living in Trevenson Terrace, Camborne. Present were children: William (15), telegraph clerk, Charles W. (8), scholar
In 1881, William Eddy (57) of Camborne, collector of poor and local board rates, and wife Lydia T. (55) of Perranarworthal, were living in 27 Trevenson St., Camborne. Present was son Chas. W. (18), assistant collector.
In 1891, William Eddy (67) of Camborne, collector of rates, and wife Lydia T. (64) of Ponsanooth, were living in 24 Wellington Rd., Camborne. Present were son Charles W. (28), married, deputy collector of rates, daughter-in-law Mary A. (28) of Hereford, Herefordshire.
In 1901, William Eddy (77) of Camborne, collector of coal rates, widower, was living in Wellington Rd., Camborne. Presnt were son Charles W. (38) of Camborne, assistant collector of rates, daughter-in-law Mary A. Eddy (38) of Hereford Herefordshire, visitor Susannah Alcott (37) of Hereford, milliner, lodger Henry W. White (20) of St. Just, mining material maker
William Eddy of Wellington Road died aged 78 years (burial record).
William Eddy of Camborne Cornwall, rate-collector, died 21 February 1902. Probate Bodmin 15 March to Charles Wesley Eddy, rate-collector. Effects ££391 6s. 9d.
William married Lydia Tregoning POLKINGHORN, daughter of James POLKINGHORN and Alice ROWE, in 1849 in Falmouth District, Cornwall 1. (Lydia Tregoning POLKINGHORN was born in 1827 in Ponsanooth by Perranarworthal, Cornwall, christened on 27 Jan 1828 in Perranarworthal, Cornwall 5 and was buried on 25 Jan 1897 in Camborne, Cornwall 4.)