I am researching William Brierwood, b Dec 17th 1865, m Eliza Clarke June 26th. 1887. He was the son of Joseph Brierwood b August 27th 1843, m Elizabeth Banks February 7th. 1865. Joseph was the son of Martha Brierwood and the grandson of Thomas Brierwood. The family lived in and around Wolverhampton. Joseph was a forgeman and later a brakesman, William was a porter and later a signalman on the railway.