Ju­ly 29, 1851, St. Pe­ter Port, Guern­sey, Unit­ed King­dom.

William was the son of Ju­li­a­na Gib­son-Moss and Will­iam Crou­saz, a dra­pe­ry bus­i­ness own­er in St. Pe­ter Port. Will­iam the young­er event­u­al­ly took ov­er the fa­mi­ly firm.

He be­long­ed to the Roy­al Guern­sey Light In­fan­try, and was an av­id shoot­er, win­ning gold me­dals in 1882, 1884, 1885, 1886, and 1888.

  1. St. Pe­ter Port