|Apprenticed to Robert Silke|
|1667||Apprenticed to father||London Apprenticeship Abstracts, 1442-1850 Transcription|
|1674||Free of Gunmakers Co.|
|1677||Takes on apprentice John Williams||London Apprenticeship Abstracts, 1442-1850 Transcription|
|1687||Takes on apprentice Nathanial Bridge||London Apprenticeship Abstracts, 1442-1850 Transcription|
|1683||Gunmaker to Ordnance|
"Lost...a little pair of pocket pistols with the King's picture engraved at the end. If any person can give notice thereof to William Truelock Gunsmith, over against Buckingham Street on the Strand, shall have 10s reward."
London Gazette, No. 1105, 19-22 June, 1676