EDDY Family of Cornwall

1871 THOMAS Elizabeth (BENNETTS, 62) and dau - St Just 13-66 Letcha Cottage.jpg

Elizabeth Williams BENNETTSAge: 78 years18081886

Name
Elizabeth Williams BENNETTS
Given names
Elizabeth Williams
Surname
BENNETTS
Birth January 1808
Christening January 10, 1808
MarriageWilliam THOMASView this family
March 24, 1832 (Age 24 years)
Birth of a daughter
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Ann Sophia THOMAS
1843 (Age 35 years)
Christening of a daughterAnn Sophia THOMAS
December 31, 1843 (Age 35 years)
Marriage of a childJames Daniel EDDYAnn Sophia THOMASView this family
April 30, 1863 (Age 55 years)
Shared note: James EDDY aged 24 occupation miner of Churchtown, son of James also a miner. Anna Sophia was aged 19 of Letcha daughter of William THOMAS. Witnesses were William THOMAS and Edmund VEAL. All signed.
Death of a husbandWilliam THOMAS
before January 9, 1865 (Age 57 years)
Burial of a husbandWilliam THOMAS
January 9, 1865 (Age 57 years)
Census 1871 (Age 63 years)
Death 1886 (Age 78 years)
Burial 1886 (on the date of death)
Family with William THOMAS - View this family
husband
1861 THOMAS Wm (56) and fam - St Just 13-5 Letcha.jpgWilliam THOMAS
Christening: September 4, 1803 30 26St Just in Penwith, Cornwall, England
Death: before January 9, 1865Letcha, St Just In Penwith, Cornwall, England
herself
Marriage: March 24, 1832St Just in Penwith, Cornwall, England
12 years
daughter

Shared note

Notes from Jessie...

In 1861 at Letcha, William and Elizabeth have their daughters Amelia, Ann and Eliza living at home. In the 1871 Census Elizabeth Thomas is recorded as living at Letcha Cottage with her daughter Eliza who is unmarried and her occupation is a tin dresser. Elizabeth is aged 62 and Eliza aged 20. In 1881 still at Letcha she has her 14 year old granddaughter Susan Eddy living with her.

She was married to William THOMAS (son of Edmund THOMAS and Susanna SEMMENS) on 24 Mar 1832 in St Just in Penwith Cornwall. William THOMAS was baptised on 4 Sep 1803 in St Just in Penwith Cornwall. He died before 9 Jan 1865 in Letcha, St Just. William was aged 61. He was buried on 9 Jan 1865 in St Just in Penwith Cornwall. William was a miner. In 1841 at Bosavern Mills William and Elizabeth THOMAS and children are living in the same cottage as Elizabeth BENNETTS who is Elizabeth's mother. She is a widow. Her sons John, Thomas and Hugh are also in the household. William and Elizabeth THOMAS are aged 30 and their children are William 10, Elizabeth 7 and Susan is 4 years old. In the 1851 census at Bosaverne we have William and Elizabeth THOMAS have 3 more children. In 1861 William is aged 56, his wife Elizabeth aged 52, and their three daughters are still living at home. Amelia 19, Ann Sophia 17 and Eliza Selina is aged 12. The family is recorded at Letcha. After William died Elizabeth was living at Letcha Cottage with her 20 year old daughter Eliza.

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