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EAGLE, Eliza

Female 1866 - 1929  (63 years)


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  • Name EAGLE, Eliza 
    Born 5 Jan 1866  Montacute, Marlock, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 560 
    _UID F1BFC3EC660841E884800E63CCA632718093 
    Buried 1929  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 12 Jun 1929  West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I560  Edgoose
    Last Modified 7 Dec 2017 

    Father EAGLE, James,   b. 1828, Hilborough, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, Swaffham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 46 years) 
    Mother JACKSON, Rachel,   b. 1825, Hilborough, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, North Pickenham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 13 Nov 1852  Hilborough, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F406  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 EDGOOSE, Robert James,   b. 3 Mar 1867, Walpole St. Andrew, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Mar 1907, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 40 years) 
    Married 24 Jul 1888  North Pickenham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. EDGOOSE, Carrie Elizabeth,   b. 26 Jan 1889, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1949, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     2. EDGOOSE, Margaret Alice,   b. 10 Aug 1890, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Apr 1896, North Pickenham, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
     3. EDGOOSE, Edith Maud,   b. 16 Aug 1891, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1943, Peterborough, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     4. EDGOOSE, Emily Rachel,   b. 19 Jan 1898, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Nov 1960, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     5. EDGOOSE, Robert James,   b. 29 Jun 1900, West Walton, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Dec 1962, Walton Highway, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F404  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 BATLEY, Thomas,   b. 1834, Wisbech, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1918, Wisbech Registration District, Cambridgeshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1908  Wisbech St. Peter, Norfolk Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F405  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ELIZA EDGOOSE nee EAGLE 1866-1929

      Eliza EAGLE was born at Pit Wood, Montacute, Marlock, Somersetshire, on 5 January 1866, daughter of James and Rachel EAGLE. James EAGLE had married Rachel JACKSON, daughter of John and Ann JACKSON, at Hilborough Parish Church, Norfolk, on 13 November 1852.
      (GRO March Q 1866 Yeovil 5c 578)

      James EAGLE was a gamekeeper in 1866. He died in 1874 aged 50.
      (GRO December Q 1874 Swaffham 4b 277)

      The 1871 census of North Pickenham, Norfolk:
      James EAGLE, head, aged 45, agricultural labourer, born at Hilborough, Norfolk;
      Racheal EAGLE, wife, aged 46, born at Hilborough;
      William EAGLE, son, aged 13, scholar, born at Abbotts Ann, Hampshire;
      Elizabeth EAGLE, daughter, aged 12, scholar, born at Abbotts Ann;
      Emma EAGLE, daughter, aged 10, scholar, born at Abbotts Ann;
      Margaret EAGLE, daughter, aged 8, scholar, born at Abbotts Ann;
      Martha EAGLE, daughter, aged 6, scholar, born at Abbotts Ann;
      *Eliza EAGLE, daughter, aged 5, scholar, born at Hazelbury, Somerset;
      Caroline EAGLE, daughter, aged 2, born at Hazelbury, Somerset.
      (RG10/1870/35/4 & 5)

      *Elizabeth EAGLE aged 16 was a general domestic servant to Robert SMITH at White Hart Lane, Swaffham, Norfolk, in 1881. Her place of birth was said to be Pickenham, Norfolk.
      (RG11/2008/33/25)

      "No. 122. Banns of Marriage between Rober [sic] James EDGOOSE Single man of West Walton and Eliza EAGLE single woman of this parish were published on the Three Sundays underwritten; That is to say,
      On Sunday the 8th of July 1888
      and On Sunday the 15th July 1888
      and On Sunday the 15th July 1888"

      She married Robert James EDGOOSE at North Pickenham parish church on 24 July 1888. Witnesses were William EAGLE and Caroline EAGLE, probably her brother and sister. Her late father was described as a labourer.
      (GRO September Q 1888 Swaffham 4b 563)

      At the time of the 1891 census she was living at Dam Road, West Walton:
      Robert J. EDGOOSE, head, aged 24, gardener, born at West Walton;
      *Elizabeth EDGOOSE, wife, aged 25, born in Hampshire;
      Caroline EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 2, born at West Walton;
      Mary Allice (sic) EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 7 months, born at West Walton.
      (RG12/1306/61/9)

      The 1901 census return for Church End, West Walton, Norfolk:
      Robert James EDGOOSE, head, aged 34, gardener, born at Walpole, Norfolk;
      *Elizabeth EDGOOSE, wife, aged 35, born at Andover, Hampshire;
      Carrie Elizabeth EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 12, born at West Walton;
      Edith Maude EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 9, born at West Walton;
      Emily RachelEDGOOSE, daughter, aged 3, born at West Walton;
      Robert James EDGOOSE, son, aged 9 months, born at West Walton.
      (RG13/1557/65/10)

      After the death of Robert James EDGOOSE in 1907 she married Thomas BATLEY at Wisbech St. Peter on 1 December 1908. He was 74 years old and a widower, a storekeeper of 31 Albert Street, Wisbech St. Peter, the son of Thomas BATLEY deceased, labourer. Harold James EDGOOSE and Elizabeth Duncan EDGOOSE were witnesses.
      (GRO December Q 1908 Wisbech 3b 1352)

      From the 1911 census of Church End, West Walton, Wisbech:
      Thomas BATLEY, head, aged 75, married, retired carpenter, born at Wisbech, Cambridgeshire;
      *Eliza BATLEY, wife, aged 45, married 2 years, no children, born in Hampshire;
      Edith Maud EDGOOSE, daughter-in-law, aged 19, single, apprentice dressmaker, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      Emily Rachel EDGOOSE, daughter-in-law, aged 13, school, born at West Walton, Norfolk;
      Robert James EDGOOSE, son-in-law, aged 10, school, born at West Walton, Norfolk.
      (RG14/9309)

      Her second husband died aged 84 in 1918.
      (GRO December Q 1918 Wisbech 3b 1148)

      Eliza BATLEY died aged 63 on 12 June 1929.
      (GRO June Q 1929 Wisbech 3b 624)

      She was buried in West Walton Cemetery.
      Monumental Inscription:
      In
      Loving Memory of
      ELIZA
      The Beloved Wife of The Late
      Robert Edgoose
      Died June 12th 1929
      Aged 63 Years

      (revised 22.07.2016)