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EDGOOSE, Elizabeth

Female 1894 - 1962  (68 years)


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  • Name EDGOOSE, Elizabeth 
    Born 8 Jan 1894  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 11 Feb 1894  Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Reference Number 710 
    _UID 029F9B6FBB1C4C05B3E1F75592E9A660348C 
    Died 20 Jan 1962  Peterborough, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I710  Edgoose
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2017 

    Father EDGOOSE, John William,   b. 7 Apr 1860, Skirbeck Quarter, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1943, Frampton, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years) 
    Mother WOODS, Sarah Ann,   b. 14 Aug 1861, Kirton in Holland, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Aug 1945, Frampton, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years) 
    Married 16 May 1883  Boston Register Office, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family SMITHSON, Robert William,   b. 18 Dec 1902, Biggleswade, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1975, Spilsby Registration District, Lincolnshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years) 
    Married 3 Jan 1924  Peterborough Parish Church, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. SMITHSON, D.I.
     2. SMITHSON, R.J.
    Last Modified 11 Jul 2016 
    Family ID F549  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • ELIZABETH SMITHSON née EDGOOSE 1894-1962


      Elizabeth EDGOOSE was born at Kirton-in-Holland, Lincolnshire, on 8 January 1894, daughter of Sarah Ann and John William EDGOOSE, a plate layer on the railway.
      (GRO March Q 1894 [WOODS] Boston 07A 434)
      John William EDGOOSE had married Sarah Ann WOODS at Boston Register Office on 16 May 1883.

      Elizabeth, daughter of John William and Sarah Ann EDGOOSE of Kirton, was baptised at Kirton-in-Holland, Lincolnshire, on 11 February 1894. Her father was described as a platelayer.
      (FreeReg)

      From the 1901 census returns for Horseshoe Lane, Kirton, Lincolnshire:
      John W. EDGOOSE, head, aged 40, railway platelayer, born at Skirbeck;
      Sarah A. EDGOOSE, wife, aged 39, born at Kirton;
      John EDGOOSE, son, aged 19, agricultural labourer, born at Kirton;
      James EDGOOSE, son, aged 17, blacksmith's apprentice, born at Kirton;
      Alice EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 13, born at Kirton;
      Fred EDGOOSE, son, aged 9, schoolboy, born at Kirton;
      *Elizabeth EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 7, schoolgirl, born at Kirton;
      Harriet A. EDGOOSE, daughter, aged 4, schoolgirl, born at Kirton.
      (RG13/3040/55/10)
      The John EDGOOSE described as the 19 year old son of John EDGOOSE was John WOODS, a son of Sarah Ann WOODS before her marriage.

      The 1911 census of West Villa, Bedford Road, Sandy, Bedfordshire:
      Harold SPURWAY, head, aged 32, married, general medical practitioner on own account at home, born at Leicester, Leicestershire;
      Mary Louis SPURWAY, wife, aged 33, married 2 years, 1 child (living), born at Lincoln, Lincolnshire;
      Frances Louise Margaret SPURWAY, daughter, aged 11 months, born at Sandy, Bedfordshire;
      *Elizabeth EDGOOSE, servant, aged 18, single, general servant domestic, born at Kirton, Near Boston, Lincolnshire.
      (RG14/8900)

      She married Robert William SMITHSON at Peterborough Parish Church, Northamptonshire, on 3 January 1924. He was a 21 year bachelor, a railway employee of 33 Clifton Avenue, Peterborough, and son of George SMITHSON, also a railway employee. Elizabeth was a 27 year old spinster, a railway employee living at the GN railway station, and daughter of John EDGOOSE, farmer. Witnesses were Hilda EDGOOSE, Fred BURTON and Walter EDGOOSE.
      (GRO March Q 1924 Peterborough 3b 311)

      From the 1939 Register of 42 West Parade, Peterborough M.B., Northamptonshire:
      Robert W. SMITHSON, born 18 December 1902, railway station foreman, married;
      *Elizabeth SMITHSON, born 8 January 1898 [sic, but incorrect], unpaid domestic duties, married;
      Robert J. SMITHSON, born 13 February 1927, at school, single;
      Dorothy I. (SMITHSON) FORDHAM, born 13 June 1924, at school, single.
      (RG101/6292D/020/42)

      She died on 20 January 1962 at Francis Gardens, Peterborough aged 68, and was cremated.
      (GRO 1962 March Q Peterborough 3b 897)

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