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Elizabeth Colley, Flamborough, 1837 - 1914

P575: A.k.a. Elizabeth Cross by marriage
b. 1843;
m. 1862;
d. 1914.

1843: Elizabeth Colley was born in Flamborough.1,2

1851: UK Census:2
Elizabeth Colley, aged 13, was living with her family in Flamborough.

1862: Elizabeth Colley married P574: Robert Cross.2
1864: John B Cross was born
1866: Grace Cross was born
1869: Hannah Cross was born

1871: UK Census:
Elizabeth was living with her husband and three children in Harrington's Lane, Flamborough, see Flamborough 1871 for details.

1876: P578: Robert Cross was born.

1881: UK Census:
Elizabeth was living with her husband and two children in Highland, Flamborough, see Flamborough 1881 for details.

1891: UK Census:
Elizabeth was living with her husband and son in The Island, Flamborough, see Flamborough 1891 for details.

1905: P574: Robert Cross died.

1911: UK Census: Elizabeth was in Mere Side, Flamborough. With her was her daughter Hannah (Crimlisk) and two young granddaughters. See Flamborough 1911 for details.

See: Chart F574

1) Flamborough Fishing Families.
Elizabeth Colley b.1837. Accessed 27th May 2013.

2) Family Search:
England and Wales Census, 1851 - index
"England and Wales Census, 1851," index, FamilySearch ( : accessed 27 May 2013), Elizabeth Colly, 1851.
Notes: Spelling "Colly" may be transcription error.

3) FreeBMD:
GRO Brid;ington Volume 9d Page 555, accessed 27th May, 2013.