Topic: Elizabeth Wilson (1893-?)

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Elizabeth Wilson was born in Porirua, Wellington, on 2 August 1893. She had an illegitimate child in 1910, and it is not yet known what happened to her beyond this point in time. She was my great grandmother - Debbie McCauley (2013).

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Elizabeth Wilson was born in Porirua, Wellington, on 2 August 1893 (reg. 1893/16840). Her parents were Henry Allan and Elizabeth Ellen Wilson (nee Cutten) who married in Blenheim on 12 September 1892. Henry was a gas-fitter from Manchester, England.

In Wellington on 13 February 1910 (reg. 1910/11647) Elizabeth gave birth to Eileen Pearl Wilson (1910-1945) whose father was Edward James Crawford (1887-1944). Eileen was brought up in Katikati by Edward's parents, John and Sarah Ann Crawford (nee Birkett).

Elizabeth was aged 16 when she gave birth to Eileen in Thompson Street, Wellington. Thompson Street and Webb Street [where Edward James Crawford's maternal grandparents, the Birkett's lived] are just around the corner from one another. It is more than likely that Edward was holidaying with his grandparents in Wellington when Eileen was conceived.

Further information on Elizabeth past 1910 is yet to be uncovered. 

 

References:

Birth Certificate: Elizabeth Wilson (1893).

Births, Deaths and Marriages Online: New Zealand.

Marriage Certificate: Henry Allan Wilson and Elizabeth Ellen Cutten (1892).

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Elizabeth Wilson (1893-?)


Year:1910
First Names:Elizabeth
Last Name:Wilson
Date of Birth:2 August 1893
Place of Birth:Porirua, Wellington
Country of birth:New Zealand
Fathers name:Henry Allan Wilson
Fathers date of birth:c1856
Fathers place of birth:Manchester, England
Fathers nationality:English
Mothers name:Elizabeth Ellen Cutten
Mothers date of birth:c1871
Mothers place of birth:Whanganui, New Zealand
Mothers date of death:8 August 1940
Name of sibilings:Harry Edwin Wilson and George Henry Allan Wilson
Name of the children:Eileen Pearl Wilson