Hill, Eliza


Collection date: Jan 1907

Area: Somerset - Bridgwater Surrounds

Mrs Eliza Hill of Over Stowey (1841-1920): age 67, 3 songs (FT1234ff) on 23 Jan 1907: Eliza Coles was baptised on 22/8/1841 at Nether Stowey church, daughter of John Coles, labourer and his wife Elizabeth. On 24/4/1867 she married Thomas Hill, ‘road labourer’ at Over Stowey church. Neither could sign their names. They had 6 children, 2 of whom died young. In 1901 census (RG13/2280 f89 p3) they were at Castle Hill (Over Stowey parish). Eliza died Jan qr 1920 (5c 407).

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