Pavey, Mrs Eliza

Collection date: Sept 1905

Area: Somerset - Mendips (Harptree & Priddy)


Mrs Pavey of Cheddar: age 55, 2 songs (FT664,5) on 16 Sept 1905: Mrs Eliza Pavey was born Eliza Jane Tyley and baptized at Cheddar on 2/6/1850, daughter of William Tyley (farmer) and Eliza. William was a farmer of 126 acres in 1851 and 200 acres in 1861. Eliza Jane Tyley married Joseph Adams Pavey on 21/2/1872 at Bristol St Paul’s. They lived on Cliff St and raised 3 children, moving to Barrows Rd in Cheddar in 1901 census. Eliza is listed as a widow, age 50 ‘own means’, living with her son William, a paper finisher and daughter-in-law Alice. Eliza dies on 10/9/1917 aged 67, leaving £278 to her younger brother Edward, a farmer.