Elizabeth Evans , 18831972 (aged 88 years)

Elizabeth /Evans/
Given names

Volume 11b, Page 132


There is also an Elizabeth Mary EVANS on the same page


Volume 8c, Page 93

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From the 1891 Census (RG12 Piece 4587 Folio 46 Page 6) we see that Elizabeth, 7, was born in Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales and is living with her parents, John and Mary, at 11 New Street, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. Siblings Annie, John O(wen) and Mary are also present. The family have a 16 year old General Servant by the name of Mary J. Evans from Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire and an Apprentice Tailor, 16 year old Henry R(obert) Shortland from London. Henry went on to marry Elizabeth's aunt, Susannah Williams.

From the 1901 Census (RG13 Piece 5190 Folio 32 Page 6) Elizabeth, now 17, and her parents are still at 11 New Street, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. Siblings Annie, John O(wen), Mary, Olwen J(ane), Enid M(argaret), David S(amuel) and Richard B(reese) are also present. Also in the household are 19 year old John E. O. Williams a Servant Tailor from Treddol Cardiganshire and 16 year old Apprentice Tailor James J. Williams also from Treddol, Cardiganshire.

From the 1911 Wales Census for Aberdovey, Merionethshire (RG14PN33713 RG78PN1945 RD615 SD2 ED6 SN114) Elizabeth, 27, Helping in the trade, was with her parents John, 53, Tailor and Draper from Llanbrynmair, Montgomeryshire, and Mary, 48, from Aberdovey, Merionethshire, at Meirion House, Aberdovey, Merionethshire, Wales. With her were her siblings Annie, 25, Assistant Mistress, Mary, 20, Milliner, David Samuel, 17, Tailor, Enid Margaret, 14, Mother's Help, Richard Breese, 12, Scholar, and Gwennie, 7, Scholar. All the children were recorded as having been born in Aberdovey, Merionethshire.