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Elizabeth SOUTHWELL (c. 1812-1855)

Name: Elizabeth SOUTHWELL
Sex: Female
Father: William SOUTHWELL ( - )
Mother: Mary DAVENPORT ( - )

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth c. 1812 Birmingham, UK1
Source: UK 1851 Census entry for birthdate and birthplace
Occupation 6 Jun 1841 (age 28-29) Housewife; Aston, Birmingham, UK2
Darwin Street, Bordesley, Aston, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Elizth VILLAGE stated age 25 (rounded)
Occupation 30 Mar 1851 (age 38-39) Whip Maker; St Martin, Birmingham, UK3
2 Court 11 Coventry Street, St Martin, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Elizabeth VILLIAGE, a Whip Maker, stated age 38
Death 14 Dec 1855 (age 42-43) Aston, Birmingham, UK4
Q4 1855 Aston 6d 157 for Elizabeth VILLAGE stated age 43
Burial 21 Dec 1855 Birmingham, UK5
St Martin, Birmingham, UK
Entry was for Elizabeth VILLAGE born 1810 buried 21 Dec 1855



Son: John VILLAGE, 1910, age 60

Spouse James VILLAGE (1812-1886)
Children Thomas VILLAGE (1838-1862)
Edward VILLAGE (1840-1906)
Louisa VILLAGE (1842-1891)
James VILLAGE (1843-1852)
Mary Ann VILLAGE (1847-1848)
John VILLAGE (1849-1919)
Sarah Ann VILLAGE (1852-1853)
Jessie VILLAGE (1854-1931)
Marriage "None found"
No date of marriage yet found

Individual Note

Elizabeth SOUTHWELL birth record is yet to be identified. She was born circa 1812 in Warwickshire. Around 1836, Eliza SOUTHWELL partnered (marriage record is yet to be identified) James VILLAGE, a Whip Maker. Eliza and James raised a family of 8 known children, 3 of whom died in childhood. One of the surviving children was John Village born in 1849. Eliza died in 1855 aged only 43, leaving 6 living children, the youngest of whom was only aged 1. Her surving husband James then employed a live-in housekeeper to look after the children. Her husband James remarried, and eventually died in 1886 aged 73.


Candidates for Parents of Elizabeth SOUTHWELL were:

Father: William SOUTHWELL (or SOUTHALL)

b.1775 Romsley,

chr. 6 Jun 1775

d. Q1 1848 Bromsgrove

Mother: Mary DAVENPORT

b. 1773 Belbroughton

chr. 13 Jun 1773 Belbroughton

mar. 10 Jul 1796 Tardegbigge

d. Q1 1851 Bromsgrove


1"Family Tree". See
2"UK Census 1841". See
3"UK Census 1851". See
4"UK GRO D Cert.". See
5"IGI England Deaths & Burials 1538-1991".