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    Elizabeth FISHER[1]

    Female 1811 - 1895  (84 years)


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    • Name Elizabeth FISHER  [1
      Born 19 Jan 1811  York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
      Gender Female 
      Died 8 Feb 1895  Blossom Street, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
      Buried 13 Feb 1895  The Family Grave at York Cemetary (Grave 54261) Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
      Person ID I119  VANTYORKSHIRE01
      Last Modified 4 Oct 2014 

      Father William FISHER,   b. 1761, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1842, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
      Mother Catherine VANT,   b. 1768, Ripon, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1835, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
      Married 16 Dec 1806  St John's Ousebridge, York, Yorshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
      Family ID F36  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 1 William GOODALL,   d. 1836  [1
      Married 26 May 1836  St Saviour, York, Yks Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
      Last Modified 18 Jan 2013 
      Family ID F37  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

      Family 2 William EMPSON,   b. 10 Dec 1809, Bishopsthorpe, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Jan 1873, North Street, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)  [1
      Married 19 Jan 1842  St Mary Bishop Hill Senior, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
      Children 
       1. Henry William EMPSON,   b. 30 Nov 1842, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Nov 1911, Harrogate, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)
       2. Private
       3. George EMPSON,   b. 27 Aug 1846, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1881, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
       4. James EMPSON,   b. 7 Jan 1849,   d. 27 Jan 1849, York, Yks Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
       5. Private
       6. Private
       7. Private
       8. Fanny EMPSON,   b. 24 Oct 1854, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jan 1860, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 5 years)
      Last Modified 4 Oct 2014 
      Family ID F38  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    • Notes 
      • Elizabeth Fisher was born on 19 January 1811. She was baptised on 25 January at St John's Ousebridge.

        Elizabeth married William Goodall on 26 May 1836 at St Saviour, York. The witnesses to the marriage of Elizabeth and William Goodall were George Beal and Elizabeth Ellen Vaut (Vant?) It seems that William Goodall died later in 1836.

        In 1841 Widowed Elizabeth was living with her father William Fisher, 60 a Flour Dealer, at St Clements Place, York.

        Elizabeth married William Empson on 19 January 1842 at St Mary's York.

        In 1951 William & Elizabeth were living with their children at Micklegate, York. Also at the address was Servant Ann Wilson, 15

        In 1861 William & Elizabeth were living with their children at 41 North Street, Micklegate, York. Also at the address were Apprentice Grocers William Johnson, 18 & John Watson, 19 as well as House Servant, Sarah Chippendale, 26.

        In 1871 William & Elizabeth were living with their children at 41 North Street, Micklegate.

        William died on 6 January 1873 at 41 North Street.

        In 1881 widowed Elizabeth was living at 41 North Street with her daughter Elizabeth, 27.

        Elizabeth died 8 Feb 1895 and was buried on 13 Feb in the Family Grave in the York City Cemetery (Grave 54261)

        Probate Record Reads:
        EMPSON Elizabeth of York Widow died 8 February 1895 Probate York 13 May to Henry William Empson Esquire and John Empson Gentleman.
        Effects 5172 13s 6d [3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12]

    • Sources 
      1. [S1] YORK_25.TXT.

      2. [S38] John Rowland letter dated 26 September 1994.

      3. [S39] Letter from John Rowland dated 12 Nov 1994.

      4. [S40] Letter from John Rowland dated 7 March 1995.

      5. [S6] 1841 Census Image.

      6. [S7] 1851 Census Image.

      7. [S14] 1861 Census Image.

      8. [S15] 1871 Census Image.

      9. [S5] 1881 Census Image.

      10. [S4] 1891 Census Image.

      11. [S73] Ancestry BMDs.

      12. [S53] Ancestry probate index.