Elizabeth Ann Shore

1849–1940 (Age 91)
Seaton Carew, Durham, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Shore was born in 1849, in Seaton Carew, Durham, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Shore, was 30 and her mother, Ann Cowper, was 27. She married John Eccleston in 1870, in West Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 daughters. She lived in Stranton, Durham, England, United Kingdom in 1861. She died on 26 November 1940, in Cairns, Queensland, Australia, at the age of 91.

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Family Time Line

John Eccleston
1849–1938
Elizabeth Ann Shore
1849–1940
Marriage: 1870
Jane Keturah Eccleston
1872–1952
Ann Eccleston
1874–
Clara
1876–
Mary Eccleston
1879–
Lily
1880–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1870
West Hartlepool, Durham, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(7)

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World Events (8)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 5

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1867

Age 18

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1877

Age 28

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by the seashore, Middle English schore.2 English: topographic name for someone who lived on or by a bank or steep slope, Old English scora. There are minor places named with this word in Lancashire and West Yorkshire, and the surname may also be a habitational name from these.3 Americanized spelling of Ashkenazic Jewish S(c)hor(r) or Szor, variants of Schauer .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Ann Shore in household of George Shore, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Elizabeth Shore in household of George Shore, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Elizabeth Ann Shore Eccleston, "Find A Grave Index"

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