Eliza Massey

1847–after 1883 (Age 36)
Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Eliza

When Eliza Massey was born in 1847, in Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Massey, was 46 and her mother, Mary Cooper, was 43. She married Levi John William Staley on 11 January 1874, in Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Swadlincote, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Burton on Trent St Modwen, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died after 1883, at the age of 37.

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Family Time Line

Levi John William Staley
Eliza Massey
1847–about 1883
Marriage: 11 January 1874
Mary Tunnicliffe Staley
Levi Staley
about 1880–1929
George Samuel Staley
about 1883–1942
Elizabeth Ann Staley

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    11 January 1874Church Gresley, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +9 More Children

    World Events (3)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 7
    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.
    about 1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age NaN
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    Age 37
    Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Massy, a pet form of Matthew . Compare Mace .English (of Norman origin): habitational name from one or more of several places in Normandy, such as Macey (Manche), Massy (Seine-Maritime), Macé-sur-Orne (Orne), and La Ferté Macé (Orne).English: variant of Marsay (see Marcey ).

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

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    Sources (17)

    • Eliza in entry for Levi Staley, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Eliza Massey in household of Mary Massey, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
    • Eliza Massey, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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