Elizabeth Halliwell

1699–after about 1725 (Age 26)
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Halliwell was born in 1699, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Henry Moss and Elizabeth Jeffery. She married Henry Moss Jr on 6 September 1720, in Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died after about 1725, in her hometown, at the age of 27.

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Family Time Line

Henry Moss Jr
1700–1772
Elizabeth Halliwell
1699–1725
Marriage: 6 September 1720
Jonathan Moss
1721–
Ann Moss
1722–
Sarah Moss
1725–1747
Elisabeth Moss
1728–
Ralph Moss
1731–1787
Kathern Moss
1734–
Joseph Moss
1741–
Henrey Moss
1736–1787
John Moss
1738–
Thomas Moss
1744–1753

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
6 September 1720
Leigh, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(10)

+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1748–Male

    Elizabeth Jeffery

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

Name Meaning

Northern English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester called Halliwell, from Old English hālig ‘holy’ + well(a) ‘well’, ‘spring’, or from any of the numerous other places named with these elements ( see Hollowell ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Elizabeth Halliwell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Eliz in entry for Elizabeth Moss, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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