Eliza

Brief Life History of Eliza

Eliza was born in 1861. She had at least 2 sons and 4 daughters with Herbert Greenland. She lived in London, England in 1901 and Southwark, London, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

Herbert Greenland
1861–
Eliza
1861–
Bertram Greenland
1883–1965
Herbert Greenland
1883–
Leah Nora Greenland
1888–1962
Ethel Greenland
1890–
Kathleen Greenland
1895–
Eliza Greenland
1898–

Sources (3)

  • Eliza Greenland in household of Herbert Greenland, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Eliza Greenland in household of Herbert Greenland, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Eliza Greenland in household of Herbert Greenland, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

World Events (8)

1868 · Abolition of Public Hangings at Newgate

On May 26, 1868 the Capital Punishment Act was put into action. This made it so that public hangings no longer existed at Newgate in London.

1884

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

1894 · Tower Bridge Completed

Tower Bridge was completed in 1894. It is built across the Thames and is a suspension bridge. It has gothic towers on either side of it and is sometimes confused with the London Bridge. It is also the oldest bridge in London.

Name Meaning

Short form of Elizabeth , first used in the 16th century, and popular in the 18th and 19th centuries as an independent given name. It was used by George Bernard Shaw for the main female character, Eliza Dolittle , in his play Pygmalion ( 1913 ), which was the basis for the musical and film My Fair Lady.

Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

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