Eliza Bairstow

1854–
Littleborough, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Eliza

When Eliza Bairstow was born in 1854, in Littleborough, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Bairstow, was 34 and her mother, Ellen, was 31. She married Joshua Ross Skirrow in 1872, in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Bradford St James, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Ross Skirrow
1851–1878
Eliza Bairstow
1854–
Marriage: 1872

Spouse and Children

    Joshua Ross Skirrow

    Male1851–1878Male

    Female1854–Female

MARRIAGE
1872
Bradford, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

Parents and Siblings

    James Bairstow

    Male1820–Male

    Ellen

    Female1823–Female

siblings

(7)

    Thomas Bairstow

    Male1846–Male

    Annes Bairstow

    Female1848–Female

    Mary Ann Bairstow

    Female1850–Female

    Jacob Bairstow

    Male1852–Male

    Female1854–Female

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World Events (8)

1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 5

The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.
1884

Age 30

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1901 · East Lancashire Royal Engineers

Age 47

The East Lancashire Royal Engineers was a group of volunteers in a unit of Britian's Royal Engineers. They were started in Manchester in 1901. They fought on the western front during WWI and were part of the Dunkirk Evacuation during WWII.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bairstow in West Yorkshire, probably named with Old English beger ‘berry’ + stōw ‘place’. The surname is still most common in Yorkshire.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Eliza Smith, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Eliza Bairstow in household of James Bairstow, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Eliza Bairstow, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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