Eliza Rickson

13 February 1863–
Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Eliza

When Eliza Rickson was born on 13 February 1863, in Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, James William Rickson, was 42 and her mother, Louisa Hobbs, was 32. She married George Seall on 19 June 1881, in Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom.

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George Seall
Eliza Rickson
Marriage: 19 June 1881

Spouse and Children

19 June 1881
Lewes, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 17

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 21

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 41

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English:1. patronymic from a short form of Richard . 2. topographic name for someone who lived where rushes grew, from West Saxon ryxen ‘rushes’, plural of rixe ( see Ricks ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Eliza Rickson in household of James Rickson, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Eliza, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Eliza Rickson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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