Eliza Wilde

15 January 1834–
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Eliza

When Eliza Wilde was born on 15 January 1834, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Wilde, was 28 and her mother, Mary Bulham, was 23. She married Rowland Wilde in 1858, in Sheffield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in St Marylebone, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Heeley, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years.

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Family Time Line

Rowland Wilde
Eliza Wilde
Marriage: 1858
Elizabeth Ann Wilde
George Robert Wilde
Albert A Wilde
Frederick W Wilde
Frank Wilde
Hannah Wilde
Herbert Wilde
Blanch Wilde
Florence Wilde
Frank Wilde
Horace Wilde
Rowland Wilde
Ada Wilde

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1858Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1863 · Lendal Bridge Opened
    Age 29
    The Lendal Bridge was opened in 1863, after a previous failed attempt at building it Thomas Page was brought in to design it. It is an iron bridge styled with the gothic style popular in England. When it was first opened, it was a toll bridge but in 1894, it accepted it’s last toll.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 46
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

    Name Meaning

    Irish, English, and German: variant of Wild . This is the usual form of the surname in Ireland.Dutch: variant of De Wilde .History: The writer Oscar Wilde (1854–1900) was born in Dublin, Ireland, descended from Ralph Wilde, a builder from Walsingham near Durham, England, who had moved to Ireland in the 17th century. Richard Henry Wilde (1789–1847), born in Dublin, emigrated to Baltimore, MD, in 1797 and was raised in GA, where he became a congressman (1815–17, 1827–35). He moved to New Orleans, LA, in 1843 and was a professor at the University of LA (now Tulane).

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

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    Sources (19)

    • Eliza Wild in household of Robert Wild, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Eliza Wild in household of Thomas Allott, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Eliza in entry for George Robert Wilde, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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