Elizabeth Alice Bolton

14 July 1852–July 1907 (Age 54)
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth Alice

When Elizabeth Alice Bolton was born on 14 July 1852, in Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Bolton, was 21 and her mother, Mary Ann Hindle, was 24. She married William Topping in June 1878, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Preston, Lancashire, England in 1871 and Ashton-under-Lyne, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died in July 1907, in Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 55.

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Family Time Line

William Topping
1845–1926
Elizabeth Alice Bolton
1852–1907
Marriage: June 1878
Betsy Bolton
1871–
George Topping
1880–1950
Peter Bolton Topping
1882–1920
Isabella Topping
1884–
John Topping
1885–
Mary Ann Topping
1887–1952
Ellen Topping
1889–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
June 1878
Preston, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Betsy Bolton

    Female1871–Female

    Male1880–1950Male

    Peter Bolton Topping

    Male1882–1920Male

    Isabella Topping

    Female1884–Female

    John Topping

    Male1885–Male

+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Bolton

    Male1831–1897Male

    Female1828–1885Female

siblings

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1854 · The Crimean War

Age 2

The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers

Age 7

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.
1878 · Bacup Natural History Society

Age 26

The Bacup Natural History Society was established in 1878 in Lancashire. It holds a collection of over 4,000 photos, slides, and documents. It holds many different artifacts from military to fossils.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in northern England named Bolton, especially the one in Lancashire, from Old English boðl ‘dwelling’, ‘house’ ( see Bold 2) + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Alice Topping in household of William Topping, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Elizabeth Topping in household of William Topping, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Elizabeth Bolton in household of John Bolton, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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