Elizabeth

1657–23 April 1687
Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, Somerset, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth was born in 1657, in Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, Somerset, England, United Kingdom. She had at least 4 sons and 2 daughters with John Kirkham. She was buried in Bath, Bath and North East Somerset, Somerset, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

John Kirkham
1653–1687
Elizabeth
1657–1687
John Kirkham
1674–1731
Elizabeth Kirkham
1680–1713
George Kirkham
1679–1685
Margery Kirkham
1681–1683
Charles Kirkham
1682–
William Kirkham
1685–

Spouse and Children

children

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Name Meaning

The scriptural name is Eliyshebha, which St. Jerome translates as "oath of my God." Others translate it as "oath of God" or "to whom God is the oath," or "who swears by God," in other words, a worshipper of God. Nicknames are Lisa, Libby, Bess, Bet, Betty, Bessy, and Ib, as well as the Scottish Lizzie and Bessie. Ealasaid is a Gaelic form of Elizabeth. Tibbie, Lissie, Elsie, and Eliza are derived from Elizabeth. Elise is the French form of Eliza. Elspet, Elspeth, Elspit, and Elspith are Scottish forms of Elizabeth. Elspie is derived from Elspith.

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Sources (1)

  • Somerset Office Record, St. Michael Parish Records, 1678-1723

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