Elizabeth Ann Jolley

29 July 1832–31 August 1916 (Age 84)
Irchester, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Elizabeth Ann

When Elizabeth Ann Jolley was born on 29 July 1832, in Irchester, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Jolley, was 21 and her mother, Comfort Allibone, was 21. She married Thomas Sayer on 26 September 1850, in Irchester, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Lewisville, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Bethnal Green, London, England, United Kingdom in 1901. She died on 31 August 1916, in Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Rigby Pioneer Cemetery, Rigby, Jefferson, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Sayer
Elizabeth Ann Jolley
Marriage: 26 September 1850
Ann Elizabeth Syer
Keren Ann Sayer
William Owen Sayer
Thomas Alma Sayer
Charles Omer Sayer
John Henry Sayer
Anna Elizabeth Sayer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 September 1850Irchester, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1834 · Removal of Menagerie from the Tower of London
    Age 2
    The royal menagerie was something more of a zoo with different types of animals and was removed from the tower in 1835.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 4
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    1855 · London's First Pillar Box
    Age 23
    The pillar box is a form of mailbox. Until 1855, people would have to walk the distance to go to the post office in order to send mail.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Jolly .

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

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    Sources (69)

    • Elizabeth A Syer in household of Thomas J Syer, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
    • Elizabeth Jolley in entry for Annie E. Malmberg, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Elizabeth A Syer in household of Thomas J Syer, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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