Elizabeth Aston

Brief Life History of Elizabeth

When Elizabeth Aston was born on 3 December 1828, in Hawarden, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Aston, was 24 and her mother, Mary Ellis, was 26. She married Charles Crabtree on 18 January 1847, in Liverpool, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Oldham, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Castleton, Richmond, New York, United States in 1880. She died on 21 March 1884, in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States, at the age of 55, and was buried in Providence, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Crabtree
Elizabeth Aston
Marriage: 18 January 1847
Eliza Ann Crabtree
William Aston Crabtree
Orson Crabtree
Mary Hannah Crabtree
Charles Samuel Crabtree
George Aston Crabtree
Frederick Aston Crabtree
Alfred Brigham Crabtree
Rose Aston Crabtree
Lottie Aston Crabtree

Sources (60)

  • Elizabeth Crabtree in household of Charles Crabtree, "United States Census, 1860"
  • 1847 18th Jan'y, Charles Crabtree & Elizabeth Aston, marriage, Parish registers for St. Nicholas' Church, Liverpool
  • Elizabeth Aston Crabtree, "Find A Grave Index"

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1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842

The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.


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Name Meaning


from the Middle English personal name Ad(e)stan, which is usually from Old English Æthelstān (see Alston ). It may also be from the much rarer Old English name Ēadstān.

habitational name from any of several places in England called Aston. Most were named with Old English ēast ‘east’ + tūn ‘settlement’. In a few cases the first element is æsc ‘ash tree’.

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

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