Elizabeth Lewis

1861–
Merthyr, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Elizabeth

Elizabeth Lewis was born in 1861, in Merthyr, Carmarthenshire, Wales, United Kingdom. She married David Roderick on 30 December 1883, in Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Griffithstown, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1901 and Trowbridge, Wiltshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911.

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Family Time Line

David Roderick
1858–
Elizabeth Lewis
1861–
Marriage: 30 December 1883
Richard A Roderick
1887–
Elizabeth Roderick
1889–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
30 December 1883
Merthyr Tydfil, Glamorgan, Wales, United Kingdom
children

(2)

    Richard A Roderick

    Male1887–Male

    Elizabeth Roderick

    Female1889–Female

World Events (8)

1867 · Great Reform Act of 1867

Age 6

The Great Reform Act of 1867 gave males the right to vote. This also helped to form the Welsh Liberal Party. It was the second of three reforms that would take place.
1884

Age 23

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 39

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.

Name Meaning

Like the French name Louis, which is derived from Ludovicus, from the Old German name Ludwig. A root is "lautwig," meaning illustrious warrior. From this name come the old female names Lewes and Lewisa, from whence comes the modern name Louisa. Louise is a French form of Lewis. Liusaidh is a Gaelic form of Louisa. Luthais is a Gaelic form of Lewis. Loeys is an Anglo-Norman form of Lewis.

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Roderick in household of David Roderick, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Elizabeth Roderick in household of David Roderick, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Elizabeth Roderick in household of David Roderick, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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