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Elizabeth Alice Claypole

Elizabeth Alice Claypole

Female 1867 - 1941  (74 years)

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  • Name Elizabeth Alice Claypole 
    Relationshipwith George William Craxford
    Born 12 Mar 1867  Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    • The birth indexes list her as Elizabeth Hollis Claypole. She was known as Lizzie throughout her life.
    Gender Female 
    Also known as Lizzie 
    Residence 1871  (127), Barrack Yard, Blind Lane, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Residence 1881  (3), Bringhurst, Leicestershire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation 1881 
    Domestic servant 
    • To Amelia Watson, farmer of Bringhurst, Leicestershire
    Occupation 1890 
    Cook 
    Residence 1891-1911  Newlands Farm, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aug 1941  St Peter's Church, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 9 Aug 1941  Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I25  Extended Craxford Family | The main Craxford branch RED pages I5 (James Ernest Craxford) + I77 (Arthur Craxford), Judith's maternal branch in the Craxford tree
    Last Modified 2 Sep 2013 

    Mother Sarah Anne Claypole,   b. 9 Feb 1844, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1930, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years) 
    Census Returns
    RG: Claypole, Sarah Ann (1871) and family
    RG: Claypole, Sarah Ann (1871) and family
    This is the year before she married John Craxford. She is living in Blind Lane with her son, Thomas, who was murdered in 1875.
    Claypole Sarah Ann S Head 27 Lace Runner Cottingham, Northampton
    Claypole Thomas S Son 1 Cottingham, Northampton
    It is of note that her parents, John and Ann Claypole, lived with her daughter Elizabeth Alice three doors away in one direction while her next door neighbours in the other direction were the family of Amos and Sophia Crane. Also note the next door property is marked 'U' (uninhabited) on the census return
    English Census RG10/1506 Kettering Corby 36 27
    Family ID F7160  Group Sheet,  Family chart

    Family William Robert Hobbs,   b. 1862, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jun 1921, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1890  St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    • Reference:
    Witnesses 29 Oct 1890 
    John Claypole (her grandfather); Henrietta Claypole (her aunt) 
    Children 
     1. William J Hobbs,   b. 16 Sep 1891, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1987  (Age 95 years)
     2. Spencer Harris Hobbs,   b. 15 Jun 1893, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Mar 1977, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
     3. Sarah Jessie Hobbs,   b. 25 Nov 1895, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jun 1963  (Age 67 years)
     4. Stella Ann Hobbs,   b. 14 Feb 1897, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1991  (Age 94 years)
     5. Hilda May Hobbs,   b. 13 Jun 1899, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Aug 1899, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     6. Robert Hamilton Hobbs,   b. 8 Jun 1901, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1956, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     7. Kenneth Albert Hobbs,   b. 5 Sep 1903, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Dec 1999, Folkestone, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 96 years)
     8. Ena Alice Hobbs,   b. 23 Jan 1906, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. Dorothy Ruby Hobbs,   b. 24 Jan 1908, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1990, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years)
     10. Caroline Henrietta Hobbs,   b. 14 Jan 1910, Swingfield, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Sep 1979  (Age 69 years)
    Photos
    Newlands Farm, Swingfield, Kent
    Newlands Farm, Swingfield, Kent
    Farmed by John and Sarah Hobbs, in the late nineteenth century, this became the family home of Lizzie Alice Claypole after she married William Robert Hobbs
    The family of William and Lizzie Alice Hobbs
    The family of William and Lizzie Alice Hobbs
    This photograph was taken during World War I. William is holding a small picture of his son William (small image left) and Lizzie holds a picture of son Spencer (small image right). "Sis" has not been formally identifed.

    Rear: Robert, Dorothy, Stella, Ena, Kenneth
    Front: Lizzie, Carrie, William, "Sis"
    The family of Lizzie Alice (Claypole) Hobbs
    The family of Lizzie Alice (Claypole) Hobbs
    Lizzie is seen pictures with her son and two daughters. The date of the photograph is probably from the late 1920s.

    Left to Right: Stella, Dorothy, , Kenneth, Lizzie Alice, ,
    BMD Certificates
    MC: Claypole, Lizzie (Elizabeth) (1890) and William Hobbs
    MC: Claypole, Lizzie (Elizabeth) (1890) and William Hobbs
    John Claypole, Blacksmith was Lizzie's grandfather. We assume the witnesses were her aunt and uncle.
    Last Modified 26 Jan 2007 
    Family ID F11  Group Sheet,  Family chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Mar 1867 - Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Oct 1890 - St Mary Magdalene, Cottingham, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1891-1911 - Newlands Farm, Swingfield, Kent Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - Aug 1941 - St Peter's Church, Swingfield, Kent Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Lizzie Alice Claypole
    Lizzie Alice Claypole
    This photograph was taken outside the house in Kent

    BMD Certificates
    BC: Claypole, Elizabeth Alice (1867)
    BC: Claypole, Elizabeth Alice (1867)
    Note the spelling of the second christian name

    Headstones
    HS: Hobbs, William and Lizzie
    HS: Hobbs, William and Lizzie
    Lizzie was born Elizabeth Alice Claypole in Gretton, Northamptonshire
            In
    Loving Memory
    Of
    William Robert Hobbs
    Of Newland Farm
    Who died June 9th 1921
    Aged 59 Years
    "Thy Name O Jesu"

    Also of
    Lizzie Alice Hobbs
    Wife of the above
    Aged 74 years
    "God's Greatest Gifts
    Love and Remembrance"

    Personal Histories
    IN SEARCH OF JAMES ERNEST'S OLDER SISTER
    IN SEARCH OF JAMES ERNEST'S OLDER SISTER
    In which we unpick the identity of our missing great grand aunt

  • Sources 
    1. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Kettering 3b 173 (AMJ 1867) (Reliability: 4).

    2. [S27] 1871 England Census, Kettering Corby RG10/1506 37 27 (Reliability: 4).

    3. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Folkestone 2a 2056 (JAS 1941) (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S4] England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983, Kettering 3b 374 (OND 1890) (Reliability: 3).


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