Eliza Emma Bettles1

#11935, (2 June 1873-14 January 1944)
Mother*Eliza Bettles2 b. Oct 1852, d. Jan 1933
ChartsThe Bettles of the Deepings, Lincolnshire.
Birth*2 JUN 1873 Eliza Emma Bettles was born on 2 JUN 1873 at Thrapston, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.1 
Baptism11 JAN 1874 She was baptized on 11 JAN 1874 at St Nicholas' Church, Islip, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 She lived with John Scotney and Eliza Bettles at Main Street, Deene, Northamptonshire, EnglandG, together with Henrietta Scotney, John William Scotney and Charles Henry Scotney.2 
Name Variation30 MAR 1881 Eliza Emma Bettles was also known as Scotney.4 
Residence30 MAR 1891 She lived at 'Brroklands', London Road, Uppingham, Rutland, EnglandG.5 
Marriage*SEP 1903 She married Francis Lyons in SEP 1903 at Barnwell, Northamptonshire, EnglandG.6 
Residence*2 APR 1911 Eliza Emma Bettles and Francis Lyons lived at Hinton Blewett, Somerset, EnglandG, together with Frances Hilda Lyons.7 
Residence*29 SEP 1939 Eliza Emma Bettles lived at 7 Westmorland Terrace, Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire, EnglandG.8 
Death*14 JAN 1944 She died on 14 JAN 1944 at 14 Gauntsfield, Chipping Sodbury, Gloucestershire, EnglandG, aged 70.9,10 


Francis Lyons b. 11 Jan 1855, d. Jan 1937
Marriage*SEP 1903 She married Francis Lyons in SEP 1903 at Barnwell, NorthamptonshireG.6 
Last Edited8 Nov 2020


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Thrapston, Northants., Jul-Sep 1873, vol 3b 189.
  2. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  3. [S48] Parish Register, bapt., Eliza Emma Bettles, mother Eliza Bettles, Islip, Northants., no 157, p 20; fhl 6127900.
  4. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, recorded as Scotney in birth index & census, not on bapt and marriage.
  5. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, servant.
  6. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage; Eliza Emma Bettles & Francis Lyons, Oundle, Northants., Jul-Sep 1903, vol 3b 493.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census, also 2 sons of Francis by previous marriage.
  8. [S124] 1939 register, with disabled step-son.
  9. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 70, Sodbury, Gloucs., Jan 1944, vol 6a 330.
  10. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, date & place, probate to Frances Hilda Stump (duaghter).
  11. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
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