Eliza Elizabeth Galton1

#3136, (July 1873-June 1956)
Father*Edward Samuel Patrick Galton2 b. Jul 1838, d. 20 Feb 1928
Mother*Eliza Matilda Grogel2 b. Sep 1839, d. Sep 1911
ChartsThe Galtons of Poole.
Birth*JUL 1873 Eliza Elizabeth Galton was born in JUL 1873 at Poole, Dorset, EnglandG.1 
Baptism13 AUG 1873 She was baptized on 13 AUG 1873 at St James' Church, Poole, Dorset, EnglandG.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 She lived with Eliza Matilda Grogel at 4 Centre Terrace Road, Cowes, Isle of Wight, EnglandG, together with Frederick John Galton and Samuel George Galton.4 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 Eliza Elizabeth Galton lived with Edward Samuel Patrick Galton and Eliza Matilda Grogel at Beckford Raod, Cowes, Isle of Wight, EnglandG, together with Mary King Galton and Samuel George Galton.5 
Marriage*9 JUN 1900 Eliza Elizabeth Galton married James William Thornton on 9 JUN 1900 at Northwood, Hampshire, EnglandG.6 
Residence*2 APR 1911 Eliza Elizabeth Galton and James William Thornton lived at 47 Nelson Avenue, North End, Portsmouth, Hampshire, EnglandG.7 
Death*JUN 1956 Eliza Elizabeth Galton died in JUN 1956 at Ryde, Isle of Wight, EnglandG, aged 82.8 
Last Edited3 Mar 2014


  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Poole, Dorset, Jul-Sep 1873, vol 5a 277.
  2. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & ?place.
  3. [S65] England & Wales Christenings, bapt. Poole, Dorset, father Edward Samuel; mother Eliza Matilda.
  4. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, husband away.
  5. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census, and grandson Harry Galton age 4, b. W Cowes. Parents?
  6. [S69] England & Wales Marriages 1538-1940, marriage Eliza Elizabeth Galton, father Edward & James William Thornton, father Jeremiah; Northwood, IOW, Hants.
  7. [S68] The England & Wales 1911 census.
  8. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 82, Isle of Wight, Hants., Jun 1956, vol. 6b 742.
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