Ellen Giles

#40667, b. 1853, d. December 1914

Ellen and her family lived in one of these houses in 1881 (inferred from the address in the census)

Individual's Timeline

Birth1853Ellen Giles
Death of Mother22 August 1863Mary Ann Brand1
Marr RegSeptember 1878Ellen Giles2
Death RegDecember 1914Ellen Bryant3
Probate1 December 1914Ellen Giles

Primary events

  • Birth: Ellen Giles was born in 1853 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Death of Mother: Her mother Mary Ann Brand died on 22 August 1863 in Great Yarmouth, England.1
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Ellen and Edward Bryant was registered in the quarter ended September 1878 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2
  • Death Reg: Ellen's death was registered in the quarter ended in December 1914 in the Romford registration district, aged 62. (Her age calculates to 61 years).3
  • Probate: Her estate was probated on 1 December 1914. Edward Bryant, her widower, was the administrator named in the probate documents. The Estate was valued at £1,627.

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Bryant.2

Census details

  • She appeared on the census taken on the night of 7th April 1861, living in 60 South Quay, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England in the household of her parents, George William Giles and Mary Ann Brand. She was 8 years old.
  • In 1871 in Norwich, Heigham Ellen Giles was included in the household of Edward and sarah REYNOLDS (b 1820 and 1811) merchants. Ellen is listed as a visitor.
  • In the census taken on the night of 3rd April 1881, Ellen was the wife of the head of the household, Edward Bryant. The address was 24 Union Road, Islington, Greater London, England. Their children Irene and Alfred were living with them, along with 2 servants.
  • In the census taken on the night of 5th April 1891, Ellen was the wife of the head of the household, Edward Bryant. The address was Harold Wood Hall, Romford Common, Romford, Essex, England. Edward and Ellen had 4 children under 7 with them. The 2 from 1881 were not (possibly at school) and they had 5 servants. In addition, a 22-year-old timber merchant from Surrey was with them as a visitor.
  • In the census taken on the night of 31st March 1901, Ellen was the wife of the head of the household, Edward Bryant. The address was Romford Common, Romford, England. Edward and Ellen had 3 children aged 18-21, Edith Margaret Giles a niece and Osborn KNIGHT a nephew. There were 5 servants and a visitor.
  • In the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1911, Ellen was the wife of the head of the household, Edward Bryant. The address was Romford Common, Romford, England. Edward and Ellen had 4 unmarried children with them aged 24-31. There were 5 servants in the house and in the lodge, there was the gardener and his wife, and the family chauffer. Edward and Ellen had been married for 32 years, and they had had 7 children all of whom were still alive. Unfortunately, the schedule, which was filled out, did not include details of the size of the house.

Children of Ellen Giles and Edward Bryant

Citations

  1. Find my past web sites, online http://www.findmypast.com or http://www.findmypast.com.au, Bury and Norwich Post 01 September 1863.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, BRYANT      Edward            Yarmouth      4b     20.
  3. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online http://freebmd.rootsweb.com, Bryant      Ellen      62      Romford      4a     484.