Eliza Knight was born 26 March 1844 in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, England, United Kingdom and died 2 December 1878 Yatton, Somerset, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. She married George Burgess (1829-1905) 28 June 1870 in St.Mathews, Moorfields, St George, Bristol, England, United Kingdom.

Eliza Knight (from Weston-Super-Mare) married George Burgess, a widower for nine years, on 28th Jun 1870 just after his 41st birthday. When their first two daughters were born, between the spring of 1871 and the end of 1872 they were living at Elicar Villa, Berkely Road, Horfield, Bristol. According to the census records of 1871 they had a servant, Hannah Bickley, unmarried, aged 24 years, and from Ireland. By the time his fourth daughter was born, at the end of 1875, they were living at South View, Latteridge, near Iron Action, Gloucestershire.

Eliza died at Yatton, Somerset, on 2 December 1878.


Offspring of Eliza Knight and George Burgess (1829-1905)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Eliza Caroline Burgess (1871-1910) 3 April 1871 Elicar Villas, Berkeley Road, Horfield, Bristol, England, United Kingdom 2 May 1910 Mr. Barnet
Catherine Middleton Burgess (1872-?) 8 April 1872 Horfield, Bristol (Elicar Villas+ Berkeley Road Horfield+ Bristol+ England) Mr. Phillips
Gertrude Rosa Burgess (1874-1958) 23 May 1874 Hillborough House, 106 Egerton Road, Horfield, Bristol, England, United Kingdom 29 November 1958 14 Sweets Road, Kingswood, South Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom William Edward Baglin (1839-1908) William Edward Baglin (1839-1908) Charles Walter Pratt (1875-)
Maud Lilley Burgess (1875-1962) 11 December 1875 Latteridge, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom 30 July 1962 Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Albert Thomas Arthur Stickler (1882-1910) Albert Thomas Arthur Stickler (1882-1910) Arthur Darlington Bryer (c1893-1965)

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