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Elizabeth Alexander was born circa 1828 in Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom to John Alexander (-) and Ann Unknown (-) . She married William Lees (c1828-) 25 April 1853 in Alcester, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom.

Siblings

Presumably siblings included sister Hannah, mother of Beatrice. Census evidence not found.

Children


Offspring of William Lees and Elizabeth Ann Alexander (c1828-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
John Hall Lees (c1865-) 21 September 1865 Middlesex, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Edith Mary Sherrard (c1862-)

Residences

  • 1828 Staffordshire (baptism)
  • 1841 Brewood, Penkridge, Staffordshire (census)
  • 1851-1853 Alcester (census and marriage)
  • 1853-1865 presumably London with husband
  • 1877 Leicester (John starts school)
  • 1901 Leiceser (census, with niece and boarders)
  • 1911 London (with John and his wife and daughter)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
  • Her surname was deduced by working with the fact that in 1901 she was in the same household as a niece, Beatrice Mary Caink (1881-1909), easy to track down because of rare surname. Beatrice;s mother was also said to have been born at Wolverhampton.
  • Baptism record (Used by permission of FamilySearch Intl) and census records and marriage registration
Ω Birth
  • County assumed from baptism place.
† Baptism
  • Transcript (Used by permission of FamilySearch Intl)
₪ Wedding
  • She was resident in Alcester, where she had been at the 1851 census. John was resident at Saint Ethelburge, Bishopsgate, London, and she probably joined him there, where he was a Tea Dealer like his father. Their son John later reported having been born in Middlesex.
  • Registration seen
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