Elizabeth Croft

Female 1791 - 1792 - 1861


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  • Born  1791 - 1792  Alberbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  1861 
    Person ID  I2077  Benbow Family and Allied Lines
    Last Modified  26 Sep 2008 

    Family  Pryce Owen Benbow,   b. 1775, Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Oct 1860, Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  07 Aug 1820  Norbury, Shropshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • 1841 census of England, Shropshire, Pontesbury:
      Pryce Benbow, age 65, publican, not born in county
      Elizabeth Benbow, age 45, born in county
      George Benbow, age 25, not born in county
      Jane Benbow, age 10, [mark is different than other Y's or N's]
      Jane Shenson [?], age 20, servant, born in county

      George appears to be a son from the first marriage, and Jane to be a daughter from the second marriage.

      1851 census of Wales, Montgomeryshire, Llanmerewig, place name Little Giants Bank:
      Pryce Benbow, head, married, age 76, schoolmaster, born Montgomery, Newtown
      Elizabeth Benbow, wife, married, age 60, born Salop, Alberbury
    Children 
     1. Jane Benbow,   b. About 1831, Montgomeryshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  24 Sep 2008 
    Family ID  F735  Group Sheet

  • Headstones
    Benbow Slate Tomb at Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
    Benbow Slate Tomb at Church of St. Llwchaiarn, Llanmerewig, Montgomeryshire
    Five inscriptions (there may be some typos in this, and I am trying to double-check with the MI publications):

    [1] In loving memory of George Benbow of Giants Bank Farm who died April 2nd 1903 aged 66 years

    [2] In Loving Memory of Rebecca wife of the late Wesbrin Jones of Pant Heanidlors, and sixth daughter of John Benbow of giants Bank who died March 15th 1909 aged 67 years

    [3] In Loving Memory of Elizabeth (Croft) wife of Pryce Benbow died 1861 aged 69 years

    [4] In loving memory of John Benbow late of this parish Giants Bank who died 19th Oct 1886 in his 85 year

    [5] Sacred to the memory of Margaret Beloved wife of john Benbow of Giants bank in this parish who fell asleep 6th April 1871 aged 62 years (Hunt)


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