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Eliza Pearl Jay
Birth: 1856
Monk Soham
Suffolk, England
Death: Jan. 4, 1908
Bedfield
Suffolk, England

Eliza Pearl was christened 23 May 1858 at Monk Soham, Suffolk, England, daughter of John and Ellen Copping Pearl who married in 1850. Eliza had a sister Jane christened on the same date.
Eliza married William Jay 30 November 1877. William's sister, Hannah Jay, was a witness.

In the 1881 census, William is 22, an agricultural worker, Eliza is 22, and children are William 3, Daniel 2, and Frederick 9 months. They are living at Bolton Farms, Bedfield, Suffolk.

They are also listed in the 1901 census at Bedfield.

Their children included William John Pearl Jay 1877
Daniel Jay 1878
Frederick Jay 1880
John Jay 1882
Charles Jay 1883
Nellie Jay 1886,
Emily Jay 1888
Jane Jay (Jenney) 1890
Alfred (Sam) Jay 1893
George Jay 1897

Daniel, Charles, Alfred and George emigrated to Canada.

Eliza was only 51 when she died of nose cancer. She never had her picture taken beacuse of it. 
 
Family links: 
 Spouse:
  William Jay (1857 - 1924)
 
 Children:
  William John Pearl Jay (1877 - 1932)*
  Daniel Jay (1878 - 1956)*
  Frederick Jay (1880 - 1946)*
  John Jay (1882 - 1956)*
  Charles Jay (1883 - 1956)*
  Ellen Rose Jay Airey (1886 - 1937)*
  Emily Jay Abbott (1888 - 1958)*
  Jane "Jenny" Jay Whiting (1890 - 1969)*
  Alfred "Sam" Jay (1893 - 1974)*
  George Jay (1897 - 1960)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Nicholas Churchyard
Bedfield
Mid Suffolk District
Suffolk, England
 
Created by: Barbara Ferdinand
Record added: Jul 26, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 28534523
Eliza <i>Pearl</i> Jay
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Eliza <i>Pearl</i> Jay
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Eliza <i>Pearl</i> Jay
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Remembering my great-grandmother
- Barbara Ferdinand
 Added: Jul. 26, 2008
 
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