Elizabeth Parker was born 1820-21 in Youlgreave, Derbyshire, England. She was believed to be born to Frank Parker.
In May of 1840 Elizabeth married Charles Carson of Youlgreave, Derbyshire, England. Here in Derbyshire her family of ten children would be born:
*Sarah was born Jan. 1841 in Middleton. Married Henry Holmes Dec. 12, 1861 in Bakewell. Died 1866 in Westminster, London, Middlesex, England.
*Ann was born Mar. 1842-3 in Youlgreave. Died May 29, age 4.
*William was born Oct. 1845 in Youlgreave. Died Sept. 23, 1846, age 1.
*Ruth was born Oct 1847 in Middleton. Died Dec. 1874 in Bakewell. Married William Rowland Mar. 1874 in Bakewell.
*Jemima was born July 1850 and died July 6, 1854 in Youlgreave.
*Margaret was born Feb. 1853 in Middleton. Married James Gibbs Nov. 1873 in Middleton.
*Mary was born Oct. 1855 in Middleton. Died June 1900 in Bakewell. She married John Webster Dec. 1874 in Ashbourne.
*Elizabeth Gertrude was born Aug. 1857 in Middleton and died Jan. 4, 1877 in Bakewell.
*Thomas was born Aug. 1861 in Middleton and died Dec. 18, 1913 at Oldhams Farm, Youlgreave. He married Anne Fox Dec. 1885 in Belper and Hannah Mellor June 1900 in Ashbourne.
*Clara was born Sept. 1864 in Pikehall, Ballidon, Derbyshire.
Elizabeth passed away Jan 2, 1897 in Youlgreave, Derbyshire, England where she is buried by her husband, Charles Carson.
She must have been a very strong mother to endure the passing of three of her children at a very young age and two others at the age of only 20.