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 Elizabeth <I>Barrow</I> Dickens

Elizabeth Barrow Dickens

Birth
Death 13 Sep 1863 (aged 73)
Burial Highgate, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England
Memorial ID 98491828 · View Source
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One of ten children of Charles Barrow (1759–1826) and Mary Culliford (1771–1851), Elizabeth Barrow was introduced to John Dickens by her brother, Thomas Culliford Barrow. Elizabeth married John Dickens on 13 June 1809 in the church of St Mary-le-Strand in London. They had eight children, one son being the famous novelist, Charles Dickens.

Children of John Dickens and Elizabeth Barrow:

Frances (Fanny) Elizabeth Dickens (1810–1848)
Charles John Huffam Dickens (famous novelist)
Letitia Dickens (1816–1893)
Harriet Dickens (1819–1824)
Frederick "Fred" Dickens (1820-1868)
Alfred Lamert Dickens (1822-1860)
Augustus Newnham Dickens (1827-1866)

She is buried with her husband in Highgate Cemetery. Her son Charles Dickens wrote her impassionate epitaph.


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Inscription

"HERE ALSO LIE THE REMAINS OF ELIZABETH DICKENS WHO DIED SEPTEMBER 12TH 1863 AGED 73 YEARS".


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Debra Polly
  • Added: 8 Oct 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 98491828
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elizabeth Barrow Dickens (21 Dec 1789–13 Sep 1863), Find A Grave Memorial no. 98491828, citing Highgate Cemetery (West), Highgate, London Borough of Camden, Greater London, England ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .