Elizabeth Jane Rigg1,2,3,4,5,6,7,8,9,10

F, b. 1859
FatherJohn Rigg1,11,12,4,5,13 b. 1829, d. 19 Apr 1887
MotherRuth Pearson1,14,15,4,5 b. 1829, d. 13 Jan 1897
Relationship2nd great-grandaunt of Taryn Lynn Phelan
ChartsThomas Rigg Descendancy Chart
           Elizabeth Jane Rigg was born in 1859 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England..16,17,18,19,20,21
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth J. Rigg, age 2, in the census of April 1861 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his daughter; James Healey, age 28, was also enumerated with this family as a journeyman shoemaker, probably under John's tutelage. Ann Hurst, age 13, was a house servant to the family.4 Elizabeth Jane Rigg resided in April 1861 at Dalton, England, with John Rigg and Ruth Pearson, her parents, as well as with Thomas Rigg, John Ashburner Rigg, Hannah Mary Rigg and Joseph Rigg, her siblings..22,4
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth A. Rigg, age 12, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his daughter.5
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg resided in 1871 at 161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with her parents, John and Ruth, and his siblings: Thomas, John, Hannah, Joseph, William, Ruth, Septimus, and Reuben.5
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg witnessed the marriage of Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg on 8 July 1878 at the Parish Church, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancaster, England; Witnesses were: John Henry Smith, brother of the groom, Elizabeth Jane Rigg, sister of the bride, William Robinson (Jane's future husband), and Dorothy Storey (John Henry's future wife). They were married by the Henry M. Burgess, Minister.23,24,25,26,27,28,29,30
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg married William Robinson on 19 May 1880 at Dalton-in-Furness, Ulverston, Lancashire, England.31,7,8,9,32
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth Jane Robinson, age 22, in the census of 1881 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.7
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1881 at 12 Prince Street, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their infant son, James.7
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in April 1887 at 55 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England.33
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizth J. Robinson, age 32, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.8
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1891 at 18 Station Road, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their children: James, Farrer, and Bessie.8
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth J. Robinson, age 42, in the census of 1901 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife; Cecilia Bradley, age 16, was also enumerated with this family. She was born in Ireland and was their general domestic servant.9
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1901 at 6 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with their children: James, Farrer, Bessie, William, Harry, John, and Ruth.9
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth Jane Robinson, age 52, in the census of 2 April 1911 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.34
     Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in April 1911 at 6 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with their children: Farrer, Bessie, William, Harry, John, and Ruth.10

Census Records

DateLocationMemo
1861Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth J. Rigg, age 2, in the census of April 1861 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his daughter; James Healey, age 28, was also enumerated with this family as a journeyman shoemaker, probably under John's tutelage. Ann Hurst, age 13, was a house servant to the family.4
1871Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth A. Rigg, age 12, in the census of 1871 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of John Rigg as his daughter.5
1881Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth Jane Robinson, age 22, in the census of 1881 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.7
1891Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizth J. Robinson, age 32, in the census of 1891 at Dalton, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.8
1901Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth J. Robinson, age 42, in the census of 1901 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife; Cecilia Bradley, age 16, was also enumerated with this family. She was born in Ireland and was their general domestic servant.9
1911Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg appears as Elizabeth Jane Robinson, age 52, in the census of 2 April 1911 at Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England,in the household of William Robinson as his wife.34

Residence Records

YearLocationDetails
April 1861Dalton, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg resided in April 1861 at Dalton, England, with John Rigg and Ruth Pearson, her parents, as well as with Thomas Rigg, John Ashburner Rigg, Hannah Mary Rigg and Joseph Rigg, her siblings..22,4
1871161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg resided in 1871 at 161 Dalton, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with her parents, John and Ruth, and his siblings: Thomas, John, Hannah, Joseph, William, Ruth, Septimus, and Reuben.5
188112 Prince Street, Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1881 at 12 Prince Street, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their infant son, James.7
April 188755 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in April 1887 at 55 Market Street, Dalton-In-Furness, England.33
189118 Station Road, Dalton, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1891 at 18 Station Road, Dalton, Lancashire, England, with their children: James, Farrer, and Bessie.8
19016 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in 1901 at 6 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire, England, with their children: James, Farrer, Bessie, William, Harry, John, and Ruth.9
April 19116 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, EnglandElizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson resided in April 1911 at 6 Station Road, Dalton-In-Furness, England, with their children: Farrer, Bessie, William, Harry, John, and Ruth.10

Citations

  1. [S799] Lynn Ransom Burton, Baptisms at St. Mary, Dalton in Furness, 1856-1859, Elisabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January, 1859; Register: Baptisms from the Bishop's Transcripts, Page 81, Entry 642; Source: LDS Film 1040305.
  2. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859; Dalton-In-Furness, Ancestry.com.
  3. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859.
  4. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 543090.
  5. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078.
  6. [S217] England and Wales, Free BMD Marriage Index:1837-1983: William Robinson and Elizabeth Rigg, 1880 (Apr-May-Jun Quarter); Volume 8e, Page 966.
  7. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023.
  8. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098589.
  9. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll unknown cd7.
  10. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England.
  11. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859; shows father as John Rigg.
  12. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859; Dalton-In-Furness; shows father as John Rigg, Ancestry.com.
  13. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson; shows the bride's father as John Rigg.
  14. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859; Dalton-In-Furness; shows mother as Ruth Rigg, Ancestry.com.
  15. [S490] International Genealogical Index (IGI) Elizabeth Jane Rigg, 23 January 1859; shows mother as Ruth Rigg.
  16. [S494] 1861 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 543090, shows age 2.
  17. [S471] 1871 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 848078, shows age 12.
  18. [S477] 1881 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 1342023, shows age 22 and Dalton as birthplace.
  19. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton, England, GSU Roll 6098589, shows age 32.
  20. [S512] 1901 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll shows age 42.
  21. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows age 52 and birthplace as Dalton-In-Furness, Lancashire.
  22. [S227] Unknown volume, Joseph Rigg's Birth Certificate, 6 apr 1861, unknown repository.
  23. [S229] Certificate, Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg marriage of 8 July 1878.
  24. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Seth Smith and Hannah Mary Rigg; Batch Number: M00516-5; Date Range: 1863-1905; Record Group: England VR; Film Number: 1471900.
  25. [S387] 1891 England Census, Lancashire County, Barrow-In-Furness, England, GSU Roll 6098598.
  26. [S283] Seth Smith household, 1900 United States Federal Census, New Haven, Connecticut, population schedule, Waterbury, ED 431, sheet 5, dwelling 58, family 107, shows the couple as being married for 22 years.
  27. [S209] Waterbury, Connecticut City Directory, Page 480; shows widow of Seth Smith.
  28. [S233] Hannah Mary Rigg Smith, Hannah Smith's Death Certificate, shows widow of Seth Smith.
  29. [S319] Seth Smith Tombstone, Hillside Cemetery, Cheshire, Connecticut, Feb 25, 1857-Aug 17, 1909.
  30. [S236] The Waterbury Republican-American, 18 Mar 1935, shows widow of Seth Smith.
  31. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Marriages, 1700-1900; Elizabeth Jane Rigg and William Robinson; Batch Number: M00516-5; Date Range: 1863-1905; Record Group: England VR; Film Number: 1471900.
  32. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows the couple as being married for 30 years.
  33. [S846] John Rigg, John Rigg Death Certificate, shows residence of informant, William Robinson, husband to Elizabeth Jane.
  34. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, RG 14, Piece 25635.
  35. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Sydney Robinson; shows mother as Elizabeth Jane, Ancestry.com.
  36. [S997] Family Search Website, online www.pilot.familysearch.org, England Baptisms, 1700-1900; Farrer Herschell Robinson; shows mother as Elizabeth Jane Robinson.
  37. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows the mother as Elizabeth Jane Robinson.
  38. [S419] England & Wales, Free BMD Birth Index: 1837-1983, Daisy Robinson, 1888 (Apr-May-Jun Quarter); Volume 8e, Page 801.
  39. [S983] England Births and Christenings: Daisy Robinson; shows mother as Elizabeth Jane, Ancestry.com.
  40. [S1087] 1911 England Census, Lancashire County, Dalton-In-Furness, England, shows mother as Elizabeth Jane Robinson.