WATSON, Eliza Harriet

1864 - 1911

Eliza Harriet Watson, was born in Ipswich in 1864, daughter of William Watson, a solicitor's managing clerk, and his second wife Eliza née Hales, who married at Ipswich on 30 November 1863, William's first wife was Mary Ann née Churchyard, whom he married at Ipswich in 1845. In 1871, Eliza was a 6 year old, living at Orford Street, Ipswich with her father, 50 year old William and his second wife, 28 year old Eliza, with three step-siblings Thomas 19, a school teacher, Amelia Jane 16 and Caroline Priscilla 10, with three siblings Annie Hughes 5, Albert Long 4 and Marian Helena 3, all born at Ipswich. In 1891, Eliza was a 26 year old 'artist painting', living at West Hill Cottage, Anglesea Road, Ipswich with her 59 year old uncle William Nicholson Emmett (1832-1898), a provision merchant, and his wife Harriet née Hales. Eliza died at Ipswich in 1911, she was unmarried.