John Formby Catherine Bradley Edward Wharton Catherine Wharton Mary Wharton Robert Wharton Elizabeth Wharton John Wharton James Wharton Mini tree diagram

Elizabeth Formby

15th Mar 1831 - 6th Jul 1893

Life History

15th May 1831

Born in Gt. Crosby, Lancs.

26th Jul 1852

Married Edward Wharton in St.Peter's Chapel, Gt. Crosby.


Birth of daughter Catherine Wharton in Little Crosby.

about 1854

Birth of daughter Mary Wharton in Little Crosby.

about 1855

Birth of son Robert Wharton in Little Crosby.

about 1861

Birth of daughter Elizabeth Wharton in Little Crosby.


Birth of son James Wharton in Little Crosby, Lancs.


Birth of son John Wharton in Little Crosby, Lancs..

24th Jun 1881

Death of Edward Wharton in Little Crosby.

6th Jul 1893

Died in Little Crosby.



Elizabeth Formby
Birth: 15 MAY 1831, Great Crosby, Lancashire
Christening: 18 MAY 1831, Little Crosby, Lancashire
Father: John Formby
Mother: Mrs. Catherine Formby

In the 1851 Census - Liverpool Road, Great Crosby

George BirksHead37Joinerb. Newcastle, Staffordshire, England
Jane BirksWife31b. Gt Crosby, Lancashire, England
Mary LuptonGrandmother-in-law77b. Gt Crosby, Lancashire, England
Edward LuptonBrother-in-law30Painterb. Gt Crosby, Lancashire, England
Elizabeth FormbyServant19House Servantb. Gt Crosby, Lancashire, England
James PhukettLodger50Horse Keeperb. Ireland

From freeBMD

Marriage: Sep 1852: Formby, Elizabeth, West Derby 8b 705
Marriage: Sep 1852: Wharton, Edward, West Derby 8b 705

The Marriage Certificate


In the marriage certificate (July 1852) Elizabeth and Edward are both 21 years of age.
The witnesses are Henry Wharton and Ann Hitchcock.
The Catholic priest is James Fisher.

In the 1891 census in The Village, Little Crosby.

Elizabeth WhartonHeadWid59 Little Crosby, Lancashire
John WhartonSonS27Gardener Little Crosby, Lancashire
James WhartonSonS27Labourer Little Crosby, Lancashire
Elizabeth WhartonDaughterS30Dressmaker Little Crosby, Lancashire
George FormbyBoarderS61Labourer Little Crosby, Lancashire

From freeBMD

Death: Sep 1893, Wharton, Elizabeth, 62, W. Derby 8b 419