Eliza Smith

ID # 666, (1870-1917)
FatherAlbert Kellogg Smith (1828-1903)
MotherAmelia Misener (1835-1924)
BirthEliza Smith was born on 11 April 1870 at Beverly Township, Wentworth County. 
MarriageShe married William G. May on 25 September 1889 at Colborne Township, Huron County, Ontario.

Source: Marriage reg. 005502-89 Colborne Twp., Huron County
William May, 24, bachelor, farmer, born and residing Ashfield, Huron Co., parents George May and Jane Mathews. Methodist.
Eliza Smith, 20, born Beverly Twp., Wentworth Co., residing Colborne Twp. Parents Albert and Amelia Smith. Methodist.
Witnesses Samuel Shepperd and Bria Smith. No resident stated, though Nile written after Samuel's name and then crossed out.
On 25 September 1889 in Colborne Twp. Clergyman Henry Irwin.

The name of the second witness is illegibly written. It would be tempting to think it is Bertie, for sister Alberta, but Alberta was only 10 at this time. More likely Bria is a nickname for sister Sabrina.
 
DeathShe died on 8 April 1917 at 334 Albert St., Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, at age 46. 
BurialShe was buried at Greenwood Cemetery. 
NoteThe family is at Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario, in the 1901 census. Of course, Eliza's sister Phoebe Bricknell is there as well.

Eliza's death registration number is 007389-17. She died of liver disease and heart failure. She was attended by Dr. C. O. Desorcey. 

Children of Eliza Smith and William G. May

Last Edited28 Jul 2012