NameElizabeth Eleanor LAIDMAN, 10431, P1231
BirthM1858, Heversham, WES
Baptism14 Mar 1858, Levens, WES
DeathM1896, Lanchester RD, DUR
FatherThomas LAIDMAN , 10292, O1476 (ca1828-1895)
MotherEleanor WALKER , 10405 (ca1822-1869)
Misc. Notes
1861 Census Returns: RG9/3972 folio 82 page 3
Beathwaite Green, Levens, near Milnthorpe, Westmorland
Thomas Lademan, head, married, 32, Lab. born Hesket
Eleanor Lademan, wife, married, 38, born Heversham, Westmorland
Thomas Lademan, son, 5, born Heversham, Westmorland
Elizabeth E. Lademan, daur. 3, born Heversham, Westmorland
John Lademan, son, 10 months, born Heversham, Westmorland

1860-1861: Beathwaite Green, Levens, near Milnthorpe,Westmorland

In 1871, Thomas Laidman would have had five surviving children: Thomas (about 16), Elizabeth Eleanor (about 13), John (about 11), Wilson (about 6) and Margaret Jane (about 4). A search of the 1871 Census Returns failed to find any of these except an Elizabeth LAIDMAN, age 13, born Heversham, a servant in a household comprising farmer John DICKINSON and his wife Elizabeth at Turner Hill, Meathop and Ulpha:

1871 Census return: RG10/5291 folio 18 page 8 (Schedule 27)]
age 13, servant, at Turner Hill, Meathop and Ulpha, Witherslack, Westmorland, England, in the employ of John DICKINSON, farmer.
John Dickinson Head Mar(ried) 64 farmer employing 1 labourer (born) Westmorland Beetham
Elizabeth Dickinson Wife Mar(ried) 70 farmers wife (born) Westmorland Crosthwaite
Elizabeth Laidman Servant unmar(ried) 13 Servant (born) Cumberland Heversham

1881 Census Returns [RG11/5211 folio 27 page 7 (Schedule 29)]
age 24, at Cow Brow, Lupton, Westmorland, England, with husband Simon TAYLOR (24) and children John T(H?, 2) and William (7 months).
Simon Taylor Head Mar(ried) 24 Labourer (Farm) (born) Westmorland Beetham
Elizabeth Taylor Wife Mar(ried) 24 (born) Westmorland Levens
John T Taylor Son 2 (born) Westmorland Killington
William Taylor Son 7 m(onths) (born) Westmorland Kirkby Lonsdale

1891 Census
1891 Census Returns [RG12/4093 folio 79 page 58 (Schedule 313)]
age 33, at Front Street, Cornsay, Durham, England, with husband Simon TAYLOR (33) and children John T(H?, 12), William (10), Robert W (7), James Preston (5) and Annie (1), and father-in-law John TAYLOR (57).
Simion (sic) Taylor Head M(arried) 33 General Labourer (employed) (born) Westmoreland (sic)
Elizabeth E Taylor Wife M(arried) 33 (born) Westmoreland (sic)
John H Taylor Son 12 (born) Westmoreland (sic)
William Taylor Son 10 Scholar (born) Westmoreland (sic)
Robert W Taylor Son 7 Scholar (born) Durham
James P Taylor Son 5 Scholar (born) Durham
Annie Taylor Dau(ghte)r 1 (born) Durham
John Taylor Father Wid(owe)r 57 Stone mason (employed) (born) Westmoreland (sic)

1901 Census
1901 Census Returns [RG13/4671 folio 44 page 58 (Schedule 313)]
By the 1901 census, Elizabeth Eleanor had died, evidenced by Simon TAYLOR's 'CONDITION as to Marriage' being recorded as 'Widr' (see above).
Spouses
1Simon TAYLOR, 16835
Birthca 1856, Beetham, WES
FatherJohn TAYLOR , 16836 (ca1834->1891)
Misc. Notes
1881 Census Returns [RG11/5211 folio 27 page 7 (Schedule 29)]
Cow Brow, Lupton, Westmorland
Simon Taylor Head Mar(ried) 24 Labourer (Farm) (born) Westmorland Beetham
Elizabeth Taylor Wife Mar(ried) 24 (born) Westmorland Levens
John T Taylor Son 2 (born) Westmorland Killington
William Taylor Son 7 m(onths) (born) Westmorland Kirkby Lonsdale

1891 Census Returns [RG12/4093 folio 79 page 58 (Schedule 313)]
Front Street, Cornsay, Durham
Simion (sic) Taylor Head M(arried) 33 General Labourer (employed) (born) Westmoreland (sic)
Elizabeth E Taylor Wife M(arried) 33 (born) Westmoreland (sic)
John H Taylor Son 12 (born) Westmoreland (sic)
William Taylor Son 10 Scholar (born) Westmoreland (sic)
Robert W Taylor Son 7 Scholar (born) Durham
James P Taylor Son 5 Scholar (born) Durham
Annie Taylor Dau(ghte)r 1 (born) Durham
John Taylor Father Wid(owe)r 57 Stone mason (employed) (born) Westmoreland (sic)

1901 Census Returns [RG13/4671 folio 44 page 58 (Schedule 313)]
age 42, widower, at South Terrace, Cornsay, Durham, England, with three of his children, William (20), James Preston (15) and Annie (11), and a housekeeper Rebecca WARDLE (45).
Simon Taylor Head Wid(owe)r 42 Coke drawer Worker (born) Westmoreland (sic) Beetham
William Taylor Son S(ingle) 20 Coke filler (born) Westmoreland (sic) Lupton
J Preston Taylor Son S(ingle) 15 School teacher Worker (born) Durham Waterhouses
Annie Taylor dau(ghte)r S(ingle) 11 (born) Durham Quebec
Rebecca Wardle Serv(ant) S(ingle) 45 Housekeeper Worker (born) Durham West Rainton
Marriage13 Nov 1877, Kendal RD, WES
Misc. Notes
13 Nov 1877, Kendal Register Office, Kendal, Westmorland, England [GRO D1877 Kendal 10b 1091 (Entry 110)]
18 77 Marriage solemnized at the Register Office in the District of Kendal in the County of Westmorland
110 Thirteenth November, 1877
Simon Taylor 21 years Bachelor Farm Labourer (residence: ) Old Hall Casterton (father: ) John Taylor Stone Mason
Elizabeth Eleanor Laidman 21 years Spinster Domestic Servant (residence: ) Greenside Lupton (father: ) Thomas Laidman Labourer
Married in the Register Office by Certificate before me, Jno Robinson Registrar C Gardner Thomson Superintendent Registrar
This Marriage was solemnized between us,
Simon Taylor Elizabeth Ellenor (sic) Laidman
In the Presence of us,
William Pool Jane Weaver
ChildrenJohn T (H?) , 16837 (ca1878-)
 William , 16838 (ca1880-)
 Robert W , 16839 (ca1884-)
 James Preston , 16840 (ca1886-)
 Annie , 16841 (ca1890-)
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