Eliza Mary ORAM (1867- )

Name: Eliza Mary ORAM1
Sex: Female
Father: Jonathan ORAM (1839-1910)
Mother: Emily CARR (1836-1906)

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth 1867 Tinhead, Edington, Wiltshire
Christening 18 Aug 1867 (age 0) Tinhead, Edington, Wiltshire
Occupation Domestic Servant

Individual Note

In 1871 she was living in Devizes Road, Edington, Wiltshire with her parents and sister Eliza. She was 4 years old and a Scholar.

In 1881 she was living at Horse Croft Farm, Bratton, Westbury, Wiltshire the home of Edward Champion, aged 33 and a Farmer of 112 acres employing 2 men, and his wife Martha, aged 31, both from East Brent, Somerset. Also their sons Ivor, Stanley and Maurice all from Westbury, Wiltshire. Eliza was a Servant Nursemaid and 13 years old. Also working there was Sarah Potter aged 14, a Domestic Servant from Edington. Their visitor on the census day was Mary A. Board, aged 66, (a widow) from East Brent, Somerset.

In 1891 she was living at 16 Edward Street, Bathwick, Somerset. She was 23 years old, single and the Domestic Servant in a lodging house run by Mary Elizabeth Rouse, aged 60, single and from Exeter, Devon.2


1"Kenneth Oram".
2"Ancestry.Co.Uk Census Returns 1841 - 1901.".