Eliza Iddison1

b. between July 1855 and September 1855
  • Adoptive father*: Richard Iddison3 b. bt 31 Mar 1826 - 30 Mar 1827, d. 22 Nov 1891
  • Mother*: Mary Ann Seton2 b. bt 13 Sep 1829 - 12 Sep 1830, d. bt Jul 1912 - Sep 1912
  • Birth*: Eliza Iddison was born between July 1855 and September 1855 at Darlington, Durham.1,4
  • Christening: She was christened on 18 November 1855 at St. Cuthbert's, Darlington, DurhamG.2
  • (Visitor) Census1861: She appeared in the household of Susannah Stokes in the 1861 census at 6 Northgate, Darlington, DurhamG.5
  • Occupation*: Eliza Iddison was a general servant in April 1871.1
  • Census1871*: She appeared in the 1871 census at 7 British School Yard, Skinnergate, Darlington, DurhamG.1


  1. [S70] 1871 Microfilm, unknown location, unknown record info, Schedule no. 28, 7 British School Yard, Trinity, Darlington.
    Robert Moses, head of family, married, male, age 47, Brickmaker, born in Gilling, Yorkshire.
    Ann Moses, wife, married, female, age 57, born in Grimston, Yorkshire.
    Thomas Dale Moses, son, unmarried, male, age 16, Bricklayer, born in Darlington, Durham.
    John Moses, son, unmarried, male, age 15, Pupil Teacher, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Elizabeth Moses, sister-in-law, unmarried, female, age 70, late Lodging Ho. Keeper, born in Stockton, Durham.
    William Hurworth, boarder,unmarried, male, age 23, Stone Mason, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Elizza Iddison, servant, unmarried, female, age 15, General Serv., born in Darlington, Durham.
  2. [S113] Family Search Genealogical Database, online www.familysearch.org, Name: Eliza Seaton
    Residence Place: Darlington, Durham, England
    Gender: Female
    Christening Date: 18 Nov 1855
    Christening Date (Original): 18 Nov 1855
    Christening Place: St. Cuthbert, Darlington, Durham, England
    Birthplace: Darlington Dur Eng
    Name Note: Illegitimate
    Mother's Name: Mary Ann Seaton.
  3. [S94] Copy marriage certificate of Richard Iddison and Mary Ann Seton, 12 Sep 1856 "Marriage solemnized at the Register Oice in the district of Darlington in the County of Durham and York.
    12 September 1856
    Richard Iddison, 30 years, widower, courrier, residing at Park Place, Darlington, father - William Iddison, labourer.
    Mary Ann Seton, 26 years, spinster, boot binder, residing at 34 Brunswick Street, Darlington, father - James Seton, shoe maker.
    Married in the Register Office before William Lee, registrar, and William Robinson, superintendant registrar, in the presence of Susannah Seton and William Seton."
  4. [S22] FreeBMD database, online http://www.freebmd.org.uk, Eliza Seton. Birth registered at Darlington between July and September 1855.. B: Sep 1855 Darlington 10a 7.
  5. [S81] Online for England (online image) "6 Northgate, Darlington, Durham. Parish of St. Cuthbert. Schedule no. 144.
    Susannah Seton, Head of family, widow, female, age 53, Washer & Draper, born in Darlington Durham.
    Peter Seton, son, married, male, age 26, Currier, born in Scotland.
    Rosa Seton, daughter-in-law, married, female, age 26, Dressmaker, born in Ireland.
    Margaret Seton, daughter, unmarried, female, age 15, Factory girl, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Mary A. Addison, visitor, married, female, age 30, Boot Binder, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Thomas Addison, visitor, male, age 10, Scholar, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Robert Addison, visitor, male, age 8, Scholar, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Elizabeth Addison, visitor, female, age 6, Scholar, born in Darlington, Durham.
    Richard Addison, visitor, male, age 3, Scholar, born in Darlington, Durham."