Lavinia Eliza MORRISS

b. 5 July 1857, d. 2 February 1927
Father*William MORRISS b. c 1836
Mother*Elizabeth WATERS b. c 1840
Birth*Lavinia Eliza MORRISS was born on 5 July 1857 at Milton, Kent, England; Birth entry: Sep Qtr 1857 Milton 2a/338.1,2 
Marriage*She married William GILLAM, son of William GILLAM and Jane GOODMAN, on 2 March 1874 at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Penge, Surrey, England.3 
Married Name As of 2 March 1874,her married name was GILLAM. 
(Witness) CensusLavinia Eliza MORRISS appeared on the census of 3 April 1881 in the household of William GILLAM at 44 Russell Road, Croydon, Surrey;

1881 Census
Place: 44 Russell Road, Croydon, Surrey
Ref: RG11/816/42 page 12
Name Mar Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
William Gillam M 26 M Sussex, Brighton Fish Hawker Head
Eliza Gillam M 23 F Coventry Fish Hawker Wife
Albert Gillam U 3 M Surrey, Lower Norwood - Son.4

 
Census*Lavinia Eliza MORRISS appeared on the census of 5 April 1891 at 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey;

1891 Census:
Dwelling: 170 Gloucester Road
Census Place: Croydon, Surrey, England
PRO Ref RG12/592
Name Marr Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
Lavinia GILLAM W 34 F Not known Fish Hawker Head
William GILLAM S 17 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Thomas C GILLAM S 15 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Albert E GILLAM S 12 M West Norwood, Surrey Fish Hawker Son
Arthur GILLAM S 7 M Croydon, Surrey Scholar Son
Ada GILLAM S 5 F Croydon, Surrey Scholar Daur
George F GILLAM S 3 M Croydon, Surrey - Son
Harry GILLAM S 1 M Croydon, Surrey - Son
Robert HUNTLEY S 18 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger
Rachel YEWELL S 17 F Croydon, Surrey Domestic/General Servant Servant
Harry ENDICOTT S 28 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger
William LUKE S 18 M Croydon, Surrey Fish Hawker Lodger.5

 
MarriageShe married John VICKERS on 24 October 1892 at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Selhurst Surrey.6 
Married Name As of 24 October 1892,her married name was VICKERS. 
NoteLavinia Eliza MORRISS and John VICKERS Possible child:
Eliza Lavinia Vickers born 1897 Apr-May-Jun Croydon 2a/239
Eliza Lavinia Vickers died 1900 Sep Qtr Croydon 2a/133 in 1897.2 
(Witness) CensusLavinia Eliza MORRISS appeared on the census of 31 March 1901 in the household of John VICKERS at 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey;

1901 Census
Place: 170 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey
Ref: RG13/645 page 16
Name Mar Age Sex Birthplace Occupation Rel
John Vickers M 42 M Surrey, Croydon Fishmonger Head
Eliza Vickers M 43 F Surrey, Croydon - Wife
Mary Vickers - 15 F - - Daur
Rebecca Vickers - 13 F - - Daur
Ada J Gillam - 13 F - - Daur
Kate G Gillam - 9 F - - Daur
Fred G Gillam - 13 M - - Son
Harry Gillam - 11 M - - Son
John Vickers - 7 M - - Son
Joe Vickers - 2 M - - Son.7

 
(Witness) CensusLavinia Eliza MORRISS appeared on the census of 2 April 1911 in the household of John VICKERS at 172 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey.8 
Death*Lavinia Eliza MORRISS died on 2 February 1927 at 172 Gloucester Road, Croydon, Surrey, at age 69; Death entry: Eliza L Vickers Mar Qtr 1927 Croydon 2a/561 aged 69.2,9 

Family 1

William GILLAM b. 15 November 1855, d. 25 January 1891
Marriage*She married William GILLAM, son of William GILLAM and Jane GOODMAN, on 2 March 1874 at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Penge, Surrey, England.3 
Children

Family 2

John VICKERS b. circa 1857
MarriageLavinia Eliza MORRISS married John VICKERS on 24 October 1892 at Holy Trinity Parish Church, Selhurst Surrey.6 
Children
Last Edited12 Mar 2013

Citations

  1. General Register Office Indexes to Birth, Commencing 1837 (General Register Office, GRO (England & Wales)) "unknown cd."
  2. Index to BMD Registration Entry Starting in 1837, compiled by FreeBMD, Commenced 1998 (ongoing) "unknown cd."
  3. Copy marriage certificate (General Register Office) "Marriage Registration Entry: Mar Qtr 1874 Croydon 2a/293."
  4. Online image of the 1881 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG11; Piece: 816; Folio: 42; Page: 12; GSU roll: 1341193."
  5. Online image of the 1891 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk) "Class: RG12; Piece: 592; Folio 166; Page 53; GSU roll: 6095702."
  6. Copy marriage certificate "unknown cd."
  7. Online image of the 1901 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  8. 1911 Census.
  9. Copy death certificate. "Unknown cd."