b. 31 August 1836
Father*Charles GILLAM b. 22 Aug 1813, d. c 1851
Mother*Elizabeth FOSTER b. c 1816, d. b 1851
BirthEllen GILLAM was born in 1836 at Brighton, Sussex, England. 
Baptism*She was baptized on 31 August 1836 at St Nicholas Church, Brighton, Sussex, England.1,2 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 1841 in the household of Charles GILLAM at Cheltenham Place, Brighton, Sussex;

1841 Census:
Place: Cheltenham Place, Brighton, Sussex
Ref: HO107/1121/8/46/30
Name Age Sex Occupation Born in County
Charles Gilham 25 M Shoe maker Y
Elizabeth Gilham 25 F - N
William Gilham 7 M - Y
Ellen Gilham 5 F - Y.3
Note*Ellen GILLAM Living with Aunt Eliza & Uncle John HOLDER at 12 Sidney Street in 1851 (see census details) in 1851 at Brighton, Sussex, England. 
(Witness) CensusShe appeared on the census of 30 March 1851 in the household of John HOLDER at 12 Sidney Street, Brighton, Sussex, England;

1851 Census Details:
Place: 12 Sidney Street, Brighton, Sussex
Ref: HO107/1645/3
Name Age Mar Sex Occupation Birthplace Rel
John HOLDER 33 M M Dealer in China & Glass Brighton, Sussex Head
Eliza HOLDER 33 M F - Brighton, Sussex Wife
Elizabeth HOLDER 8 - F - Brighton, Sussex Daur
Mary A HOLDER 7 - F - Brighton, Sussex Daur
John HOLDER 3 - M - Brighton, Sussex Son
Ellen GILLAM 15 U F Dressmaker - Apprentice Brighton, Sussex Niece
Emily BURGESS 15 U F House Servant Bishopstone, Sussex Servant.4
Last Edited1 Aug 2010


  1. Baptism Entry, 16th century onwards "unknown cd."
  2. Vital Records Index 2nd Edition n.pub.,.
  3. Online image of the 1841 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)
  4. Online image of the 1851 Census for England and Wales (Ancestry.co.uk, http://www.ancestry.co.uk.)