Eliza Rigg-Holland (1860-??)

Eliza Rigg-Holland (1860-??)

Eliza Rigg a spinster aged 25 was married on 18th September 1886 [1886Q3 Stepney vol: 1c Page: 746] to William Holland(1864-??) a bachelor aged 22 at Stepney Parish church. The witnesses were James Rigg and Harriet Rigg who were her brother and sister. His father is given as William Holland "Plate glass cutter". His address was 10 Gold Street Stepney, and hers 128 Bromley Street Stepney.
They had two children:

Neither of these are known to have married and as William J does not appear in the 1901 census he probably died young.

In the 1861 census entry for 39 John Street, London [RG9/278-153] there were recorded:

In the 1871 census entry for 75 Sheridan Street, London [RG10/535] there were recorded:

In the1881 census entry for 9 Dempsey Street, London RG11/0474 (105) there were recorded:

In the 1891 census the family lived at 12 Walter St. Ratcliff, London and comprised:

In the 1901 census the family lived at 53 Malvern Road Leyton and comprised:

Next door at number 55 Malvern Road lived the unmarried Rigg uncles and aunts with cousin Lilie Rigg. Eliza Rigg and her daughter Katie are included in several of the photos of the aunts and uncles of my grandfather Alfred John (senior) Rigg (1889-1957).

His parents were William Holland and ??.
Her parents were James Rigg (1816-1883) and Catherine McDonald (1827-1899).

Eliza Holland was an aunt of my grandfather.

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photos of Catherine and William J Holland