Elizabeth PRETTY

Female Abt 1858 - 1927  (~ 69 years)


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  • Name Elizabeth PRETTY 
    Born Abt 1858  Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Immigration 5 Mar 1879  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [1

    • Arrived with family on the Selkirkshire which had sailed from Greenock 16 Nov 1878.
      Free passengers:
      Isaac Standley 26, Elizabeth Standley 21, Mary A Standley 2, Gertrude Standley 1
    Died 11 Jul 1927  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Funeral Service 12 Jul 1927  Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3

    • Daily Standard (Brisbane, Qld. : 1912 - 1936), Monday 11 July 1927, page 10

      FUNERAL NOTICES.

      BLIGHT.-The friends of Mrs. ELIZABETH BLIGHT, Deceased (of Buxton-street, Doomben) are respectfully invited to attend her Funeral, to move from the Funeral Parlour, Wickham-street, Valley, TO-MORROW (Tuesday) AFTERNOON, at 2 o'clock to the Bulimba Cemetery.
      K. M. SMITH, Undertaker.

      BLIGHT.-The friends of Mr. and Mrs. J. Williams and Family, Mr. and Mrs. W. Morish and Family, and Mr. F. T Blight and Family are respectfully invited to attend the Funeral of their Deceased Mother and Mother-in-Law (Mrs. E. Blight), to move from the Funeral Parlour, Wickham-street, Valley, TO-MORROW (Tuesday) AFTERNOON, at 2 o'clock, to the Bulimba Cemetery.
      K. M. SMITH, Undertaker.
    FamilySearch ID KZ8T-RWH 
    FamilySearch link https://familysearch.org/tree/#view=ancestor&person=KZ8T-RWH 
    Buried 12 Jul 1927  Balmoral Cemetery, Cnr Wynnum & Bennetts Rds, Morningside, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I9286  Colston & Wenck families in Australia
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 

    Father William PRETTY,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Mother Elizabeth WILLIAMS,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F6314  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Isaac STANDLEY,   b. England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1883, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Jun Q 1875  West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
     1. Mary Anne STANDLEY,   b. Sep Q 1876, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Gertrude STANDLEY,   b. Jun Q 1878, West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Sep 1879, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 1 years)
     3. Lily STANDLEY,   b. 3 Jul 1879, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Sep 1879, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     4. Annie Elizabeth STANDLEY,   b. 24 Aug 1880, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Arthur STANDLEY,   b. 11 Aug 1882, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 8 May 2017 
    Family ID F6315  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Nathaniel BLIGHT,   b. Abt 1856, St Austell, Cornwall, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Feb 1926, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Married 17 May 1883  Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 6
    Children 
     1. William Nathaniel BLIGHT,   b. 1884, Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1884, Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     2. Walter Nathaniel BLIGHT,   b. 1885, Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1934, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
     3. Frederick Thomas BLIGHT,   b. 1887, Tenterfield, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1944, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 57 years)
     4. Selina BLIGHT,   b. 12 Oct 1888, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     5. Alexander George BLIGHT,   b. 7 Jul 1890, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Charles Alfred BLIGHT,   b. 22 Jan 1892, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     7. Lavina BLIGHT,   b. 29 Nov 1893, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1928, Mackay District Hospital, Mackay, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 34 years)
     8. Myrtle May BLIGHT,   b. 19 Feb 1896, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1914, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)
     9. Ivy Elizabeth Jane BLIGHT,   b. 9 Dec 1897, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1928, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years)
    Last Modified 23 Jul 2018 
    Family ID F5861  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1858 - Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - Jun Q 1875 - West Bromwich, Staffordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsImmigration - 5 Mar 1879 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 May 1883 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 11 Jul 1927 - Brisbane, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsFuneral Service - 12 Jul 1927 - Fortitude Valley, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - 12 Jul 1927 - Balmoral Cemetery, cnr Wynnum & Bennetts Rds, Morningside, Queensland, Australia Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S423] QSA Assisted Immigration 1848-1912 index [database on-line], (http://www.archives.qld.gov.au), Standely family on Selkirkshire 5 Mar 1879.

    2. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Death registration: Elizabeth Blight, Death date: 11/07/1927, Mother's name: Elizabeth Williams, Father/parent's name: William Pretty, Registration details: 1927/B/1688.

    3. [S342] Australian Newspapers, National Library of Australia, 1927 'Family Notices', Daily Standard (Brisbane, Qld. : 1912 - 1936), 11 July, p. 10. (3 p.m. EDITION), viewed 08 May 2017, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article184902977.

    4. [S59] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index: 1837-1983 [database on-line], (http://www.freebmd.org.uk), entry for Isaac Standley and Elizabeth Pretty, volume 6b, page 943, June quarter 1875, W. Bromwich district.

    5. [S8] Queensland Pioneers Index 1829-1889, (Brisbane, The Registrar-General, Registry of Births, Deaths and Marriages, 2000), 1883/B008264.

    6. [S2] Queensland: Registry of Births Deaths & Marriages, Marriage registration: Nathaniel Blight, Marriage date: 17/05/1883, Spouse's name: Elizabeth Standley, Registration details: 1883/B/8264.