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Name: Elizabeth Green

Burial Number: 0994

Gender: Female

Distinction: Shoe Binder

Born: 00/00/1830

Died: 29/05/1920

Buried: 02/06/1920


Elizabeth Green 1831 – 1920

b. Elizabeth Norman in Bethnal Green

Elizabeth was born in 1830 in Bethnal Green to Thomas Norman, who worked as a carman. Very little is known about Elizabeth’s early life until she married packer, Thomas Gostick on Christmas Day 1848 at St. Matthew’s Church, Bethnal Green.

Their first child, Thomas was born in 1849 followed by Elizabeth b. 1852, Clara b,1854, James b 1857 and William Gostick b. 1860. They lived near the Hackney Road, Bethnal Green. In the 1861 census, Elizabeth was listed as a shoe binder.

When Elizabeth was widowed she married Henry William Green, a cooper, on 1st April 1877 at St. John of Jerusalem, South Hackney. Henry died in Crossley Green, Watford on 28th April 1906.



Researcher: Pat Brownbill

The Grave

No headstone image available

Location in Cemetery

Area: SES Row: 13 Plot: 2

Exact Location (what3words): scenes.slam.levels

Ashes or Urn: Unknown



None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves


None Found - Listed in Heene Cemetery Index of Graves

Further Information


Name: Elizabeth Green

Gender: Female

Born: 00/00/1830

Town: Bethnal Green

County: Middlesex

Country: England


Maiden Name:Norman

Marriage Date: 25/12/1848

Spouse First Name: Thomas

Spouse Last Name: Gostick

Town of Marriage: Bethnal Green

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Marriage Date: 1/4/1877

Spouse First Name: Henry

Spouse Second Name: William

Spouse Last Name: Green

Town of Marriage: Hackney

County of Marriage: Middlesex

Country of Marriage: England

Information at Death

Date of Death: 29/05/1920

Cause of death: Heart Disease with Dropsy 2 months

Address line 1: Sunningale Garage

Address line 3: Elsie Road

Town: Worthing

County: Sussex

Country: England


No obituary has been entered.

Personal Effects

Money left to others: No value recorded

Current value of effects: Not calculated

Census Information


Living at 1 St. James Street, Bethnal Green: Thomas Gostick aged 25, a packer, and Elizabeth Gostick aged 22, and Thomas Gostick aged 2


Living at 22 Colchester St., Bethnal Green: Thomas Gostick aged 34, a packer, Elizabeth Gostick aged 31, a shoe binder, Thomas Gostick aged 11 and errand boy, Elizabeth Gostick aged 9, a scholar, Clara Gostick aged 7, James aged 4 and William aged 1.


Living at 4 Albion Terrace, Croxley Green, Rickmansworth:  Henry Green, aged 80 a retired cooper, Elizabeth Green aged 71 and their granddaughter Elizabeth Stevens (Clara Gostick’s daughter) aged 18 a paper mill hand.


Living at 305 New Road, Croxley Green, Hertfordshire: Elizabeth Green aged 89 and her granddaughter Elizabeth Stevens aged aged 28 a paper mill hand finisher

Miscellaneous Information

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