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Elizabeth Clarkson

b. about 1834, d. before 1884


Elizabeth Clarkson was born about 1834.1

Family life

John Poulton and Elizabeth Clarkson were married on 1 May 1854 in Lancashire.2

Children with John Poulton (b. about 1830, d. 5 September 1887)

SonJohn Poulton (b. about 1858, d. about 1860)
DaughterAlice Clarkson Poulton+ (b. 23 March 1860, d. 27 November 1927)


Elizabeth Clarkson emigrated on 13 November 1859 from Liverpool, England. SS Fitzjames1 She immigrated on 20 February 1860 to Sydney, NSW, Australia. SS Fitzjames1


May have died before 1884. ||She is not present when her husband, John, dies in 1884.3


  1. [S388] Poulton family entry, Fitzjames, Passenger List, 20 Feb 1860; in (Kingswood: Archives Office of NSW), 2480.
  2. [S341] Birth Certificate Vol 1860 No 3058, Alice Clarkson Poulton, (30 April 1860), NSW Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages.
  3. [S398] Death Certificate, John Poulton, Registry of Births Deaths and Marriages, NSW, Vol 1884 No 11006.
Last Edited21 August 2018