Eleanor Forsyth

Eleanor Forsyth was born in 1829 in South Shields, Durham, her father, Thomas, was 33, and her mother, Margaretta, was 32. She married William Ash Ord on 7 September 1857 in her hometown. They had three children during their marriage. She died on 9 December 1903 in Devon at the age of 74.


1829  Eleanor was born on 1829 in South Shields, Durham.

1829 Eleanor was baptised at St Hilda, South Shields 11 May 1829.

1851  Recorded on census at living at 1 Wellington Terrace, South Shields along with her father Thomas Forsyth, mother Margaretta Forsyth and brothers and sisters.

1855 Death of Mother

1857  Eleanor married William Ash Ord on 07 Sep 1857 at St. Hilda, South Shields, Durham, England

1858  Death of father

1860  Birth of daughter Eleanor Forsyth Ord(1860–1888).

1861 Recorded on census living at 21 Murton Street, Sunderland with her husband William and daughter Eleanor.

1863 Birth of son William Errington Ord(1863–1874).

1868  Birth of Daughter Julia Ash Ord(1868–1927)

1874 Death of Husband William Ash Ord(1829–1874)  on 5 May 1874 at Topsham, Devon, England

1874 Death of Son William Errington Ord(1863–1874) on 2 November 1874 in Devonshire, United Kingdom

1888 Death of Daughter Eleanor Forsyth Ord(1860–1888) in Jul 1888 at  St Thomas Devon.

1903 Eleanor died on 9 Dec 1903 at  Altamira House Topsham, Devon, England.