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Ellen Purse (b. 1836, d. 27 March 1890)Ellen Purse was born 1836 in Antrim County ,Northern Ireland , Near Belfast., and died 27 March 1890 in Sydney Hospital.She married (1) Thomas Gibson.She married (2) James Snr Webb on 14 March 1861 in SingletonNew South Wales, son of Richard Webb and Sarah.
Notes for Ellen Purse:
Biography of Ellen Webb (nee Purse)
Parents: Jonathon and Margaret Ann Purse
Jonathon's occupation was as a Painter
Ellen Purse was born in Antrim County in Northern Ireland near Belfast in 1853.
Ellen, a Laundress, married Thomas Gibson - (place and year unknown).
Ellen & Thomas had one daughter (name unknown), who died before Ellen's 2nd marriage took place to
Her second marriage was to James Webb on 14/3/1861.Ellen was 29 years and James was 26.It was James' first marriage.His address was Stoney Creek,Patrick Plains, Singleton, NSW.
They had 3 children, Charles, born 1865, James, born 1868, Margaret Elizabeth Ann, born 28/ 4/ 1872 at Woolloomooloo, Sydney.
Ellen died from Bronchitis at Sydney Hospital on 29/ 3/ 1890 aged 54, and was buried in the Anglican Section, Rookwood Cemetery, No: 100490.
No headstone exists today. Grave No 0000308.Section GG.
At The time of her death, James & Ellen Webb's childrens' ages were:
Margaret 18 years(There were also 1 male and 2 females deceased).
James and Ellen's 1st child, a daughter was named Emma Ann Webb born 5th February, 1862 & was baptised 30th August 1862. Birth Registration No: 11994.Emma died as an infant.
More About Ellen Purse:
Fact 1: 1835, Born Antrim County Northern Ireland.
Fact 2: 1'st Marriage To Thomas Gibson.
Fact 3: 14 March 1861, 2'nd Marriage To James Webb, age 29.
Fact 4: 29 March 1890, Grave No 0000308 Section GG.
Fact 5: No Headstone Rookwood Anglican.
Fact 6: Death Registration No 472.
More About Ellen Purse and James Snr Webb:
Death of one spouse: 27 March 1890, Sydney Hospital.
Marriage: 14 March 1861, SingletonNew South Wales.
Marriage Fact: 14 March 1861, At Patrick Plains ,Singleton NSW.
Marriage Notes for Ellen Purse and James Snr Webb:
According To The Rites Of The Church Of Scotland. They Were Married At Patrick Plains ,Singleton on the 14 3 1861.It Was Her Second Marriage she was 29 and he was 26 . He was a Sawer and she was a Servant.She Died in Sydney on the 27 3 1890 from Bronchitis aged 54 and was buried at Rookwood Cemetery No 100490 Section GGC/E Anglican Certificate
Children of Ellen Purse and James Snr Webb are:
- Charles Webb, b. 1865, d. date unknown.
- James Jnr Webb, b. 1869, d. date unknown.
- Margaret Elizabeth Anne Webb, b. 28 April 1872, 177 Forbes St Woolloomooloo NSW, d. date unknown.