See also

Family of John Farthing and Eliza Abbott

Husband: John Farthing (1824?- )
Wife: Eliza Abbott (1823- )
Marriage May 1848 (approx.) Suffolk, England1

Husband: John Farthing

Name: John Farthing1
Sex: Male
Father: -
Mother: -
Birth 1824 (approx.) Hintlesham, Suffolk, England2
Census 30 March 1851 (age 26-27) Hintlesham, Suffolk, England2
head of the household aged 27, agricultural labourer living with his wife and two step sons, born Hintlesham Suffolk

Wife: Eliza Abbott

Name: Eliza Abbott3
Sex: Female
Alt. Name: Eliza Farthing1
Father: John Abbott (1794- )
Mother: Elisabeth (1795?- )
Birth 14 January 1823 Suffolk, England3,4
Baptism 23 March 1823 (age 0) St. Mary the Virgin Church, The Street, East Bergholt, Suffolk, England4
daughter of John Abbott (labourer) and Elizabeth
Census 6 June 1841 (age 18) Brownstack Street?, East Bergholt, Suffolk, England3
aged 18, living with parents and four siblings, born in Suffolk
Census 30 March 1851 (age 28) Hintlesham, Suffolk, England2
wife aged 32, agricultural labourer living with his wife and two step sons, born in Colchester, Essex???

whilst her age and birth place have discrepancies, the fact that the two sons are named Abbott suggests this is the right person


1"England and Wales Marriage Index 1837 - 2005" (on-line at and Samford 1848 quarter:2 volume:12 page:597.
2"Census 1851" (on-line at and
3"Census 1841" (on-line at and
4"Suffolk Records Office (Ipswich) - Parish Records". East Bergholt St. Mary fiche:8 of 31.