William Bacchus - Age 61 Years
Elizabeth Bacchus - Age 32 Years

   
 
   
  The gravestone of William Bacchus and his wife Elizabeth.
   
  The gravestone of William Bacchus and his wife Elizabeth
Photograph - Mike Welton
   
   
 

Inscription reads: Sacred to the memory of William Bacchus who Departed this life February 12th 1853 aged 60 years. Prepare to meet thy God. In the midst of life we are in death. Also Elizabeth Bacchus wife of the above who departed this life on the 26th January 1862 aged 76 years.

   
 

Parish register: 1853 Feb 15th William Bacchus, Easington 61
1862 Jan 23rd Elizabeth Bacchus, Easington 76

   
 

The 1851 census records William Bacchus 58, agricultural labourer and his wife Elizabeth 64, residing at South End.

The 1861 census records Elizabeth Bacchus head, widow 75 residing down High St. with her daughter Sarah Pickering widow, 55 and a lodger Jane Johnson widow 69.

   
 
   
 

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