Person:Elizabeth Proby (1)

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Lady Elizabeth Emma Proby
b.10 Mar 1821
m. 5 Apr 1818
  1. Lady Elizabeth Emma Proby1821 - 1900
m. 7 Aug 1844
  1. Louisa Charlotte Hamilton1845 - 1940
  2. Emma Frances Hamilton1847 - 1924
  3. Mary Stuart HamiltonAbt 1851 - 1939
  4. Douglas James Hamilton1856 -
Facts and Events
Name[3] Lady Elizabeth Emma Proby
Married Name[1][2] Lady Elizabeth Emma Hamilton
Gender Female
Birth[3] 10 Mar 1821
Marriage 7 Aug 1844 Lambeth, London, Englandto Rt. Hon. Lord Claud Hamilton, PC
Death[1][2][3] 24 Jun 1900 Hindhead, Surrey, England
Probate[2] 15 Oct 1900 London, England
Burial[3] Elton, Huntingdonshire, England

Personal History

Elizabeth Emma Proby[3] was born 10 March 1821.[3]

Marriage and Family

(see the Family page for references)

On 7 August 1844, the Hon. Lord Claud Hamilton of Argyll House, Middlesex, son of James Hamilton, Viscount, deceased, and Elizabeth Emma Proby of Lowndes Square, (Belgravia,) Middlesex, daughter of the Hon. Granville Leveson Proby, were married by special licence at the Chapel at Lambeth Palace in Lambeth, Surrey, by W. Cantuan.

Death and Probate

Elizabeth, then a widow of 2 Draycott Place, Chelsea, Middlesex, died 24 June 1900 at Hindhead House in the village of Hindhead, Surrey, England[2] (registered in the district of Farnham),[1] and was buried at Church of All Saints, Elton, Huntingdonshire[3] (county, later a district in Cambridgeshire).

On 15 October 1900,[2] in London, administration was granted to her children Douglas James and Emma Frances. Effects were in the amount of £11,333 6s 3d.

References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Registered during Q2, 1900, in General Register Office. England and Wales Civil Registration Death Index. (London, United Kingdom: General Register Office, 1837-Present), [digital image, Ancestry.com].

    Hamilton, Elizabeth Emma”, age 79, Farnham dist., vol. 2a, p. 92.

  2. 2.0 2.1 2.2 2.3 2.4 “Wills and Administrations, 1900”, in Principal Probate Registry (London). Calendar of the Grants of Probate and Letters of Administration: Made in the Principal Registry and in the Several District Registries of Her Majesty's Court of Probate. (London, United Kingdom: HM Stationery Office, [1859?]–present), vol. surnames H–J, p. 28.

    Digital image in England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1858–1966, 1973–1995 (https://www.ancestry.com/interactive/1904/32858_625988_3372-00020/14771385 : accessed 14 Nov. 2017).

    “HAMILTON, the right honourable lady Elizabeth Emma” of 2 Draycott-place, Chelsea, Middlesex, widow, d. 24 June 1900 at Hindhead-house, Haslemere, Surrey; probate in London, 15 Oct., to Douglas James Hamilton, esq. and Emma Frances Hamilton, spinster, effects £11,333 6s 3d.

  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 3.5 3.6Lady Elizabeth Emma Proby Hamilton”, in Find A Grave, memorial 143749941. Viewed digital image of grave marker.

    Inscription: “IN/ MEMORY OF/ LORD CLAUD/ HAMILTON/ …/ AND OF/ LADY ELIZABETH/ EMMA PROBY/ HIS WIFE/ BORN MARCH 10TH 1821/ DIED JUNE 24TH 1900”