Eve Surname Pages


Cumberland


William Eve

William Eve was born in about 1786 outside of Cumberland. He married Mary Johnstone on 21st June 1810 in Workington. She was born in Penrith in 1787. She died in 1862. They had the following chlidren
  • Esther Eve Born about 1816
  • Isaac Eve (1) - Born in 1818. He married Mary in about 1840.
  • Mary Eve Born about 1820
  • James Eve (2) - Born in 1822.

1 Isaac Eve

Isaac Eve was born in Workington in 1816/8. He died in 1884 aged 68 years. He married Mary, who was born in Ellenborough in 1824 in about 1840. They had at least two children;

  • Ann Eve - Born 1850 in Arkelby. She married Thomas Gibson
  • William Eve (3) - Born 1853 in Flimby
In 1861 the family were living in Flimby. The census listing shows;
  • Isaac Eve - age 43 - Coal yard labourer
  • Mary Eve - age 37
  • Ann Eve - age 11
  • William Eve - age 8
By 1871, father and son were living in Flimby. The census listing shows;
  • Isaac Eve - age 47 - Labourer coal mine
  • William Eve - age 18 - Labourer coal mine
In 1881, Isaac Eve was living at the home of his son in law in Flimby.

  • Thomas Gibson - age 33 - born Maryport - Coal miner.
  • Ann Gibson - age 31 - born Flimbly
  • Isaac Eve - age 58 - born Workington

2 James Eve

James Eve was born in about 1822 in Workington. He died in 1888. He married Sarah. She was born in about 1836. She died in 1893 They had at least eight children;

  • Jane Ann Eve - born about 1854
  • Sarah Mary Eve - born about 1861
  • Elizabeth Eve - born about 1863. She married in 1882.
  • Louisa Eve - born about 1866. She married in Cockermouth in 1887.
  • Martha Eve - born about 1868
  • John William Eve (4) - born about 1871. He married in Cockermouth in 1897
  • Mary Hannah Eve - born 1873. She married in Cockermouth in 1897.
  • Edith Eve - born 1876. She married in Cockermouth in 1904.
  • Rebecca Eve - born 1883.
In the 1861 census James Eve was at his mothers house in Flimby;
  • Mary Eve - age 74 - house servant
  • James Eve - age 39 - agricultural labourer
In the 1871 census, James Eve and his family were living in Workington;
  • James Eve - age 49 - Platelayer
  • Sarah Eve - age 35
  • Jane Ann Eve - age 17 - Dressmaker
  • Sarah Mary Eve - age 10
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 8
  • Louisa Eve - age 5
  • Martha Eve - age 3
  • John Willliam Eve - under 12 months
In the 1881 census, James Eve and his family were living in Workington. The listing shows;
  • James Eve - age 51 - labourer for local board roads
  • Sarah Eve - age 45
  • Louisa Eve - age 15 - domestic servant
  • Martha Eve - age 12
  • John W Eve - age 9
  • Mary H Eve - age 7
  • Edith Eve - age 4
In 1881 there are also listings for;
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 16 - born Workington - working as a servant at Stainburn Hall.
In the 1891 census, the listing shows;
  • Sarah Eve - age 54
  • John Eve - age 19
  • Mary H Eve - age 17
  • Edith Eve - age 14
  • Rebecca Eve - age 8

3 William Eve

William Eve was born in Flimby in 1853. He died in Cockermouth in 1896 age 43. He married Elizabeth who was born in St Helens, Lancashire in 1856. They had six children;
  • Mary Eve - born 1876. She married in 1897 in Cockermouth
  • Margaret Eve - born 1877. She married in 1902 in Cockermouth.
  • Isaac Eve (5) - born 1880
  • Joseph W Eve (6) - born 1890
  • Ethel Eve - born 1893
  • Elizabeth Eve - born 1895
In the 1881 census, the family were living at Penny Gill, Flimby. The listing shows;
  • William Eve - age 28 - engine man at pit
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 25
  • Mary Eve - age 5
  • Margaret Eve - age 10 months
In 1891 the family were living in Netherton. The listing shows;
  • William Eve - age 38 - stationery engine driver
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 35
  • Margaret Eve - age 13
  • Isaac Eve - age 10
  • Joseph W Eve - age 1
His daughter Mary Eve - born 1876 was in service in Flimby.

By 1901, William's widow and children were living in Flimby. The listing shows;
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 45
  • Isaac Eve - age 20 - engineman at colliery
  • Joseph Eve - age 11
  • Ethel Eve - age 8
  • Elizabeth Eve - age 6
In 1901, Margaret Eve was living in Embleton working as a general servant.


4 John William Eve

John William Eve was born in 1871 in Workington. He died in 1949 in Cockermouth. He married in Sarah in 1897. They had at least two children;
  • James Eve - born 1898
  • Sarah Eve - born 1900
In the 1901 census the family were living in Workington. One of John's sisters were living with the family;
  • John Eve - age 29 - gardener
  • Sarah Eve - age 27 - born Seaton
  • James Eve - age 3
  • Sarah Eve - age 1
  • Mary Eve - age 27 - sister - domestic servant

5 Isaac Eve

Isaac Eve was born in 1881 in Flimby. He married in 1901 in Cockermouth. He died aged 85 in 1965 in Cockermouth.


6 Joseph W Eve

Joseph Eve was born 1890 in Netherton. He died in 1970 age 81 in Cockermouth. He married in 1910 in Cockermouth.