Born 28th December 1861 at St Margaret's Bank, Rochester.
Bapt. 23rd Mar.1862 at St Margaret's Parish Church, Rochester.
Married 28th January 1885 at St Mary's, Peckham London.
to Charles James Gater (b.1862) of Rochester.
Elizabeth died 27th November 1922.
Charles died 1st March 1942.
Both buried at London Road Cemetery, Coventry, Warks.
Peace, Peace! She is not dead, She does not sleep. She hath awaken'd from the dream of life. There is no death. What seemed so is transition; This life of mortal breath is but a suburb of life Elysian, whose portal we call death.
Elizabeth accompanied by
one of her daughters
|Elizabeth was a
school teacher and an accomplished musician.
Charles was articled to be a solicitor but gave up the law.
He became a confectioner and baker with shops in Peckham, Strood, Rochester, Chatham and Gillingham.
In 1891 they were living at 7 Watts Place, St Margaret's, Chatham. In 1901 at 187, High St. St Nicholas, Rochester.
Their children were: Daisy (1886), Violet (1887), Lily (1889), Charles (1893), Cecil (1895), Iris (1902) & Evelyn (1904).
Contact her grand-son: Michael Gater of Northampton.