Lily Backhouse


Queen Victoria is the Queen

Lily Backhouse was born on the 17th September 1889 at West Fields Kirk Hammerton Yorkshire and was the daughter of Francis William Backhouse and Emily Amelia Kendrew, Lily was the 4th of 9 childrten.
On the 1891 Census the family is living at 37 cottage cowthorpe

On the 11th Oct 1899 the Boar War breaks out in africa.
King Edward 7th becomes King on the 22st January 1901 on the death of his mother Queen victoria

On the 1901 census Lily Backhouse was living with her parents at 47 cottage Cowthorpe

On the 3rd May 1902 Peace declared and the Boar War comes to a end.
King George 5th becomes King on the 6th May 1910 on the death of his father King Edward 7th

On the 1911 census Lily was working as a General Servant for James William Mawer at the address 13 Reginald Terrace Leeds.
Lily marries Charles Hall on the 1st June 1914 in the village of Tockwith Yorkshire
On the 27th May 1915 there only child Kenneth Ernest Hall was born in Hunday Fields High dunsforth Yorkshire
At this time i don't know when Lily died.