About 1755–1807

First Generation

My 5th great grandmother

Elizabeth White married William Warner in Howden, Yorkshire on October 20, 1776.1 2 The record shows that she was twenty-one when she married, so she would have been born about 1755, probably in Howden.2

Elizabeth and William would go on to have at least eleven children over the next . For information about their family, please refer to William’s page.

Elizabeth remarried after William’s death in 1801. Her second husband was a flax dresser named Richard Brown, and they were married in Howden on April 11, 1803.

Elizabeth died in Howden in March, 1807 and was buried there on March 18.


1 Ancestry.com. England, Select Marriages, 1538–1973  [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2014. Original data: England, Marriages, 1538–1973. Salt Lake City, Utah: FamilySearch, 2013. FHL Film Number: 0844541 IT 5, 0844553 IT 4, 0844554 IT 5, 0844555 IT 3, 558355.

2 “England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887”, database, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:C1S6-L52M : 13 August 2020), William Warner, 1776.