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Elizabeth Irving (Motte)

Birthdate: (45)
Birthplace: Charleston, SC, USA
Death: September 10, 1775 (45)
Place of Burial: London, Greater London, UK
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Jacob Motte, Sr. and Elizabeth Motte
Wife of James Irving the Elder
Mother of James Irving, II; Æmilia Gibbes; William Irving; John Beaufin Irving; Jacob Æmilius Irving and 2 others
Sister of Martin Motte; Sarah Katherine Shubrick; Jacob Motte, Jr.; Martha Motte; Ann Motte and 12 others
Half sister of Abraham Motte and Francis Motte

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About Elizabeth Motte Irving

In the year 1775 and soon after making his Will--James Irving and his wife, Elizabeth, sailed for England. The reason for returning to England was to visit their children who were at school in Kensington, London. During the passage on 10th September, 1775, she died. Her body was preserved in rum and on arrival in England, she was buried in St. Martin's in the Fields. One month later her husband took ill and he too passed away. They are both buried in the same vault.

Sources/references :

James Irving of Ironshore and his Descendants 1713-1917, by Sir Aemilius Irving, Edited by L. Homfray Irving.

The Book of the Irvings &c by Colonel J.B. Irving (1907)

Westminster Diocesan Archives.

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Elizabeth Motte Irving's Timeline

January 22, 1730
Charleston, SC, USA
Age 16
Age 18
Ironshore, St. James Parish, Jamaica
November 14, 1751
Age 21
November 5, 1753
Age 23
Ironshore, St. James, Jamaica
Age 24
Ironshore, St. James, Jamaica
October 30, 1765
Age 35
Age 36
Montego Bay, St James Parish, Jamaica
September 10, 1775
Age 45