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Thompson, Elizabeth


Registration number923
First name(s)Elizabeth

The Workhouse, Birmingham

Date of registration2 May 1890

Chester Asylum 1876; London Hospital 1880; East London Asylum 1881; Borough Hospital, Birmingham 1882; Workhouse, Birmingham 1882-1890


Removed by order of Executive Commitee

Personal details

Date of birth1837
Place of birthPrestweston, Montgomeryshire
Maiden nameRogers
Married nameThompson
Family details

Elizabeth married Samuel Thompson in 1859, when she was 22. The marriage was registered in Macclesfield, Chester.In 1891, the census records her as a widow.

Professional details

Additional training

London Hospital 1880-1881, probationer

Work experience

Chester Asylum 1876 -1880 Nurse and Head Nurse; London Hospital, Probationer 1880; East London Asylum, 1881 Head Nurse; Borough Hospital Birmingham 1882 Charge Nurse; Workhouse Birmingham 1882-1891 Charge Nurse; Kingswinford Workhouse, Wordsley Stourbridge 1891-1909 Officer

Professional activities

Member of RBNA in 1890 and again in 1909


Register of Nurses (RBNA 4/1) - Royal British Nurses' Association Records, King's College London Archives 1891 and 1901 census Register of Marriages Macclesfield district, Cheshire, 1859 vol 8A, page 167

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