(After 1768-)
Francis HARRIS
(Abt 1756-1807)
George CRASE of Brea
Elizabeth HARRIS
Elizabeth CRASE


Family Links

1. John Tiso BLEWETT

2. William CARPENTER
  • William CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Frances Jane CARPENTER+
  • William CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Thomas CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Thomas CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Emma CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • William Thomas CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Elizabeth CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • Ellen CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • William CARPENTER (d.y.)
  • William Henry CARPENTER of Broken Hill+
  • Ellen CARPENTER (d.y.)

Elizabeth CRASE

  • Born: 1828, Penryn, Cornwall
  • Christened: 29 Jun 1828, St. Gluvias, Cornwall 3
  • Married (1): 18 Aug 1846, Camborne, Cornwall 1
  • Married (2): 21 Jan 1856, Registry Office, Redruth, Cornwall 2
  • Died: 16 Feb 1902, Farrant St., North Prospect, Adelaide, S.A., Australia

   Orthographic variation: CRAZE

   Research Notes:

1841 CENSUS:

Age: 13
Place: Gojegoes, Camborne, Cornwall


1851 U.K. Census:

Age given: 23 years
Birthplace given: Penryn, Cornwall
Dwelling Place: College St., Camborne, Cornwall
Occupation: -

Present were husband John Tiso Blewett (26) of Camborne, copper miner, sons (born in Camborne): John (5) and George C. (2)


Elizabeth, age 27, and her husband William Carpenter, 30, miner, arrived in Port Adelaide on 10 Jun 1856 per the ship Gomelza. Travelling with them were Elizabeth's sons (from her first marriage): John (9) and George (3).


"On the 17th February, at Farrant-street, Prospect, Elizabeth, the beloved wife of William Carpenter and only sister, of James Crase, and dearly loved aunt of Mrs. Landsberg, Victoria-street, Prospect; Mrs. Elliott, Rose Park; Mrs. Tillitt, Kensington-road; and G. T. A. Crase, Adelaide; and H. Crase, Southern Cross, West Australia." 4 5

   Marriage Information:

Elizabeth married John Tiso BLEWETT, son of William BLEWETT and Jenefer (Jane) SKINNER, on 18 Aug 1846 in Camborne, Cornwall 1. (John Tiso BLEWETT was christened on 29 Mar 1823 in Camborne, Cornwall and died before 1856.)

   Marriage Notes:

John Blewett, of full age, of Crane, bachelor, miner, son of William Blewett, miner, and
Elizabeth Craze, minor, of Crane, spinster, daughter of George Craze, butcher

Married by Banns

Witnesses: James Craze, John Duckham

   Marriage Information:

Elizabeth also married William CARPENTER on 21 Jan 1856 in Registry Office, Redruth, Cornwall 2. (William CARPENTER was born about 1835 and was buried on 29 Feb 1912 in West Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, S.A., Australia 6.)

   Marriage Notes:

William and Elizabeth had 12 children of which 10 died young.


1 Camborne Parish Registers, Marriages (Cornwall OPC transcription).

2 England and Wales Marriage Registration Index, 1837-2005, Redruth district, 1st Quarter, vol. 5c, p. 400.

3 St. Gluvias Parish Registers, Baptisms, p. 18, no. 144.

4 The Ships List, http://www.theshipslist.com/ships/australia/gomelza1856.shtml. Immigrants to South Australia

5 The Advertiser (Adelaide), Wednesday 26 Feb 1902.

6 SA Government, (http://www.aca.sa.gov.au/Records).

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