Elizabeth Mary Thorley


Mother of Catherine and Emily Thorley, governesses to the Darwin family. Friend of the Tollet family. Widowed and residing at 36 Bernard Street, Russell Square, London, in 1851.

Sources: Census returns of England and Wales 1851 (The National Archives: Public Record Office HO107/1507/100/15)England & Wales, national probate calendar (index of wills and administrations), 1858–1966 (Ancestry.com, accessed 2 October 2015) (See the bibliography for full references to sources)