- Born: Cir 1857, Smalley, Derbys 138
- Marriage: Elizabeth Clifford Q3 1881 in Basford Registration District, Notts/Derbys 134
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: Baptist Minister, by the time of the census in April 1891. 257 He was then living with his wife and two children at 8 Grange Crescent Road, Ecleshall Brierlow, Yorkshire. They employed one domestic servant.
Elijah married Elizabeth Clifford, daughter of Samuel Clifford and Mary Stenson, Q3 1881 in Basford Registration District, Notts/Derbys.134 (Elizabeth Clifford was born circa 1852 in Beeston, Notts 135,136,137.)