- Born: Cir 1804, Sawley, Derbys 261,262
- Marriage: Mary Bradshaw on 7 Feb 1826 in Sawley Parish Church, Derbys 260
Noted events in his life were:
• Occupation: General Baptist minister, at the time of the census in March 1851. 263 He was then living with his wife in Isleham, Cambridgeshire.
• Occupation: Baptist Minister, at the time of the census in April 1861. 264 He was then living with his wife at Broadgate, Sutton St James, Lincolnshire
Elam married Mary Bradshaw on 7 Feb 1826 in Sawley Parish Church, Derbys.260 (Mary Bradshaw was born circa 1797 in Sawley, Derbys 265,266.)