- Born: 5 Jul 1873, Philadelphia, PA
- Marriage: Henry Frank Price on 12 Nov 1892 in Camden City, Camden Co., New Jersey
- Died: 3 May 1931, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania at age 57
- Buried: 8 May 1931, Fernwood Cemetery, Delaware County, Pennsylvania
Cause of her death was Fibrillation / Obesity.
The 1880 Federal Census for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, District 644, page 29A, dated June 9, 1880 records Elizabeth Ledent (38 - PA/PA/PA) with her parents William (38 - PA/PA/PA) and Agnes (36 - PA/Scotland/England) Ledent and siblings William (18), Rachael (14), John (8), Elizabeth (7), Robert (5), Agnes (2), and Charles G. (4/12 [Feb]) living at 1035 South 17th Street. William is a House Painter and Agnes is a Spiritualist.
The 1900 Federal Census for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 26th Ward, District 634, page 247A, dated June 2, 1900 records Elizaberth (sic) Price (July 1873 - PA) with her husband Henry F. Price (March 1869 - PA/PA/PA) and their children Agnes Price (April 1898) and May E. Price (May 1900 - PA) living with Elizabeth's widowed mother, Agnes Ledent (Dec 1848 - PA/PA/PA) at 1647 Ellsworth Street. Also in the household are Agnes Ledent's children Rachel Ledent (July 1867 - PA), William C. (March 1870 - PA), John J. Ledent (June 1872 - PA), Robert Ledent (Dec 1877 - PA), and Chas G. Ledent (Nov 1881 - PA). Agnes has had 9 children of whom 6 are still living. Elizabeth and Henry have been married for 9 years and have had 5 children of whom 2 are still living. Henry is a Tin Roofer, William is a House Painter, John is a Box Maker, and Robert is a Cart Driver. Unfortunately, the mother, Agnes Ledent, is suffering from Tuberculosis (as indicated by her death certificate) and has but a few months to live.
The 1910 Federal Census for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 36th Ward, District 870, page 98B, dated April 16, 1910 records Elizabeth A. Price (37 - PA) with her husband Harry F. Price (43 - PA/PA/PA) and their children Agnes L. Price (12), Elizabeth M. Price (10 - PA), Lucy N. Price (8), Evelyn S. Price (6 - PA), and Margaret W. Price (3 - PA) living at 1340 Capitol Street. Elizabeth and Harry have been married for 19 years and have had 12 children of whom 5 are still living. Henry is a Tinsmith in Roofing.
This researcher has not found Elizabeth in the 1920 census; however, it appears her younger children, Margaret and Frank, are in the Church Home for Children at 58th and Baltimore Avenue in Philadelphia: The 1920 Federal Census for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 40th Ward, District 1510, pages 266A & B, dated February 19, 1920 records Margaret Price (12) and Frances Price (7) as 2 of some 58 children in residence.
The 1930 Federal Census for Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 36th Ward, District 555, page 102A, dated May 6, 1930 records the widow Elizabeth Price (57 - PA/France/France) with her son Frank Price (18 - PA/PA/PA) living at 2127 East Side Eighth Street. See general notes on her son-in-law to her daughter May, Charles Montague Belcher.
Elizabeth Ledent <https://familysearch.org>
Event Type: Christening
Event Date: 01 Mar 1874
Event Place: Wharton Street Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Birth Date: 05 Jul 1873
Birthplace: Wharton Street Methodist Episcopal Church, Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Father's Name: William Ledent
Mother's Name: Agnes
Indexing Project (Batch) Number: C72587-1
System Origin: Pennsylvania-ODM
GS Film number: 1463126
Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1963
Name: Elizabeth Price [Elizabeth Ledent] widow
Residence: 1910 Poplar St
Birth Date: abt 1874
Birth Place: Philadelphia
Death Date: 3 May 1931
Death Place: Philadelphia General Hospital, Pennsylvania, USA
Father Name: Wm Ledent
Father Birth Place: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Mother Name: Agnes Allen
Mother Birth Place: Philadelphia
Spouse Name: Harry F Price
Certificate Number: 47623
Informant: William Ledent (brother) of 1607 S Taylor St
Elizabeth married Henry Frank Price on 12 Nov 1892 in Camden City, Camden Co., New Jersey. (Henry Frank Price was born on 8 Mar 1869 in New Jersey, died on 31 Mar 1913 in Philadelphia, PA and was buried on 4 Apr 1913 in Laurel Hill Cemetery, Philadelphia, PA.) The cause of his death was Heart Disease.
New Jersey Marriages, 1678 - 1985)
Harry Price marries Lizzie Ledent on Nov 12, 1892 in Camden, NJ.