Robert Eldridge, labourer and Elizabeth Christie are shown as the parents of Thomas Eldridge when he married Jane Graham Ross on 18 May 1868 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Thomas is shown as a Sergeant 6th Regiment age 27 of Edinburgh Castle. The 1881 census shows Jane as a widow and her three children as all born England.
Thomas Eldridge, son of Thomas and Jane, was a printer compositor at Edinburgh and when he married he showed his father was a Band Sergeant Warwickshire Regiment.
Updated 19 March 2009
Robert Eldridge ( - ) m ( ) Elizabeth Christie ( - ) | Thomas Eldridge (1841- ) m 1868 Jane Graham Ross (1851-1885) | Thomas Eldridge (1869-1939) m 1896 Cecelia Donaldson Barron Wood (1874-1945) | | | Thomas Alexander Eldridge (1897-1898) | Jane Graham Eldridge (1902- ) | m 1928 James Crawford (1905- ) | Douglas Petrie Eldridge (1905-1907) | Frederick Christie Eldridge (1907-1981) | Maude Mary Eldridge (1909-1999) | Cecilia May Eldridge (1911-1978) | m ( ) (Unknown) Hinton ( - ) | Stanley Forshaw Eldridge (1912-1969) | Jane Eldridge (1871-1946) Maud Eldridge (1876- )