August 16, 1818, Kingston upon Hull, Humberside, England.
March 18, 1889, Heath (near Wakefield), West Yorkshire, England.
Kirkthorpe, West Yorkshire, England.
Eliza was the sister of composer John Bacchus Dykes.
In 1850, she married Reverend W. Alderson, chaplain to the West Riding House of Correction, Wakefield. It was there she wrote the majority of her hymns.
where to get Alderson’s photo