Eliza was born in about 1812 to Robert Wear Elliot. She married William Hobson in 1827. They were living in New Zealand when William passed away. Following his death she returned to England with their young children until she passed away in 1876.
↑Death notice Hampshire Telegraph 23 December 1876 at findmypast.co.uk
Mrs. Hobson Article regarding leaving NZ for England following husband's death in NEW ZEALAND GAZETTE AND WELLINGTON SPECTATOR, VOLUME IV, ISSUE 267, 29 JULY 1843
"England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:SGJW-TP6 : 29 July 2017), Eliza A Hobson, Stoke Demerel, Devon, England; citing Stoke Demerel, Devon, England, p. 1, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, findmypast (http://www.findmypast.com : n.d.); citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.