John Martyr

Male Bef 1742 - Bef 1815  (< 73 years)


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  • Name John Martyr 
    Born Bef 10 Jan 1742  Pirbright, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Bef 24 Mar 1815  Pirbright, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 24 Mar 1815  Parish Church of St Peter, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I0375  Chertsey
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 

    Father James Marter,   b. Bef 29 Jun 1710, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 Aug 1784, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 74 years) 
    Mother Mary Honer,   b. 22 Jul 1719, Mayford, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 8 Apr 1785, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 65 years) 
    Married 10 Jun 1740  Pirbright, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • West Surrey Family History Society, Microfiche Series
      Commissary Court of Surrey Allegations for Marriage Licences:
      1662-1665 & 1674-1770:
      Page 163.

      7th June 1740 - James MARTER of Pirbright, bachelor, farmer, 28 years, and Mary HONER of Pirbright, spinster, Worpleston or Bisley with the consent of Richard HONER of Pirbright, father of the above, Mary HONER.


      Marriage Entry at St Michael Parish Church, Pirbright, Surrey, England reads:
      "1740James MARTIR & Mary HONER, June 10".


      West Surrey Family History Society - The Surrey Marriage Index
      Marriages to 1837 in mainly Rural Surrey CD-2
      Groom Surname Order, Page 2184:

      Parish:Pirbright (PIR)
      Year:1740
      Date:10th June
      Groom's Surname:MARTER James
      Brides' Surname:HONER Mary
    Family ID F177  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jane ?,   b. Abt 1745,   d. Bef 12 Jan 1809, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married Bef Jun 1777 
    Children 
     1. Salley Marter,   b. 11 Jun 1777, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     2. John Martyr,   b. 26 Nov 1778, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1854, Brox, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     3. Richard Martyr,   b. 20 Mar 1782, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 20 Mar 1841, Walton-on-Thames, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years)
     4. Jesse Martyr,   b. 15 May 1789, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1862, Goldsworth, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • The Baptism Register for St Michael, Pirbright, Surrey, England reads:
      "1742 John Son of James & Mary MARTYR Jan 10".



      Archdeaconry Court of Surrey: Unregistered Wills 1752-1762:
      MW No 38, Page 125, Entry # 613.

      John MARTER of Pirbright, yeoman 15th November 1760
      (Sermon next Sunday after my funeral and rail over my grave)
      to nephew John, exec, son of brother James freehold messuage in or near Apple Market, formerly the Harrow, Kingston paying Richard, also son of brother James 50 ar age 21 and to friend Philip GYLES of Pirbright 5; residue to James, Mary, Thomas and William children of my brother James.

      Witnesses:Henry GYLES; John COLLINS; Henry SNELLING
      Proved:12th January 1761 to exec. [DW/PA/7/28; DW/PA/5/1761/49]



      Commissary Court of Surrey: Will Abstracts 1763-1857:
      MW 35, Page 19, Entry # 82.

      Testator:John HUNTINGFORD of Pirbright, yeoman
      Date of Will:31 August 1768
      Witnesses: Thomas RUSSELL ("X"), James GYLES & John MARTYR.
      Proved:8 May 1769 to Jane, wife of William HOWARD, Sarah wife of John WOODS, Ann wife of James HONER and Elizabeth HUNTINGFORD, spinster
      (DW/PC/7/5 Q.12: DW/PC/5/1769/3)




      West Surrey Family History Society: Record Series No 15

      Index to the 1775 Surrey Poll Book:
      COPY of the POLL of the SHIRE
      for the COUNTY of Surrey,
      Taken at Guildford in the said County
      on Wednesday and Thursday the 14th and 15th Days
      of June, 1775.

      Page 61:
      Freeholder's Name:John MARTYR
      Place of Freehold:Wokeing
      Place of Abode:Wokeing
      Owners or Occupiers o
      Profiteers of Rent from
      Messuages and Lands:John MARTYR
      Column for Voting:NORTON "Yes":VINCENT & MAWBLY "No"




      Surrey Poor Law Index & Calendar by the WSFHS:
      Woking: Surrey
      P52/9/19(Was 4820[19])28 October 1775
      Jesse WATERER of this parish, farmer
      in 40 re Ann NORGROVE's bastard Jesse (11 mos) by Jesse WATERER
      CW: Tho BAKER, Wm KING
      OP: Tho HOWARD, Steph STEPTOE, Wm WOODS, Jn MARTER
      W: J PAGE of Guildford, maltster, Clement UPPERTON, innholder.


      Surrey Poor Law Index & Calendar by the WSFHS:
      Woking: Surrey
      P52/9/20(Was 4820[20])24 February 1776
      Thomas MAY (X), jun of Bisley, labourer
      Thomas MAY (X), sen of Bisley, labourer & Samuel SUDDERBY (X) of Bisley, labourer in 40 re Mary JELLY now or late of this parish delivered of a female bastard in to by TM, jun.
      CW: Tho BAKER, Wm KING
      OP: Tho HOWARD, Steph STEPTOE, Wm WOODS, Jn MARTER
      W: Chas PEMBROKE, Jn STREET.


      Was a Witness at the Marriage of his brother, together with his younger brother William MARTER, Thomas MARTYR (signed MARTER) of Woking to Sarah HONE, of this Parish, By Licence on the 17th October 1776 at St Mary's Parish Church, Horsell, Surrey, England.


      Was a Witness at the Marriage, together with William STONELL, of George DABORN "X", of this Parish, by Banns to Rebecca BERRIMAN "X", of this Parish
      on the 26th December 1786 at St Mary's Parish Church, Horsell, Surrey, England.



      The Burial Register of St Peter's Parish Church, Woking, Surrey, England reads:
      "Page 7: Burials in the Parish of Woking in the County of Surrey in the Year 1815:
      Entry No: 55 John MARTYR of Pirbright, March 24th Aged 72 Years
      by George TAYLOR".


      The National Burial Index for England & Wales, Second Edition, Disc Ser No 2, Burials 1761-1825 reads:
      "24th March 1815, John MARTYR of Pirbright, aged 72 years, Parish Church of St Peter, Woking, Surrey, England".