Alfred Martyr

Male 1826 - 1905  (78 years)


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  • Name Alfred Martyr 
    Born 11 Nov 1826  Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 17 Sep 1905  25 Abbey Road, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1515  Chertsey
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 

    Father 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) 
    Mother Sarah Withall,   b. Bef 2 Sep 1792, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 May 1861, Woodham Lock, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 68 years) 
    Family ID F134  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Dickinson,   b. Abt 1827, St Mary the Virgin, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Aug 1905, 25 Abbey Road, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 78 years) 
    Married 1 Jun 1851  Parish Church of Byfleet, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of Chertsey, Surrey, England, AMJ 1851, Volume 4, Page 67.

      Certificate of Marriage, Marriage in The Parish Church of Byfleet, County of Surrey, England, Entry # 49. On the 1st June 1851, Alfred MARTYR, of Full Age, a Bachelor, a Hairdresser, residing at Byfleet, son of Jesse MARTYR, a Lock-Keeper, and:
      Anne Dickinson, of Full Age, a Spinster of no employment, residing at St Ebb's Parish, Oxford, daughter of Francis DICKINSON, a Brazier.

      Marriage Witnessed by Ann MARTYR, Joseph MARTYR and William MARTYR
      (sister and brothers of Alfred MARTYR) and Ceremony peformed by C W DAVIES, Officiating, after Banns.
    Children 
     1. Laura Louisa Martyr,   b. 22 Mar 1852, Guildford Street, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1871, 12 Park End Street, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 19 years)
     2. Francis Robert Martyr,   b. 23 Apr 1854, Pembroke Street, St Ebbe, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1909, The School, Newchurch, Radnorshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     3. William Alfred Watts Martyr,   b. 5 Jun 1859, 73 Blackfriars Road, St Ebbe, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Sep 1950, 22 Leckford Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     4. Henry Jesse Martyr,   b. 11 Nov 1864, Blackfriars Road, St Ebbe, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Feb 1948, 205A Cowley Road, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F174  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Baptism Register of the Parish Church of St Peter, Chertsey, Surrey, England reads:
      "Page 228, in the Year 1826, Entry No: 1824:
      Alfred son of Jesse and Sarah MARTYR, Born on the November 11th, Baptized December 17th, Lock keeper, by C PEMBROKE, Curate".



      The 1861 Population Census of England shows Alfred MARTYR, Head, aged 34 years, a Hairdresser's Assistant, born Chertsey, Surrey residing at 54 Blackbism Road, St Ebbe, Oxford, Oxfordshire together with his wife, Ann MARTYR, aged 34 years, born Oxford and their 3 children: Laura Louisa MARTYR, aged 9 years born Chertsey, Surrey, Francis Robert MARTYR, aged 6 years and William Alf(red) Watts MARTYR, aged 1 years, both born Oxford.
      (RG 9/895, Page 32, Schedule No 181 - 54 Blackbism Road, St Ebbe, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England),


      The 1871 Population Census of England shows Alfred MARTYR, Head, Married, aged 44 years, a Hair Dresser residing at 32 Corn Market, Oxford together with his wife, Ann MARTYR, aged 44 years, born Oxford and their two children, Laura MARTYR, aged 19 years, a Scholar, born Chertsey, Surrey and William MARTYR, aged 11 years and Henry MARTYR, aged 6 years, both Scholars and born Oxford.
      (RG10/1438, Folio 65, Page 6, Schedule No 26 - 32 Corn Market, Oxford, England).


      The 1881 Population Census of England shows Alfred MARTYR, a Hairdresser, aged 54 years, born Chertsey, Surrey residing at 12 Park End Street together with his wife Ann MARTYR, aged 55 years, born Oxford and their son, William MARTYR, aged 24 years, a Scholar, born Oxford.
      (RG11/1503, Page 36, Schedule No 189 - 12 Park End Street, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England).


      The 1891 Population Census of England shows Alfred MARTYR, aged 64 years, a Master Hairdresser & Perfumerer, born Chertsey, Surrey and residing at 12 Park End Street, Oxford together with his wife Ann MARTYR, aged 66 years, born St Mary the Virgin, Oxford and their son Henry J MARTYR, aged 26 years, a Hairdresser's Shopman, born St Ebbe, Oxford.
      (RG12/1168, Folio 146, Schedule No 173 - 12 Park End Street, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England).


      The 1901 Population Census of England shows Alfred MARTYR, Head, aged
      74 years, a Hair Dresser, born Woodham [Lock] Surrey, residing at 12 Park End Street, Oxford, Oxon together with his wife Ann MARTYR, aged 76 years, born Oxford, Oxon and their son, Henry J MARTYR, aged 36, a Hair Dresser's Assistant, born Oxford, Oxon and his granddaughter, Laura S MARTYR, aged 15 years, born Walcott, Lincolnshire.
      (RG13/1386, Folio 19, Page 27, Schedule No 171 - 12 Park End Street, St Thomas, Oxford, Oxon, England).



      General Register Office, Register of Death, Registration District of Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, JAS 1905, Aged 78 years, Volume 3a, Page 499.

      Certificate of Death, Registration District of Oxford, County of Oxfordshire, England, Entry # 277. On the 17th September 1905, at 25 Abbey Road, St Thomas, Oxford, Alfred MARTYR, aged 78 years, a Hairdresser. Cause of death: Malignant disease od Bowels, Exhaustion - Certified by E W ALDEN, MRCS. Informant: Henry Jesse MARTYR, Son, present at death of the same address, to Registrar, Walter Allen BUTLER on the 19th September 1905.


      England & Wales National Probate Calendar
      (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1861-1941:

      Page 240WILLS. 1905.
      MARTYR Alfred of 25 Abbey-road Oxford Hairdresser and perfumer died
      17 September 1905 Probate Oxford 17 October to William Alfred Watts Martyr and Henry Jesse Martyr Hairdressers Effects GBP 447 6s. 3d.