Dr, FRCS, MRCSE, LACE Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR

Male 1813 - 1883  (70 years)


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  • Name Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR 
    Title Dr, FRCS, MRCSE, LACE 
    Born 25 Jan 1813  King Street, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 6 Feb 1883  215 Latrobe Street West, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1791  Effingham
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 

    Father Thomas Richard MARTYR,   b. 1 Nov 1778, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Jan 1852, 2 Lloyds Place, Blackheath, Lewisham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Mother Ann MCGUIRE,   b. Abt 1788, Waltham-upon-Thames, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jul 1862, Ramsgate, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 74 years) 
    Married 4 Feb 1809  St Alfege Church, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • London, England, Church of England Marriages & Banns, 1754-1921
      St Alphege Church, Greenwich, Kent, 1809, Page 8, Entry No 219.

      No 219 Thomas Martyr ......................of this Parish Bachelor &
      Ann McGuire Spinster of the same ............................................
      Married in this church by Licence ..............................................
      this fourth Day of February in the Year One Thousand eight Hundred
      and nine ......................................... By me J P George Curate

      This Marriage was solemnized between Us (Both Sign)

      In the Presence ofWilliam McGuire C Martyr Catherine Martyr
      Eliza Braithwaite Latham James Martyr
      (?) Martyr
    Family ID F031  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Amelia Melinora Plaistow TRAPAUD,   b. 6 Jul 1803, Marylebone Road, St Marylebone, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1840, Evershot, Dorset, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 10 Feb 1838  St Martin in the Fields, Strand, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Licence Allegations Index:
      Vicar-General 1694-1850
      Dated: 5th February 1838.

      Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR of the Parish of St Martin-in-the-Fields, in the County of Middlesex, a Bachelor aged twenty-one years and upwards and alledged that he intends to marry Meliora Plaistow TRAPAUD of the Parish of Saint George, Bloomsbury, a Spinster aged upwarsd of twenty-one years.
      Prayed Licence for them to be married in the Parish Church of Saint Martin-in-the-Fields.
      Signed by Tho Wm Lockyer MARTYR.
      Signed: C G CLARK, Surroagte.



      General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of St Martin, Middlesex, JFM 1838, Volume 1, Page 115.



      The IGI Individual Record for Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR reads:
      Marriage: 10th February 1838 at Saint Martin in the Fields, Westminster, London, England.
      Spouse: Meliora Plaistow TRAPAUD
      Batch No: M001454, Dates: 1837-1841.
    Children 
     1. William Lockyer MARTYR,   b. 23 May 1838, Kew, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Aug 1890, Sutherland's Hotel, Euroa, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 52 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F028  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Caroline Amelia HOPPS,   b. Bef 20 Jul 1827, Thorpe Arch, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Apr 1904, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 76 years) 
    Married 15 Aug 1848  Holy Trinity Church, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of York, Yorkshire, England, JAS 1848, Volume 23, Page 623.

      Certificate of Marriage, Holy Trinity Church, City of York, County of Yorkshire, England, Entry # 148. On the 15th August 1848 between:

      Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR, aged 33 years, a Widower, a Surgeon, of Micklegate, son of Thomas MARTYR, Esquire, and:
      Caroline HOPPS, aged 21 years, a Spinster of no employment, of Micklegate, daughter of John HOPPS, a Surgeon.

      Marriage witnessed by John HOPPS, Geo HOPPS, Emily HOPPS, John BARKER and Richard Smirke MARTYR [Groom's older brother], and Ceremony performed by Thos MYERS, Curate.



      Google Books
      Gentleman's Magazine and Chronicle
      1848, Volume 185, Page 535

      1848]MarriagesPage 535

      Aug. 15. At York, T.W.L. Martyr, esq. second son
      of Thomas Martyr of Greenwich to Caroline, eldest
      dau. of John Hopps, esq. of York, Surgeon.

      http://archive.org/stream/gentlemansmagaz127unkngoog#page/n545/mode/2up
    Children 
     1. Caroline Amelia MARTYR,   b. 1 Jan 1850, Micklegate, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1900  (Age 49 years)
     2. Charles Joseph MARTYR,   b. Abt 1852, Micklegate, York, Yorkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1925, Perth Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 73 years)
     3. Clement MARTYR,   b. 20 Apr 1854, Chilwell, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Jun 1916, 186 Buckland Street, South Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     4. Richard Beswick MARTYR,   b. 14 Jul 1855, Yarra Street, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 27 Jun 1919, Argyle Mill, Wellington, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 63 years)
     5. Ada Wilhelmina MARTYR,   b. 1 Apr 1857, Geelong, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jul 1939, 188 Stirling Street, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     6. Jane Pink MARTYR,   b. 13 Apr 1859, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1951, Richmond, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     7. Emma Burgess MARTYR,   b. 4 May 1861, Hutt, Wellington, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Mar 1939, Heidelberg, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     8. Ellen Dick MARTYR,   b. 6 Sep 1863, Dunedin, New Zealand Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Sep 1922, 49 Glengyle Street, Moreland, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     9. Emily MARTYR,   b. 6 Sep 1865, Dune, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Sep 1866, Sebastopol, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 1 years)
     10. Unknown MARTYR,   b. 17 Jan 1867, Sebastopol, Ballarat, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jan 1867, Sebastopol, Ballaret, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     11. Eva Thomasina McGuire MARTYR,   b. 15 Sep 1868, Sebastopol, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Dec 1960, Mt Henry Hospital, Perth, Western Australia, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 92 years)
     12. Emily Josephine MARTYR,   b. 12 Dec 1872, Ballarat East, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Jul 1951, 28 Haig Street, West Preston, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F065  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Baptisms solemnized in the Parish of Greenwich in the County of Kent in the Year 1813:
      Page 22, Entry No 174

      "1813 22 April Thomas William Lockyer Son of Thomas & Ann Martyr [of] King Street Builder born January 25 [by] J W McGuire Offiag Minister, deported"



      The IGI Individual Record for Thomas William [Lockyer] MARTYR reads:
      Christening: 22nd April 1813 at St Alfege, Greenwich, Kent, England.
      Parents: Thomas and Hannah [Ann] MARTYR.
      Batch No: C006321, Dates: 1812-1815.



      The London Gazette, Issue 19668
      Issued 30 October 1838, Page 19 of 32 [Page 2353]

      NOTICE is hereby given, that the Partnership lately sub-
      sisting between John Sutton, Charles Hewit Sams, and
      Thomas William Lockyer Martyr, of Greenwich, in the county
      of Kent, Surgeons, Apothecaries and Accoucheurs, so far as
      relates to the said Thomas William Lockyer Martyr, is
      this day dissolved by mutual consent. - Witness our hands
      the 27th day of October 1838.
      John Sutton.
      Charles Hewit Sams.
      Thomas William Lockyer Martyr.



      The IGI Individual Record for Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR reads:
      Death: 6th February 1883.
      Parents:Thomas MARTYR and Ann MCQUIRE.
      Marriage: Meliora Plaistone [Plaistow] TRAPAUD [TROPLAND]. on the 10th February 1838 at Westminster, London, England.
      Batch No: 0970105, Sheet: 35.



      The 1851 Population Census of England shows T(homas) William L(ockyer) MARTYR, aged 37 years, a Surgeon, Born Greenwich, Kent residing at Mickelgate, York, together with his wife, Caroline MARTYR, aged 24 years, born Thorpe Arch, York, and their two children; William L(ockyer) MARTYR, aged 12 years (from 1st Marriage), born Surrey and Caroline MARTYR, aged 1 year (from current 2nd Marriage), born York, Yorkshire.
      HO107/2354, Folio 48, Page 6, Schedule No 20 - Micklegate, York, Yorkshire, England).



      Public Record Office of Victoria, Australia:
      Index to Unassisted Inward Passenger List to Victoria, 1852-1923:
      1853, Aboard the "Barretto Junior", Arriving Port Phillip [Bay], Melbourne, Victoria in the month of October 1853 from a "B" [British] Port:

      Family Name:MARTYRAge:Fiche:Page:

      First Names:Caroline:3 years053002
      Caroline:38 years053001
      Charles:1 year053002
      William:40 years053004 [Thomas W]
      Willm:A053001
      Willm:15 years053001

      [Apparently, Thomas William Lockyer MARTYR travelled as the Ship's Surgeon for this voyage]


      Moved to Australia in 1853:
      Source: Alan Charles BOLTON's Pedigree Chart "Martyr's from 1736 to 1990"



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      PAPERSPAST NEW ZEALAND:

      [All in chronoloical order]

      WELLINGTON
      Colonist, Volume III, Issue 258, 10 April 1860, Page 3
      FATAL ACCIDENT - On Wednesday, a young man met with an accident at the races. He was trying to leap over the fence when the horse stumbled and threw him with great force against the ropes. He was taken to one of the booths, and every attention was paid to hi. Dr. Martyr was sent for, who immediately ordered his removal to Hospital, where his death put and end to his suffering yesterday afternooon.



      Otago Witness, Issue 509, 31 August 1861, Page 1

      MEDICAL
      DR. MARTYR, M.R.C.S., and L.A.C.E
      may be CONSULTED DAILY, at his
      temporary residence, ABBEYFIELD HOUSE.
      Dunedin, 23rd August 1861.255



      Otago Witness, Issue 512, 21 September 1861, Page 1

      MEDICAL
      Dr. MARTYR has removed to the corner of
      George-street, next door to Mr. Adam,
      boot and shoe maker, where he may be consulted
      daily.
      11th September, 1861 391



      Otago Daily Times, Issue 48, 10 January 1862, Page 3

      MEDICAL
      Dr. MARTYR has REMOVED to VIEW HILL,
      Moray Place, where he may be Consulted
      daily.



      Otago Daily Times, Issue 261, 21 October 1862, Page 3

      MEDICAL
      D R. M A R T Y R
      Surgery: Jetty-street, opposite Post Office.
      Residence: Stewart-street, opposite the Gaol.
      Hours of Consultation:-
      9 to 11 a.m. 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m.



      Otago Daily Times, Issue 314, 22 December 1862, Page 6

      TO LET
      THE Premises lately occupied by Dr. Martyr, in
      Stewart-street, near the Court House. The
      house contains 6 rooms (3 fireplaces).
      Immediate possession may be had
      Apply to
      Mr HARDY,
      Clifton Terrace High-street



      Otago Daily Times, Edition No 566, 10th November 1863, Page 6:

      Judicial and Law Notices
      IN THE SUPREME COURT OF NEW ZEALAND
      Otago and Southland District

      In the matter of the Petition of Thomas William Lockyer Martyr, of Dunedin,
      Doctor of Medicine, a Debtor; and in the matter of the Petition of William
      Dalrymple, of Dunedin, Merchant, being a Creditor of the said Thomas William
      Lockyer Martyr to the extent of not less than fifty pounds, and in the matter of
      Debtors and Creditors Act, 1862.

      Take notice that I have this day ......., and that the said petition has been accepted by his Honour the Judge, who has appointed Monday, the twenty-third day of November, A.D. 1863, at ten o'clock in the forenoon, at the Supreme Court House, Dunedin, for the hearing of the said petition, at which time and place all parties concerned are to attend.

      Dated this seventh day of October, A.D. 1863.
      THOMAS WILLIAM LOCKYER MARTYR
      By J. A. MacGregor
      Rattray-street
      Solicitor for the said Petitioner



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      Otago Daily Times, Edition No 608, 28th November 1863, Page 7:

      MEETINGS OF CREDITORS UNDER THE PROVISIONS OF THE
      DEBTOR'S AND CREDITOS' ACT, 1862

      NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that ...... will be holden at the Court House, Dunedin,
      on Monday, the 30th day of November instant, at ten o'clock ......
      ROBT. CHAPMAN,
      Registrar.
      Supreme Court Office,
      Dunedin, 24th Nov., 1863

      NAMES OF ESTATES
      1. William Lawrenson and Archibald Cameron
      2. Robert Broughton
      3. Fernandez Brothers
      4. George John Willats
      5. Thomas William Lockyer Martyr
      6. Thomas Slater
      7. Hyman Cohen
      8-14

      N.B. The Court will sit by adjournment on Saturday, 5th December next,
      at 10 o'clock in the forenoon for further hearing of the above cases.



      THE DUNSTAN
      Otago Daily Times, Issue 787, 25 June 1864, Page 6

      This is an article about the "election for house surgeon to the Dunstan Hospital, came off on Monday last.". The elction was held at the Concert Hall of the Union Hotel, Clyde, Otago, South Island, New Zealand. The result of the voting was as follows:

      Dr. R.W.R Bennett of Tuapeka6 votes
      Dr. T.W.L. Martyr of Dunedin0 votes
      David O'Donoghue of Port Chalmers0 votes
      John Lord of Alexandra27 votes
      Charles Shaw of Clyde80 votes



      Otago Daily Times, Issue 1044, 25 April 1865, Page 7
      Electors List for Otago, South Island, New Zealand:

      Christian Name and Surname of each Elector:Martyr, Thomas William Lockyer
      Place of Abode:Dunedin
      Nature of Qualification:household
      Place where Property situated & description:House and garden, Great King street
      Name of Householder or Freeholder Attesting:James McIndoe



      New Zealand Electoral Rolls, 1853-1981
      1870-1871: DUNEDIN, Page 35

      No:2188
      Christian & Surname:Martyr, Thomas William Lockyer
      Place of Abode:Dunedin
      Nature of Qualification:household
      Place/Decsription of Property:house and garden, Great King st.



      Victoria Department of Justice:
      Births, Deaths & Marriages, Historical Index Results:

      Surname:MARTYR
      Given Name(s):Thos Wm Lockyer
      Event:D
      Spouse's Surname/Father:Unknown
      Spouse's Given Name/Mother:Entry blank
      Year:1883
      Registration Number:2560



      Australia Death Index, 1787-1985
      Provides the Additional Information:

      Death Place:West Melbourne, Victoria
      Age at Death:72 years
      Registration Place:Victoria



      National Library of Australia
      The Argus (Melbourne, VIC: 1848-1954)
      Wednesday 7 February 1883, page 1

      Deaths
      MARTYR. - On the 6th inst., at the residence of his
      son-in-law, 215 Latrobe-street west, Melbourne,
      Thomas William Lockyer Martyr, M.R.C.S. Eng.,
      age 72, the beloved husband of Caroline Martyr,
      and eldest surviving son of the late Thomas Martyr,
      Croom's Hill, Greenwich, a colonist of 30 years.
      Home papers please copy.



      OBITUARY

      MARTYR, Thomas William Lockyer, M.R.C.S. Eng. 1836; L.S.A. Lond.
      1837. - February 6, 1883, at West Melbourne, Vic., aged 72.

      [Actual age at death was 70 years - Not added by Antony D MARTER]