Charles William Marter

Male Abt 1814 - 1859  (~ 45 years)


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  • Name Charles William Marter 
    Born Abt 1814  England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 14 Jan 1859  Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Aft 14 Jan 1859  Trinity Church, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I1879  Ham
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2016 

    Father Thomas Peter Marter,   b. Between 3 Dec 1774 and 2 Jan 1775, Ham Common, Kingston-upon-Thames, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1857, Hammond River, Kings, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 82 years) 
    Mother Mary Caldow,   b. Abt 1790,   d. 29 Jan 1849, Saint John, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years) 
    Married 15 Mar 1816  St Mary le Strand, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Marriage Licence Allegations Index:
      Vicar General's Office 1694-1850.
      8th March 1816.

      Which Day personally Thomas Peter MARTER and made Oath, that he is of the Parish of Saint Mary le Strand in the County of Middlesex, a Bachelor aged 21 years and upwards and intendeth to intermarry with Mary CALDOW of the Parish of Saint Paul in the City of Canterbury, Widow and that he knoweth of no lawful Impediment, by Reason of any Pre-contact, Consanguinity, Affinity, or any other lawful Cause whatsoever, to hinder the said intended Marriage, and prayed a Licence to solemnize the same in the Parish Church of Saint Mary le Strand aforesaid and made further oath, that the usual Place of Abode of him them appears hath been in the said Parish of Saint Mary le Strand for the Space of four Weeks past.

      Signed: T P Marter

      Sworn before me: J Addams Surtte [Surrogate abbreviated?]


      Marriage Bond:

      Know all Men by these Presents; That we Thomas Peter Marter of the Parish of Mary
      le Strand in the County of Middlesex a Bachelor and John Doe are holden ..... in the Sum of Two Hundred Pounds of good and lawful money ...... Dated the Eight Day of March in the Year of our Lord One Thousand Eight Hundred and sixteen.
      The Condition of this Obligation ..................., or any other Cause whatsoever; but that the above bounden
      Thomas Peter Marter a Bachelor and Mary Caldow a Spinster ....


      St Mary le Strand Church, Westminster, Middlesex, England
      Marriage Register, 1812-1860

      "Page 50
      Marraiges Solemnized the the Parish of St Mary le Strand in the County of Middlesex in the Year 1816
      Thomas Peter Marter of this Parish, Bachelor
      and Mary Caldow of the Parish of St Paul in the City of Canterbury, Widow
      were married in this Church by Licence with Consent of ......... this Fifteenth Day of
      March in the Year One thousand eight hundred and sixteen
      By me L L Ellis, Curate
      This Marriage was solemnized between us{ T P Marter
      { Mary Caldow [both sign]
      In the Presence of{George Harvey
      { Ann Harvey [both sign]
      Entry No 148



      Pallott's Marriage Index 1780-1837:
      Thomas Peter MARTER b
      - Mary CALDOW (St Paul, Canterbury):
      St Mary in the Strand 1816
      By Licence


      Pallot's Marriage Index 1780-1837 reads:
      MARTER, Thos (Thomas) Peter b
      = Mary CALDOW w (St Paul, Canterbury)
      St Mary, le Strand, Westminster
      by lic(licence)



      The IGI Record for Thomas Peter MARTER reads:
      Marriage: 15th March 1816 at St Mary Le Strand, Westminster, London, England.
      Spouse: Mary CALDOW.
      Batch No: M042891, Dates: 1813-1860.
    Family ID F013  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Sophia Amelia Cox,   b. Abt 1828, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Mar 1900, Brookline, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years) 
    Married 4 May 1846  Trinity Church, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • IGI Individual Record for Charles MARTER reads:
      Birth: abt. 1816 at Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada (Contradicts other information which gives place of birth as England)
      Marriage: 04 May 1846 at Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada.
      Spouse: Sophia Amelia COX.
      Notes: Available on CD-ROM Disc #87, Pin #108063.
      Submitter: Carl LAYTON, Box 1708, Cardson, Alberta, Canada.
      Submission Search: 2053328-0421104090529.



      New Brunswick Vital Statistics:
      Volume 11 SLC 971.5 V2nb

      " Married: 4th inst., Trinity Church, Digby, Nova Scotia, by Rev. William Bullock, Charles Marter and Miss Sophia Amelia Cox, both of that place"

      June 1946 Newspaper


      New Brunswick Provincial National Archives, Canada

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 11 Number 732

      Date:May 16 1846
      County:Saint John
      Place:Saint John
      NewspaperNew Brunswick Courier

      The language of the text is the original used in the newspaper entry and as transcribed by Daniel F. Johnson. Records acquired by the Provincial Archives are not translated from the language in which they originat

      "m. Monday 4th inst., Trinity Church, Digby, N.S., by Rev. Wm. Ballock, Charles MARTER / Miss Sophia Amelia COX both of that place."
    Children 
     1. Frederick Burton King Marter,   b. 23 May 1847, Digby, Digby County, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1916, 961 Walnut St, Riverside, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     2. Charles William Marter,   b. 6 Jan 1849, Yarmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Feb 1915, Alameda Infirmary, San Leandro, Oakland, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years)
     3. Thomas Peter Marter,   b. 15 Nov 1850, Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jan 1894, Woburn, Middlesex, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 43 years)
     4. Isabella Eliza Marter,   b. 29 Jul 1852, Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Nov 1881, Halifax, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 29 years)
     5. Helen Sophia Marter,   b. 2 Mar 1855, Digby, Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Florence Cecelia Marter,   b. 12 Mar 1856, Digby, Digby , Nova Scotia, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Apr 1861  (Age 5 years)
    Last Modified 18 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F002  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • IGI Individual Record for Charles MARTER reads:
      Birth: abt. 1816 at Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada (Contradicts other information which gives place of birth as England)
      Marriage: 04 May 1846 at Digby, Nova Scotia, Canada.
      Spouse: Sophia Amelia COX.
      Notes: Available on CD-ROM Disc #87, Pin #108063.
      Submitter: Carl LAYTON, Box 1708, Cardson, Alberta, Canada.
      Submission Search: 2053328-0421104090529.


      New Brunswick Provincial National Archives, Canada

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 10 Number 102

      Date:May 7 1842
      County:-
      Place:-
      NewspaperN/A

      The language of the text is the original used in the newspaper entry and as transcribed by Daniel F. Johnson. Records acquired by the Provincial Archives are not translated from the language in which they originat

      "We have requested to contradict the marriage of Charles MARTER to Miss COX at Miramichi (North. Co.) published in our paper a few weeks since - the announcement forwarded to us being a hoax." (see 64)



      “At Digby, I found ‘Accounting against Estate of T. P. Marter (1773-1857) given to Walker J. B. Marter by Sophia Cox Marter Adams as guardian of the children of her and C. W. Marter.’ Each child was sent to Boarding School in Fredericton.”

      Beverly Martorano 05-Mar-1988



      Brunswick Provincial Archives:
      Hutchinson Directories 1867-1868

      Marter, Charles W.59 Brussells, Saint John, Saint John - Druggist
      Marter, Frederick B.K.59 Brussells, Saint John, Saint John - Druggist
      Marter, ThomasSt. Patrick Cor Union, Saint John, Saint John -
      Chief Engineer Fire Dept.
      Marter, W. J. B.Sydney, Saint John, Saint John - Custom House Locker



      1869-1870 McALPINES ST. JOHN CITY DIRECTORY

      MARTER, Chas. W. dentist50 ½ King h 59 Brussels
      " F. B. druggist51 ½ King h 59 Brussels
      " Thos F dental studentboards 59 Brussels
      [SLC Film 856110]



      1871-1872 McALPINE's St. JOHN CITY DIRECTORY

      MARTER C. W. dentist, 65 King, h do [Leinster]
      MARTER F. B. druggist, 81 King, h 65 do (See adv. opp.)
      MARTER T. M. chief of fire department, h 5 St Patrick
      Marter W. J. B. customs locker, h 21 Sydney



      New Brunswick Provincial Archives, Canada:

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 33 Number 878

      Date:February 22 1873
      County:Saint John
      Place:Saint John
      Newspaper:The Daily Telegraph

      The language of the text is the original used in the newspaper entry and as transcribed by Daniel F. Johnson. Records acquired by the Provincial Archives are not translated from the language in which they originat

      "A brother-in-law of Dr. C.W. MARTER, dentist, St. Stephen (Charlotte Co.) who was supposed to have been drowned in a cyclone in the Indian Ocean 18 years ago, has just turned up, and been restored to his friends who have mourned him these 18 years. -'Courier' "



      CASES DETERMINED BY THE SUPREME COURT OF NOVA SCOTIA DURING THE TERM DECEMBER 1883, TO APRIL 1884

      MARTER v PRYOR

      Before McDonald, C. J. and McDonald, Smith, and Rigby, J J.

      (Decided December 15th, 1883.)

      Vagrancy Act. - Fine and imprisonment in alternative.

      Plaintiff was charged before the Stipendiary Magistrate for the City of Halifax with
      lewd conduct and keeping a rooom for prostitution, and was fined $50, and, in the event of non-paymnet, ordered to be imprisioned two months. There was evidence that the magistrate ordered him into custody, where he remained till the fine was paid, but this was not put to the jury.

      Held, by McDonald, C. J., and McDonald, J., that the magistrate was not liable to an action for false imprisonment.

      By Rigby and Smith, J J., that the conviction in the alternative was bad, and the imprisonment thereunder unlawful.

      Source:
      http://www.archive.org/stream/casesarguedandd00russgoog#page/n510/mode/1up



      “MARRIED: Tuesday evening,12th inst., St. Marys Chapel of Ease,
      Chatham (North. Co.) by Rev. Samuel Bacon, Charles Marter of Chatham,
      formerly of St. John, and Eliza Ann, youngest daughter of John S. Cox of
      Fredericton (York Co.)"

      “We have been requested to contradict the marriage of Charles Marter
      to Miss Cox at Miramichi (North. Co.) published in our paper a few weeks ago,
      the announcement forwarded to us being a hoax.”

      New Brunswick Vital Statistics, Vol. 10, SLC971.5 V2nb


      After her first husband died, Sophia Amelia Cox married second, Adams,
      date unknown.



      BOSTON DIRECTORY:
      ADAMS, SOPHIA MRS. h 103 STANFORD
      SLC film 1376579

      DEATHS 1891-95, MASSACHUSETTS
      VOL 419, P.341 (SLC FILM954405)
      Adams, Sophia, in Somerville, 1891



      To the honorable William B. Kinnear, Surrogate Judge of Probate Court the
      City and County of Saint John:

      The petition of Frederick Burton King Marter of the Parish of Digby in the
      County of Digby and Province of Nova Scotia, Charles William Marter of the
      same place, Thomas Peter Marter of the same place, Isabella Eliza Marter of the
      same place, Helen Sophia Marter of the same place and Florence Cecilia Marter
      of the same place, infants, humbly sheweth:

      1 - That your petitioners are all infants within the age of twenty-one years
      and children of the late Charles Marter.

      2 - That your petitioner Frederick Burton King Marter was born on or about
      the twenty-third day of May, A. D. 1847.
      That your petitioner Charles William Marter was born on or about the
      sixth day of January A. D. 1849.
      That your petitioner Thomas Peter Marter was born on or about the
      fifteenth day of November A. D. 1850.
      That your petitioner Isabella Eliza Marter was born on or about the
      twenty-ninth day of July A. D. 1852.
      That your petitioner Florence Cecilia Marter was born on or about the
      twelfth day of March A. D. 1856.
      That your petitioner Helen Sophia Marter was born on or about the
      second day of March A. D. 1855.

      3 - That your petitioners’ father, Charles Marter, departed this life at Digby
      aforesaid on the fourteenth day of January in the year of our Lord one thousand
      eight hundred and fifty-nine without having made any will leaving your petitioners
      his _____ within the province of New Brunswick them as above stated the whole
      of which does not exceed in value the sum of five hundred pounds.

      4 - That by the Last Will and Testament of Thomas Peter Marter, your
      petitioners paternal grandfather, he did will and bequeath to the said Charles
      Marter, you petitioners father, a certain house and land in Brussels street in the
      City of Saint John which lot has a front of twenty-five feet on the West side of
      Brussels street and extends back one hundred feet more or less, and was by the
      said Will made subject to a payment of fifty pounds to Walker John Brunswick
      Marter, and which house and land does not exceed in value the sum of two
      hundred pounds.

      5 - That by the said Will, there was also devised to your petitioners’ father,
      the sum of one hundred pounds and the said Thomas P. Marter did will and
      direct as follows:

      “And as to all the rest residue and remainder of my real and personal
      property whatsoever and wheresoever situate, I give, devise and bequeath the
      same to my sons, Peter Marter, Charles Marter, Thomas Marter, Walker John
      Brunswick Marter, and to my daughter, Elizabeth Jane Duff, to be equally divided
      between them share and share alike.”
      That there was no residuary estate whatever of the said Thomas Peter
      Marter.

      6 - That your petitioners have a lot of land situate on the North Road in the
      City of St. John which is worth about one hundred pounds.

      7 - That your petitioners’ Mother, Sophia A. Marter, administered in the
      estate of their late father in the surrogate court of the City and County of St.
      John.

      8 - That your petitioners have no other property of any nature or kind within
      the province of New Brunswick than as above stated the whole of which does not
      exceed in value the sum of four hundred pounds.

      Your petitioners therefore pray that their said mother may be appointed
      guardian of their personal estate.

      /s/ F. B. K. Marter/s/ W. C. Marter/s/ T. P. Marter
      /s/ H. S. Marter/s/ I. E. Marter/s/ F. C. M. Marter


      New Brunswick Provincial National Archives, Canada

      Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 17 Number 1972

      Date:January 15 1859
      County:Saint John
      Place:Saint John
      Newspaper:New Brunswick Courier

      The language of the text is the original used in the newspaper entry and as transcribed by Daniel F. Johnson. Records acquired by the Provincial Archives are not translated from the language in which they originat

      "d. Digby, N.S., yesterday morn., Charles MARTER, Esq., age 45."