Horace MARTYR

Male 1884 - Abt 1939  (55 years)


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  • Name Horace MARTYR 
    Born 20 Jan 1884  Bassein, Burma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died Abt Mar 1939  Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3173  Effingham
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 

    Mother Peter Horace MARTYR,   b. Abt 1845, Burma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 3 Aug 1906, Hillride, Fleet, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Mother Amy BONIFACE,   b. Abt 1846, Chichester, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1913, Marylebone, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married 28 Sep 1878  The Parish Church of St Paul, Penge, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of Croydon, Surrey, England, JAS 1878, Volume 2a, Page 395.

      Certificate of Marriage, The Parish Church of St Paul, Penge, County of Surrey, England, Entry # 211. On the 26th September 1878 between:

      Peter Horace MARTYR, aged 33 years, a Bachelor, an Assistant Settlement Officer, Burmah, residing at 44 Palace Road, Upper Norwood, son of James Smith MARTYR, a Colonel in HM Indian Army, and:
      Amy BONIFACE, aged 32 years, a Spinster of no employment, residing at 30 Palace Square, Upper Norwood, daughter of John BONIFACE, a Gentleman (deceased).

      Marriage witnessed by Charles Campbell MARTYR and Louisa BONIFACE, and ceremony performed by Kenneth JONES, MA, Incumbent St Bride's, Stratford, Manchester, by Licence.
    Family ID F081  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lilian I PARKHURST 
    Married Abt Jun 1919  Newhaven, Sussex, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of Newhaven, Sussex, England, AMJ 1919, PARKHURST, Volume 2b, Page 580.
    Children 
     1. Peter John MARTYR,   b. 8 May 1920, Newhaven, Isle of Wight, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1983, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
    Last Modified 30 Dec 2016 
    Family ID F178  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • British Library
      India Office Family History Search:

      Name:Horace MARTYR
      Birth:20th January
      Years:1884
      Baptism:18th June
      Year:1884
      Location:Bassein, Burma (C of E)
      Parents:Peter Horace, extra Assistant Commissioner & Amy
      Reference:N/1/290 f.204
      Presidency:Bengal



      The 1891 Population Census of England shows John MARTYR, aged 9 years, born Norwood, Surrey, a Boarder at the Chippendale Lodge School, Bournemouth, Hampshire and his younger brother, Horace MARTYR, aged 7 years, a Boarder, born (British) Burmah.
      (RG12/903, Folio 102, Page 44, Schedule No 207 - Chippendale Lodge School, Keryanton Road, Bournemouth, Hampshire, England).


      The 1911 Population Census of England shows Horace MARTYR, aged 27 years, a Schoolmaster, born Burmah, residing at Wykeham Hall, Lee-on-the-Solent, Fareham, Hampshire.
      (RG14 PN5673 RG78 PN257 RD92 SD2 ED7 SN230, Line 32 - Wykeham Hall, Fareham, Lee-on-the-Solent, Fareham, Hampshire, England).



      The National Archives Documents OnLine:
      Description: Medal Card of MARTYR, Horace:

      Corps:Honorable Artillery Company & Royal Irish Rifles
      Regiment No:1602 & N/A
      Rank:Private & Captain
      Date:1914-1920
      Catalogue Reference:WO 372/13
      Department:Records Created or Inherited by the War Office, Armed Forces, Judge Advocate General
      Series:War Office: Service Medals & Award Rolls Index, First World War
      Piece:McGRATH D - MILL J
      Image Reference:156641/25400 & 156642/25400



      General Register Office, Register of Deaths, Registration District of Surrey North Eastern, England, JFM 1939, Aged 55 years, Volume 2a, Page 103.