Sidney Herbert Martyr

Male 1871 - 1931  (60 years)


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  • Name Sidney Herbert Martyr 
    Born 6 Mar 1871  2 Mounsted Square, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 20 Jun 1931  55 High Street, Thornton Heath, Croydon, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I3917  Chertsey
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 

    Father William Harry Martyr,   b. 22 Jul 1850, Byfleet, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 May 1904, Lewisham Union Infirmary, Lewisham, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Mother Maria Hannah Smith,   b. Between 20 and 29 Dec 1850, Francis Street, Deptford, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1899, Union Infirmary, Greenwich, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 187 years) 
    Married 12 Dec 1870  The Parish Church of All Saints, Blackheath, Kent, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of Lewisham, Kent, England, OND 1870, Volume 1d, Page 1072.

      Certificate of Marriage, The Parish Church of All Saints, Blackheath, County of Kent, England, Entry # 85. On the 12th December 1870 between:

      William Harry MARTYR, aged 20 years, a Bachelor, a Carpenter, of 6 Camden Square, Blackheath, son of John MARTYR, a Carpenter, and:
      Maria Hannah SMITH, aged 20 years, of no employment, residing at 1 Molesaith Street, Lewisham, daughter of Henry William SMITH, a Builder.

      Marriage witnessed by John Brown DUNLOP and Emma CORBETT, and ceremony performed by C R STEVENS, after Banns.
    Family ID F210  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Mary May Woodmansee,   b. Abt Jun 1873, Stanstead, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1953, Essex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 79 years) 
    Married 2 Jun 1895  Parish Church of St John's, Stratford, West Ham, Greater London, England, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Marriages, Registration District of West Ham, London [Essex], England, AMJ 1895, Volume 4a, Page 163.

      Certificate of Marriage, St John's Church, Parish of St John's, Shalford, County of West Ham [London, Essex], England, Entry # 167. On the 2nd June 1895 between:

      Sydney Herbert MARTYR, aged 24 years, a Bachelor, a Grocer, of 9 Blythe Vale, Catford, Kent, son of William Henry MARTYR, a Carpenter, and:
      Mary May WOODMANSEE, aged 22 years, a Spinster of no employment, daughter of Henry WOODMANSEE, a Warehouseman.

      Marriage witnessed by D REYNOLDS and H WOODMANSEE (Bride's father) and ceremony performed by Thomas STEVENS, Vicar, after Banns.
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F262  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • General Register Office, Register of Births, Registration District of Greenwich, Kent, England, AMJ 1871, Volume 1d, Page 759.

      Certificate of Birth, Birth in the Sub-district of Greenwich East, County of Kent, England, Entry # 36. On the 6th March 1871, at 2 Mounsted Square, Sidney Herbert MARTYR, a son to William Harry MARTYR, a Carpenter, and Maria Hannah MARTYR, formerly SMITH. Informant: W H MARTYR, Father of the same address, to Registrar, George KEENE, on the 3rd April 1871.



      The 1891 Population Census of England shows Sidney H MARTYR, an Assistant Grocer, born Lewisham, Kent, residing at High Road, Hanstead, the residence of Henry WAKEFIELD, a Grocer's Manager.
      (RG12/1352, Folio 55, Page 12, Schedule No 48 - High Road, Hanstead, West Ham, Romford, Kent, England).



      The 1901 Population census of England shows Sydney (sic) MARTYR, aged
      30 years, a Grocer's Manager, born Greenwich, Kent residing at West Gate, Peterborough together with his wife, Mary M MARTYR, aged 28 years, born Stanstead, Essex.
      (RG13 1461, Folio 131, Page 5, Schedule No 21 - 59 West Gate, Peterborough, Northamptonshire, England).



      General Register Office, Register of Deaths, Registration District of Croydon, Surrey, England, Aged 60 years, Volume 2a, Page 458.

      Certificate of Death, Registration District of Croydon, Death in the Sub-district of North Croydon, Surrey, England, Entry # 439. On the 20th June 1931 at 55 High Street, Thornton Heath, Sidney Herbert MARTYR, aged 60 years, a Grocer's Manager. Cause of death: 1a. Aneurism of Aorta b. Myocarditis with c. Aortic Regurgitation,
      No PM - Certified by R Berry TORGAN, LRCP. Informant: M M MARTYR, Widow of deceased, present at the death of the same address, to Registrar, E M CORNISH, on the 22nd June 1931.



      Will Finder:

      Calendar of All Grants of Probate & Letters of Administration made in the Probate Registries of the High Court of Justice in England together with Northern Irish Probates & Letters of Administration, Scotch Confirmations and Colonial Grants Resealed in England During the Year 1931 M. Volume 9, Page 250.

      MARTYR Sidney Herbert of 55 High-street, Thornton Heath, Surrey died 20 June 1931. Administration London 16 July 1931 to Mary May Martyr, widow.
      Effects: GBP 493 16s. 11d