John Martyr

Male 1778 - 1854  (75 years)


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  • Name John Martyr 
    Born 26 Nov 1778  Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 7 Jan 1854  Brox, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I4511  Chertsey
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 

    Father John Martyr,   b. Bef 10 Jan 1742, Pirbright, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 24 Mar 1815, Pirbright, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age < 73 years) 
    Mother Jane ?,   b. Abt 1745,   d. Bef 12 Jan 1809, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years) 
    Married Bef Jun 1777 
    Family ID F057  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ann Mary Chitty,   b. 22 Feb 1789, Woking, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Feb 1859, Ottershaw, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 14 May 1808  St Nicholas' Parish Church, Guildford, Surrey, England. Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • The West Surrey Family History Society - Guildford Collection CD-Rom, CD8:
      The Register of Marriages, St Nicholas Parish Church, Guildford, Surrey, England reads:
      Marriages 1561-1837,
      Page 123
      14 MayMARTYRJohn otp, b
      CHITTY Ann otp, sp
      Witnesses:William MEARSH and Mary PAYNE.


      The IGI Individual Record for John MARTYR reads:
      Marriages: 14th May 1808 at St Nicholas' Parish Church, Guildford, Surrey, England.
      Spouse: Ann CHITTY.
      Batch No: M109891, Dates: 1561-1876.
    Children 
     1. John Martyr,   b. Bef 19 Feb 1809, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1891, Chertsey Workhouse, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 82 years)
     2. William Martyr,   b. Bef 7 Sep 1810, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jan 1893, Ottershaw, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age > 82 years)
     3. James Martyr,   b. 24 May 1813, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1842, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 28 years)
     4. Mary Martyr,   b. 8 Jan 1815, Horsell, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location
     5. Sarah Martyr,   b. 3 Mar 1822, Woodhouse, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1859  (Age > 38 years)
     6. Martha Martyr,   b. 27 Nov 1830, Sparks Farm, Chertsey, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 3 Apr 1881  (Age > 51 years)
    Last Modified 12 Sep 2016 
    Family ID F336  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • West Surrey Family History Society, The Woking Collection CD-3:
      St Peter's Church, Woking Surrey, England
      Baptisms 1653-1840:
      "177820th December, John MARTER, son of John & Jane, born 26th November".



      The 1841 Population Census of England records John MARTER, aged 55 years, a Tile Manufacturer, born in county "Y" living at Brox, Chertsey, Surrey together with his wife, Ann MARTER, aged 50 years and their three children; John MARTER Jnr, aged 30 years, a Tile Manufacturer born in County "Y", James MARTER, aged 25 years, an Agricultural Labourer born in County "Y", and Martha MARTER, aged 11 years born in county "Y".
      (HO107/1074/8, Folio 53, Page 5 - Brox, Chertsey, Surrey, England).


      The 1851 Population Census of England shows John MARTYR, Head, aged 70 years, a Pauper (Shoemaker), born Woking, Surrey residing at Brox, Chertsey, Surrey together with his wife, Ann MARTYR, aged 60 Years, born Woking, Surrey and their son, John MARTYR, aged 42 years, an Agricultural Labourer, born Horsell, Surrey.
      (HO107/1593, Folio 280, Page 7 - Brox, Chertsey, Surrey, England).



      General Register Office, Register of Deaths, Registration District of Chertsey, Surrey, England, JFM 1854, Chertsey, Volume 2a, Page 13.

      Certificate of Death, Registration District of Chertsey, Death in the Sub-district of Chertsey, County of Surrey, England, Entry # 351. On the 7th January 1854 at Brox, Chertsey, John MARTYR, aged 73 years, a Cordwainer. Cause of death: Natural decay - Certified. Informant: "X" The mark of Elizabeth GRAY, Present at the death of Brox, Chertsey to Registrar, William Jackson LOVETT on the 7th January 1854.