Elizabeth Martyn [1810 - 1892]

[1810 - 1892] MFFMM

Baptised: 22 July 1810, Whitstone, Parish Register

Father: William Martyn

Mother: Mary Goodman

Siblings:

  1.   Elizabeth Martyn [1810 - 1892]
  2. Mary Ann Martyn [1818 Pyworthy DEV - 3rd qtr 1890 Barnstaple RD] married 6 April 1848 Whitstone CON Henry Webb [1823 Whitstone CON - 3rd qtr 1884 Barnstaple RD]
    1. William Henry Webb [1st qtr 1849 Holsworthy RD - 28 March 1916] married 1st qtr Barnstaple RD Mary Joslin [1st qtr 1860 Barnstaple RD -]
      1. William H Webb [1st qtr 1882 Barnstaple RD -]
          23 Strathblaine Road, Battersea: RG13/455 f78 p30 {1901}
          10 Merridale Crescent, Wolverhampton: RG14/17029 sn369 {1911 [no children]}
      2. Arthur Webb [3rd qtr 1883 Barnstaple RD -]
      3. Lilian Mary Webb [3rd qtr 1885 Barnstaple RD -]
      4. Frank Webb [1st qtr 1889 Bicester RD -]
      5. Henry Webb [1st qtr 1891 Bicester RD -]
        Penhill, Fremlington DEV: RG11/2251 f87 p22 {1881}
        Whitelands Farm, Bicester Kings End OXF: RG12/1171 f121 p9 {1891}
        Abbey Farm, Eynsham OXF: RG13/1393 f11 p13 {1901}
        Burcote Farm, Abingdon: RG14/6473 sn189 {1911 [5 children, 4 surviving]}
    2. Mary Elizabeth Webb [2nd qtr 1850 Holsworthy RD - 2nd qtr 1876 Torrington RD] married 1st qtr Barnstaple RD John Ashton [1844 - 8 March 1907] ↓
      1. Edith Ellen Ashton [6 December 1872 Barnstaple RD - 13 March 1945] married 2nd qtr 1894 Williton RD Walter Edward Langdon [1st qtr 1853 Williton RD - 15 March 1939]
        1. Edward John Ashton Langdon [31 July 1894 Williton RD -]
            1 Lupus St, Westminster, London: RG101/629B sn238 {1939 [Edward John Langdon, single, barman in the household of Amos Cottee, licenced victualler. No closed entries]}
        2. Beatrice Mary Langdon [2nd qtr 1896 Williton RD -] married 4th qtr 1926 Williton RD John James
        3. William Ashton Langdon [29 April 1909 Williton - 4th qtr 1981 Taunton RD]
          Long Street, St Decumans SOM: RG13/2263 f17 p25 {1901}
          Long Street, Williton SOM: RG14/14138 sn113 {1911] [4 children, all surviving]
          4 Tower Hill, Tivvy House, Williton SOM: RG101/7097A sn5 {1939 [Edith and William Ashton Langdon. No closed entries]}
      2. Mary Jane Ashton [1st qtr 1873 Torrington RD - 2nd qtr 1935 Williton RD married 4th qtr 1903 Williton RD Sidney Haddon [3rd qtr 1873 Williton RD - 23 June 1921]
          Catwell Cottage, Williton: RG14/14135 sn38 {1911 [no children]}
      3. Louisa Lydia Ashton [2nd qtr 1874 Torrington RD - 4 May 1959] married 4th qtr 1902 Williton RD Percy Gimblett [4th qtr 1877 Williton RD - 6 March 1936]
        1. Lewis Gimblett [9 Sep 1907 Williton RD - 3 March 1963] married 3rd qtr 1939 Exmoor RD Barbara Date Brewer [26 August 1908 - February 2001 Taunton RD]
        2. Dennis Gimblett [10 January 1911 - 4th qtr 1986 West Somerset RD] married 3rd qtr 1937 Exmoor RD Winifred E B Hall
        3. Harold Gimblett [19 October 1914 - 30 March 1978 Poole RD] married 4th qtr 1938 Exmoor RD Marguerite Ada 'Rita' Burgess [22 April 1912 - 4th qtr 1982 Poole RD]
          1. Lawrence H Gimblett [1st qtr 1943 Taunton RD -] married 3rd qtr 1965 Wells RD Angela M Howell
            25 Eastwick Rd, Taunton SOM: RG101/7039C sn26 {1939 [Harold and Marguerite, no closed entries]}
          Blakes Farm, Bicknoller, Taunton SOM: RG14/14135 sn46 {1911 [2 children, both surviving]}
          Blakes Farm, Williton: RG101/7097B sn30 {1939 [Louisa (widowed, date of birth given as 19 Apr 1875, inconsistent with birth registration), Lewis, and Barbara. No closed entries]}
      4. Kate Ashton [1876 - 3rd qtr 1925 Wellington Somerset RD] married 3rd qtr 1912 Williton RD Albert E Gerrard
        Dunsbear, Merton DEV: RG11/2255 f49 p10 {1881}
        Egrement Hotel, Fore Street, St Decumans SOM: RG12/1865 f11 p15 {1891}
        Fore Street, St Decumans SOM: RG13/2263 f12 p15 {1901}
    3. Lydia Webb [3rd qtr 1852 Holsworthy RD - 1 January 1936] married 2nd qtr 1877 Torrington RD John Ashton ↑
      • John Ashton was the widower of Lydia's sister Mary Elizabeth, so the marriage was illegal.
        Dunsbear, Merton DEV: RG11/2255 f49 p10 {1881}
        The household included Ellen Ashton aged 8, Lorie Ashton aged 6 (presumably Louisa), and Katie Ashton aged 5, three childen from his first marriage. Mary Jane, the 2nd child, was not in the household.
        Williton SOM: RG12/1865 f11 p15 {1891} All 4 chldren are now in the household.
        Fore Street, Willington: RG13/2263 f12 p15 {1901}. All 4 children still in the household
        Tower Hill, Williton SOM: RG14/14139 sn6 {1911 [Lydia (widowed), Kate (stepdaughter), Henry James Webb (nephew), and Albert Edward Gerrard, a boarder. No mention of children to the marriage]}
    4. John Webb [2nd qtr 1854 Holsworthy RD -]
    5. Fanny Webb [2nd qtr 1855 Torrington RD - 1st qtr 1878 Barnstaple RD]
    6. Henry James Webb [2nd qtr 1857 Torrington RD -] married 14 September 1889 Barnstaple St Mary Magdalene, divorced 1900 Ellen Augusta Skinner [3rd qtr 1866 Barnstaple RD - 1st qtr 1943 Bristol RD as Ellen A Griffiths]
      1. Elsie Maud Webb [4th qtr 1890 Wellington RD -]
      2. Henry James 'Harry' Webb [2nd qtr 1895 Wellington RD -] (living with his aunt Lydia in 1911) ↑
      3. Dora Mary Webb [2nd qtr 1900 Wellington RD -]
      Henry James Webb married 27 July 1902 Westminster Emily Case [2nd qtr 1875 Williton RD -]
      1. May Webb [1908 Hammersmith -]
        Lion Hotel, High Street Wiveliscombe SOM: RG12/1869 f29 p2 {1891}, RG13/2267 f22 p2 {1901} [Henry James sr & Henry James jr]
        Long Street, St Decumans SOM: RG13/2263 f17 p25 {1901} [Elsie M, in the household of uncle John Ashton]
        95 Goldhawk Rd, Shepherds Bush: RG14/242 sn42 {1911 [1 child, surviving]}
        Tower Hill, Williton: RG14/14139 sn6 {1911 [Henry James jr, in the household of aunt Lydia Ashton]}
        25 West Street, Bristol: RG14/15013 sn54 {1911 [Dora Mary, in the household of step-father William Thomas Griffiths]}
    7. Albert Webb [4th qtr 1858 Torrington RD -]
      Bridgeworthy, East Bridgerule DEV: HO107/1896 f419 p8 {1851}
      Buckland Mill, Buckland Filleigh DEV: RG9/1500 f23 p4 {1861}
      Parsonage, Horwood DEV: RG10/2193 f38 p11 {1871}
      West Down DEV: RG11/2248 f75 p8 {1881}

5-generation pedigree

Married: Richard Webb 18 April 1833

Marriage Entry:

ChurchWhitstone
Date18 April 1833
NameRichard Webb
Ofthis parish
and NameElizabeth Martyn
Ofthis parish
Bybanns
WitnessesJohn Cobbledick, Michael Ouglot?

Children:

  1. William Martyn Webb
  2. Elizabeth Webb
  3. John Webb
  4. Henry Webb
  5. Mary Ann Webb
  6. Richard Webb

Died: 2 January 1892, Forkstone

Death Certificate:

Registration DistrictStratton
in the Sub-District ofWeek St Kary
in the County ofCornwall
When and where died2 January 1892, Forkstone Whitstone
Name and SurnameElizabeth Webb
Sexfemale
Age81 years
OccupationWidow of Richard Webb, a yeoman
Cause of deathOld Age, Bronchitis 4 days, certified
InformantRichard Webb, son, present at the Death, Forkstone Whitstone
When Registered3 March 1892

Address:

1841 - 1851 - 1861Forkstone, Whitstone
1871Parsonage, Horwood DEV
1881 - 1891Forkstone, Whitstone

The variation of her stated place of birth in the censuses, sometimes Whitstone CON and sometimes Pyworthy DEV, is curious. There is abundant evidence that these entries refer to the same person: such as her stated ages, and those of her son Richard and daughter Elizabeth.


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