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Births Jun Qtr 1847 ROBERTS Jane - Truro 9 305

Another one I can't find in GRO.

Marriages Mar 1890 Edmonton 3a 337
MARTYN William & ROBERTS Janie

Deaths Mar Qtr 1912 MARTYN Janie 64 Bodmin 5c 101

Something is not right.


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RG12 Piece 1816 Folio 33 Page 16
Civil Parish: Bodmin
Town: Bodmin
County: Cornwall
Registration District: Bodmin
Sub RD: Bodmin
ED: 4
No of Schedule: 93
Address: The Quinta
MARTYN William Head Mar 62 Retired Manufacturerer Living on his own means Ruan Lanihorne Cornwall
MARTYN Janie Wife Mar 43 Veryan Cornwall
THOMAS Elizabeth N Serv 17 General Serv Domestic Bodmin Cornwall
Piece: HO107/1909 Place: Probus -Cornwall ED: 1a
Civil Parish: Veryan Ecclesiastical Parish: -
Folio: 172 Page: 33 Schedule: 132
Address: Trethenal Farm
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
ROBERTS William Head M M 31 Farmer 200 Acres Empl 7 Labs Cornwall - Veryan
ROBERTS Jane Wife M F 30 Cornwall - Veryan
ROBERTS Jane Daugh S F 3 Cornwall - Veryan
ROBERTS Gertrude Daugh S F 3m Cornwall - Veryan
THOMPSON Harriet Servt S F 13 General Servant Cornwall - Veryan
GREET Nicholas Servt S M 13 General Servant Cornwall - Veryan
Piece: RG9/1557 Place: Truro -Cornwall ED: 11
Civil Parish: St. Clement Ecclesiastical Parish: -
Folio: 145 Page: 5 Schedule: 19
Address: Polwhele Farm
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
MARTYN Thomas Head M M 67 Farm 80 Acr Emp 2 Men Cornwall - St Columb
ROBERTS Jane Dau W F 41 Farmers Dau Cornwall - Ruanlanihorne
ROBERTS Janie Grndau - F 15 Farmers Granddaughter Cornwall - Veryan
ROBERTS William A Or H Grnson - M 8 Farmers Grandson Cornwall - Veryan
WILLIAMS Elizabeth P Or J Servnt - F 17 Dairy Maid Cornwall - Veryan
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1901 RG13/2201/F26/p23

Quinta, St Nicholas Street, Bodmin

William Martyn 72 Ruan Langhorne
Janie Martyn 53 Veryan Roseland

1911 RG14PN13691

Same address
William Martyn 82 Ruan Langhorne
Janie Martyn 63 Veryan

Married 21 years no children

I can find three births in Truro between 1846 and 1850 but not the one you have given

Jane Roberts Mar 1846 9 353 mmn Soloman
Jane Roberts Sep 1846 9 302 mmn Nankivel
Jane Stevens Roberts Dec 1849 9 301 mmn Stevens

So the marriage and the dath look to be right. It's the birth that is a problem.

Thanks Emeltee,

Births Jun 1847 ROBERT Jane Truro 9 305 ms MARTYN

Marriages Dec Qtr 1844 - Truro 9 353

I have not found the connection yet between Jane and William MARTYN.

HO107 Piece/Book 148/7 Folio 7 Page 9
Civil Parish: Ruan Lanihorne
Hundred: Powder (West Division)
County: Cornwall
Registration District: Truro
Sub-RD: St Just
ED: 5
Address: Gonitor
William Martyn 45 Timber and Coal Merchant Y
Elizabeth Martyn 40 Y
William 12 Y
Elizabeth 10 Y
Mary Ann 9 Y
John 7 Y
Thomas 4 Y
Martha 3 Y
Catherine 1 Y
William married his niece. William Roberts would be a nephew and then a brother-in-law.

RG11 Piece 1372 Folio 8 Page 9
Civil Parish: Finchley
County: Middlesex
Registration District: Barnet
ED: 5
No of Schedule: 39
Address: Roseland House Newcombe Rd
MARTIN William Head Widower 52 Wharehouseman Cornwall
MARTIN Thomas H Son Single 21 Wharehouseman London Middlesex
ROBERTS Jane Cousin Widow 58 [Housekeeper crossed out] Cornwall
Page 10
[ROBERTS?] William H ? Cousin Single 26 Coal Merchant 3 Men 3 Boys Cornwall
TURNER Ellen Servant Single 18 Servant (Dom) Hatfield

Now to show William senior and Thomas are brothers.

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1792 Launcells - John & Ann
1794 Maker - John & Ann

1794 Launcells - John & Ann
1798 Maker - John & Ann

Some would say that's enough proof. :biggrin:

Pob St Columb for Thomas and Yes in Cornwall for William.
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We are lucky. Both born in St Columb.

Piece: HO107/1909 Place: Probus -Cornwall ED: 2
Civil Parish: Ruan Lanihorne Ecclesiastical Parish: -
Folio: 224 Page: 14 Schedule: 45
Address: Gonitor
Surname First name(s) Rel Status *** Age Occupation Where Born Remarks
MARTYN William Head M M 53 Farmer Of 60 Acres Empl 2 Labs Cornwall - St. Columb Minor
MARTYN Elizabeth Wife M F 49 Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
MARTYN Mary A Daught U F 19 Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
MARTYN Thomas Son U M 14 Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
MARTYN Martha Daught U F 13 Scholar Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
MARTYN Harriett A Daught U F 9 Scholar Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
JULYAN Mary A Servt U F 24 House Servt Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne
PENROSE Samuel Visitr U M 29 Ag Lab Cornwall - Ruan Lanihorne

23 Dec 1793 St Columb Minor Thomas son of John and Elizabeth

22 Feb 1796 St Columb Minor William son of John and Elizabeth

In 1851 William gives his pob as St Columb and in 1861 Thomas does the same.

None of the baptisms in FS are in St Columb.

Thanks Emeltee.

The connection to my Furner family.

Wesleyan Church Goulburn
Thomas Hammond Martyn Bachelor England Draper 26 William Martyn Anne Hammond Warehouseman
Alice Elizabeth Furner Spinster N. S. Wales Storekeeper's Daughter 23 Owen Furner Elizabeth Annabella Storrier Storekeeper
June 16th 1886 By me George Martin
Both signed
Witnesses: Chas. W. Furner, Amy O. Furner

Thanks Emeltee.

Perhaps I should work out my relationship to John Martyn. :)

William 1796
William 1828
Thomas H 1860
Alice E's older brother 1861

It's a large tree.

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William Martyn
Gender Male
Christening Date 13 Jul 1828
Christening Place Paternoster Row Wesleyan Methodist Registry, London, England
Birth Date 01 Jul 1828
Birthplace Gonitor, Cornwall
Father's Name William Martyn
Mother's Name Elizabeth