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William MARTIN & Sarah ROSS


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Sarah Ellen Ross
BIRTH 1 July 1876 Ballybay, Monaghan, Ireland
DEATH 10 Jun 1920 Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland

William Martin
BIRTH 1872 Ireland
DEATH 28 Feb 1925 ?
I can't find Sarah's birth 1871 - 1876 anywhere in Ireland.

Can't be of full age if born 1876.

1895 Marriage solemnized at University Rd in the Parish of Belfast in the Co. of Antrim
No. 45 1st August 1895
William Martin - Full - Bach - Labourer - Belfast - Thomas Martin - Farmer
Sarah Ross - Full - Spinst - - - Belfast - Richard Ross - Station Master
Married in the Crescent Church ... by Licence by me J. McIlveen
Parties signed: Wm Martin, Sarah Ross Witnesses: Charles Chapman, Amelia Chapman
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Death 1920 MARTIN SARAH [other name not ROSS ?] 44 Govan 644/21 821

1925 MARTIN WILLIAM 54 Irvine 595/ 47
1925 MARTIN WILLIAM 52 Pollokshields 644/18 267
Trying to confirm the details in post #1 that came from some tree.

No idea where William Martin died. I could not find a birth in Ireland with father = Thomas.

No idea if Richard Ross was deceased in 1895. The only one I found in 1901 Irish census was a railway guard not a Station master.

I could not find a death in Ireland from 1864 to 1920 for a Richard with an occ that fitted.

The info in post #1 came from a tree the last time we looked at this family.

Which 1901?

There should be one good tree by an author in America - Joyce Hancock.
Thanks Geoff.

If it is the death in 1920 in Govan then other surname is not Ross.

It's not in the index under any other surname.

3x Sarah Martin born 1902 in Lanark.
This may help to narrow it down..

SS Death Index:
Sarah A. Wilson
Social Security Number: 528-40-8411
Birth Date: 26 Sep 1902
Issue Year: Before 1951
Issue State: Utah
Last Residence: 84720, Cedar City, Iron, Utah, USA
Death Date: May 1996

Thanks Geoff.

I've found the marriage of the railway guard. Don't know if Railway guard = Station master.

Date of Event 25 April 1863
Group Registration ID 3326794
SR District/Reg Area Ardee

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Residents of a house 18 in Railway Street (Armagh Town, Armagh)
Surname Forename Age *** Relation to head Religion Birthplace Occupation Literacy Irish Language Marital Status Specified Illnesses
Ross Richard 66 Male Head of Family Church of Ireland Co Down Railway Guard Read and write - Married -
Ross Ellen Darcy Russell 56 Female Wife Church of Ireland Co Louth - Read and write - Married -
Ross Mary Ann 34 Female Daughter Church of Ireland Co Armagh Teacher French Etc Read and write - Not Married -
Ross Thomas Alexander 28 Male Son Church of Ireland City of Armagh Coal Merchant's Clerk Read and write - Not Married -
Ross Ruth Eleanor 21 Female Daughter Church of Ireland City of Armagh Teacher Read and write - Not Married -
Ross Hannah Elizabeth 18 Female Daughter Church of Ireland City of Armagh Scholar Read and write - Not Married -
Ross Isabella Caroline 16 Female Daughter Church of Ireland City of Armagh Scholar Read and write - Not Married -

I can't find the birth of daughter Mary Ann.

Thomas Alexander b. 6 Feb 1873.

Sarah of full age in 1895 and age 28 in 1901 census. I still can't find her birth.
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