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Maria CRANCH

Maria CRANCH

Female Abt 1816 - 1892  (~ 76 years)    Has one ancestor but no descendants in this family tree.


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  • Name Maria CRANCH 
    Relationshipwith Teresa Ann GOATHAM
    Born Abt 1816  East Portlemouth, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • Birthplace given as Portlemouth, Devon in 1861, 1881, 1891?; Salcombe 1851, 1871 (censuses)
    Gender Female 
    Occupation Female servant 
    1841  Hoe Street, Plymouth, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • One of 3 servants to 80 year old Alexander Frazer ("navy, half pay")
    Occupation Milliner 
    1851  33, Cambridge Street, Plymouth, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Occupation Shopkeeper 
    1861  33, Ridgway, Plympton St. Mary, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    Died Sep Q 1892  Kingsbridge Reg Dist, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • GRO ref: Issell, Maria q3 1892 aged 75 Kingsbridge RD 5b 111
    Notes 
    • Already widowed, living with her sister Sarah, also a milliner, at 33 Cambridge St., Plymouth in 1851 (2 other households in the same house - including a Mary Widger (annuitant age 53 b Salcombe; - possibly mother-in-law or sister-in-law? Mary Widger had a 6 yr old niece, b Winchester, Eliza Steer, with her)

      The 1861 census was before Maria's 2nd marriage and she was living in Plympton wit 2 nieces: 10 year old Agnes Ann Joslin (b Halwell) and 5 year old Sarah L Colten (b Plymouth)
    Person ID I722  All
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2020 

    Father William CRANCH,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 2 children 
    Family ID F1106    |  Family Chart

    Family 1 James Richard WIDGER,   b. Abt 1812,   d. Jun Q 1850, Liverpool Reg Dist, Lancashire, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Married 27 Feb 1849  St. Andrew’s Church, Plymouth, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR (seen image)

      Both of full age, bach and sp, James Richard Widger a mariner, resident in Cambridge Street, Maria Cranch, no occupation, resident Kinterbury Street; fathers Richard Widger, a mariner and William Cranch, also a mariner.
      Both signed, witnesses (also both signed) William Peter Henry White and Hannah Wotton

      GRO ref: q1 1849 Plymouth RD 9 428
    Last Modified 17 May 2012 
    Family ID F544    |  Family Chart

    Family 2 William Pike ISSELL,   b. Abt 1822, Stokenham, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jan 1893, (probably), Stoke Fleming, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 71 years) 
    Married 1 Dec 1861  The Church of St. Mary Blessed Virgin, Plympton St. Mary, Devon, England See the place on a map and other information about it - if available (many more will be in time); also all individuals with events at this location 
    • From PR (seen image)
      Both of full age, bach and widow, William Pike Issell a cordwainer, resident in Stoke Fleming, Maria Widger a draper resident in Plympton St. Mary; fathers John Issell cordwainer and William Cranch mariner. Married by licence.
      Both signed, witnesses (who also both signed) were James Cranch and Annie Joslin

      GRO ref: Issell, William Pike to WIDGER, Maria q4 1861 Plympton RD 5b 360
    Family This couple had no children together 
    Last Modified 2 Oct 2020 
    Family ID F525    |  Family Chart

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