Martha Bettles1

#5918, (January 1871-13 October 1954)
Father*William Bettles2 b. Apr 1820, d. 4 Feb 1901
Mother*Mary Ann Joyce2 b. 1829, d. 15 Jul 1916
ChartsJohn Read Bettles' descendants
Birth*JAN 1871 Martha Bettles was born in JAN 1871 at Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England.1 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1871 She lived with William Bettles and Mary Ann Joyce at 2, The Building, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, together with William Bettles, Priscilla Bettles, Fanny Bettles, Thomas Bettles and Emma Bettles.3 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1881 Martha Bettles lived with William Bettles and Mary Ann Joyce at Pear Tree House, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, together with Priscilla Bettles, Thomas Bettles and Emma Bettles.4 
(Witness) Marriage9 SEP 1890 Martha Bettles witnessed the marriage of John Henry Brewer and Emma Bettles on 9 SEP 1890 at St Matthews Church, Chapel Allerton, Leeds, Yorkshire, England.5 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1891 Martha Bettles lived with William Bettles and Mary Ann Joyce at Alma Road, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, together with Priscilla Bettles and Thomas Bettles.6 
Employment*30 MAR 1891 Martha Bettles was employed as Cook/domestic servant.6 
Married Name2 MAR 1897 Her married name was Singleton.7 
Marriage*2 MAR 1897 She married William James Singleton on 2 MAR 1897 at All Saints, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, England, witnessed by Priscilla Bettles and Thomas Bettles.7 
Residence*30 MAR 1901 Martha Bettles and William James Singleton lived at Denmark Road, Poole, Dorset, England, together with William Bertie Singleton.8 
Residence2 APR 1911 Martha Bettles and William James Singleton lived at 39 Denmark Road, Poole, Dorset, England, together with William Bertie Singleton, Florence Mary Singleton, Edith Elsie Singleton and Annie May Singleton.9 
(Witness) Death20 MAR 1934 Martha Bettles witnessed the Death of William James Singleton on 20 MAR 1934 at Poole, Dorset.10,11 
Death*13 OCT 1954 Martha Bettles died on 13 OCT 1954 at Wimborne Minster, Dorset, England, aged 83.12 

Family

William James Singleton b. Dec 1856, d. 20 Mar 1934
Marriage*2 MAR 1897 She married William James Singleton on 2 MAR 1897 at Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, witnessed by Priscilla Bettles and Thomas Bettles.7 
Children
Last Edited10 Sep 2016

Citations

  1. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Peterborough, Northants., Jan-Mar 1871, vol 3b 249.
  2. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census, age & place of birth.
  3. [S45] Extracted from the 1871 census.
  4. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; John Henry Brewer, 24, father Joseph, & Emma Bettles, 22, father William, Chapel Allerton, Leeds, no 304, p 152.
  6. [S46] Extracted from the 1891 census.
  7. [S48] Parish Register, marriage; Martha Bettles, 29, father William, & William James Singleton, 39, widower, father George, All Saints, Peterborough, no 70. p 35.
  8. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, with son Charles G, 14, from 1st marriage.
  9. [S68] The 1911 census.
  10. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 77, Poole, Dorset, Mar 1934, vol 5a 341.
  11. [S82] Probate, England & Wales, date & place, probate to widow.
  12. [S78] England & Wales Death Index 1916-2005, death, age 83, Blandford, Dorset, Dec 1954, vol 6a 397.
  13. [S35] Extracted from the 1901 census, age 2.
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