Martha Cheeseman1

#7896, (19 December 1844-)
Father*James Cheeseman1 b. 14 Mar 1806, d. 4 Aug 1849
Mother*Rebecca Neal1 b. 1806, d. Oct 1883
Charts The Wansburys of Shoreham, Kent.
Birth*19 DEC 1844 Martha Cheeseman was born on 19 DEC 1844 at Peckham Rye, Surrey, EnglandG.2,3 
Baptism26 JAN 1845 She was baptized on 26 JAN 1845 at St Giles Church, Camberwell, Surrey, EnglandG.2 
(Witness) Residence30 MAR 1851 She lived with Rebecca Neal at 12 Victoria Place, Peckham, Surrey, EnglandG, together with James Cheeseman, Emma Cheeseman, Henry Cheeseman, Sarah Ann Cheeseman and Maria Cheeseman.4 
Marriage*9 SEP 1862 Martha Cheeseman married Robert William Smith on 9 SEP 1862 at St Giles' Church, Camberwell, Surrey, EnglandG, witnessed by Maria Cheeseman.5 
Residence*30 MAR 1881 Martha Cheeseman and Robert William Smith lived at 1 Nile Cottages, Deptford, Kent, EnglandG, together with Frederick William Smith, Louisa Ellen Smith and Phoebe Emma Smith.6 


Robert William Smith b. Sep 1840
Last Edited12 Mar 2020


  1. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, age & place.
  2. [S48] Parish Register, birth & bapt., Martha Cheeseman, parents James & Rebecca, St Giles, Camberwell. no 2212, p 277.
  3. [S17] BMD indices, birth, Camberwell, London, Jan-Mar 1845, vol 4 47.
  4. [S26] Extracted from the 1851 census, also Phoebe, age 1, granddau.
  5. [S48] Parish Register, marriage, Robert Smith, full age, father William, & Martha Cheeseman, minor, father James, St Giles, Camberwell, no 405, p 203.
  6. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census.
  7. [S21] Extracted from the 1881 census, age & place.
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