Macdonald Dictionary Record: Mrs Martha King

George Ranald Macdonald
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One record, handwritten in ink on rectangular card, with biographical information for Mrs Martha King. Written by George Ranald Macdonald for the Macdonald Dictionary of Canterbury Biography project, 1952-1964.
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Marks/Inscriptions: L. 156 King, Mrs Martha (1815-84) came out in the Cressy in '50 with her 3 daus. Frances, 16; Jane, 13 ; Sarah Ame, 11; and Charles C. 9. She was the widow of J.B. King who had been nes hunts man of the pack kept by Earl spencer at Har eston his seat in NorthLands. She opened refreshment + coffee rooms at 4 esplanade , Lylt. dau Frances marr. 27.2.55 John Scott Caverhill Mary June 180.7.5 2 Edward Merson Templer. Sarah Ann Walter Geo Shrimpton who d. 5.8.62 she marr (2) in '71 Robert Aherne. Martha King suffered fum a same cough see Chas.G. sep ate card. which was marr able and from which She died at Harle ton, Leith field 29.4.8 ag pass. list. Canty Mus. LT. 8.3.51 : 30.4.84 :; Type of mark: Machine translation/Transcription; Notes: Machine translation by Mark Fryer




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