Martha BECK

She married Richard FUNNELL, son of Edward FUNNEL and Ann BELL, in Hunworth, Norfolk, on 26 December 1766.1

Family

Richard FUNNELL (1726 - 1813)
Children
ChartsMacdonald pedigree

Citations

  1. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, Norfolk Record Office, Ref. PD 505/4, p2 (Banns on 7 Dec) and p4 (Marriage).
  2. [S345] Email - A Cox, email to D Ferguson, 30 Apr 2003.

Eileen Lucy Frances Sarah BECKETT1,2

(c 1899 - 1957)
Eileen Lucy Frances Sarah BECKETT was born circa 1899.

She married Alexander McKECHIE, son of Samuel John McKECHIE and Maggie MacPHERSON, in New Zealand in 1948.2

Eileen died on 29 January 1957 in Christchurch, Canterbury.1,3 Her ashes were interred at Christchurch, Canterbury.3
Plaque - Eileen L F S MCKECHIE (nee BECKETT)(c1899-1957) , Woodlawn Gardens, Christchurch

Family

Alexander McKECHIE (1917 - 1978)

Citations

  1. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1957/20772, aged 58.
  2. [S443] CD - NZ Marriages, CD - NZ Marriages 1836-1956 V2, Marriage, 1948, folio 07070.
  3. [S1049] Cemetery Marker - , Woodlawn Memorial Garden, Christchurch, NZ.

William BECKWITH1

(c 1716 - )
William BECKWITH was born circa 1716 in England.1

A contract for the marriage of William and Ruth REEVE was published on 3 February 1741 in Bocking, Essex.2

Family

Ruth REEVE (c 1716 - 1767)

Citations

  1. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921, DW/MP/018/014.
  2. [S581] London Metropolitan Archives, at http://www.ancestry.co.uk, London and Surrey, England, Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1597-1921, DW/MP/018/014.

Mary Davis Eliza BEDGGOOD1

(1864 - 1922)
Mary Davis Eliza BEDGGOOD was born in 1864 in New Zealand.2,1,3

She married Henry Wyatt Watling CLARKE, son of Hopkins T. CLARKE and Elizabeth KEMP, in New Zealand in 1888.2,1,4

Mary died on 9 January 1922 in Waimate North, Northland.2,1,5 She was buried on 11 January 1922.1

Family

Henry Wyatt Watling CLARKE (1863 - 1893)
Children
ChartsStephen Blomfield (c1750?-1809) descendancy

Citations

  1. [S312] Electronic Files - A Robinson, and subsequent correspondence.
  2. [S265] Book - Edgar T. Jones, George & Martha Clarke Family Tree, p33.
  3. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Birth Reg. No. 1864/371, daughter of James Alfred and Margaretta Eleanora Marella DAVIS.
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Marriage Reg. No. 1888/1033.
  5. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 1922/685.

Cyril Raymond BEECROFT1

(1920 - 2002)
Cyril Raymond BEECROFT was born on 16 July 1920.2

He married Doreen McKECHIE, daughter of David Niven McKECHIE and Rubina Hinton TILY, in New Zealand.1

Cyril died on 17 January 2002 at Ross Home, 360 Nth Road in Dunedin, Otago, at age 81.3,4 He was cremated on 21 January 2002 at the Dunedin Crematorium, Anderson's Bay.3 His ashes were buried on 22 January 2002 at Green Park Cemetery.5

Family

Doreen McKECHIE (1921 - 2007)

Citations

  1. [S730] New Zealand Electoral Rolls 1853-1981, at http://www.ancestry.com.au
  2. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2002/2260 gives this birthdate.
  3. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…
  4. [S542] Index - New Zealand BDMs online, at http://www.bdmhistoricalrecords.dia.govt.nz/, Death Reg. No. 2002/2260.
  5. [S420] Dunedin City Cemeteries database, at http://www.dunedin.govt.nz/facilities/cemeteries/…, Green Park Cemetery, Block 1A, plot 211.

Ann BELL1,2

She married Edward FUNNEL in Thornage, Norfolk, on 13 October 1720.1,2

Family

Edward FUNNEL
Child
ChartsMacdonald pedigree

Citations

  1. [S871] FamilySearch, at https://familysearch.org/, England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, FHL film 1657227, batch 107523-1, item 1, p23; parents E FUNNELL and Ann.
  2. [S530] Find My Past website, at https://www.findmypast.com, Norfolk Record Office, Ref. PD 507/1, p29.

Hugh Gourlay Muir BELL1

(c 1880 - 1911)
Hugh Gourlay Muir BELL was born circa 1880. (Birth date based on age at marriage).

He married Margaret FOWLER, daughter of James FOWLER and Isabella McKENZIE, at 606 Alexandra Parade in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, on 12 July 1905.2,1

Hugh died on 10 April 1911 at Royal Infirmary, 35 Bluevale St in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, of tubercular peritonitis (3 mths) and acute pulmonary phthisis (6 days). The informant was his sister Agnes.3

Family

Margaret FOWLER (1877 - 1932)

Citations

  1. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/03 0355.
  2. [S917] GRO Scotland, marriage record, District of Blythswood, Statutory Marriages, GRO 644/10 0523.
  3. [S918] GRO Scotland, death record, District of Dennistoun, Statutory Deaths, GRO 644/04 0504, aged 32.

James BELL1

(c 1829 - )
James BELL was born in Felton, Northumberland, circa 1829.2

James's marriage to Dorothy HENDERSON was registered between April 1850 and June 1850 in Tynemouth, Northumberland.3

He was listed in the 1861 census as Head of Family at 213 High Cross Row in Seghill, Northumberland, with his wife Dorothy; he was a coal miner. Their child Margaret was listed as living with them, along with their other children William (14), Eleanor (4), Hannah (1 mth) and a nephew, Gilbert HENDERSON (9).2

He signed the register at the wedding of Ralph PAUL to his daughter Margaret Henderson BELL at the Registry Office in North Shields, Tynemouth, Northumberland, on 20 February 1871.4,1

Family

Dorothy HENDERSON (c 1824 - )
Child

Citations

  1. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, District of Tynemouth, Northumberland, 1871, No. 98.
  2. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 14 RG9-3848 Folio 100 p26 GSU roll 543195.
  3. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Tynemouth, Vol 25, p461, 2Q1850.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Tynemouth, Vol 10b, p323, 1Q1871.

Margaret Henderson BELL1

(1851 - 1872)
Father*James BELL2 b. c 1829
Mother*Dorothy HENDERSON b. c 1824
Margaret's birth was registered between April 1851 and June 1851 in Tynemouth, Northumberland.1
She was listed in the 1861 census at 213 High Cross Row in Seghill, Northumberland, in the household of her parents, James BELL and Dorothy HENDERSON, with her siblings William Henderson (14), Eleanor (4), Hannah (1 mth) and a nephew, Gilbert HENDERSON (9). Even at the age of only 14, William was already working in the coal mines.3

She married Ralph PAUL, son of George PAUL and Mary STOBBS, at the Registry Office in North Shields, Tynemouth, Northumberland, on 20 February 1871. Both claimed to be aged 21 but their births indicate an age of 20, at best. Her father James BELL was a coal-miner, as was Ralph and his father George.4,2

She was listed in the 1871 census at Whitehead Houses in Seghill, Northumberland, with her husband Ralph; he was a miner.5

Margaret's death was registered between January 1872 and March 1872 in North Shields, Tynemouth, Northumberland.6

Family

Ralph PAUL (1850 - 1926)
ChartsPaul descendant chart

Citations

  1. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Birth: District of Tynemouth, Vol 25, p489, 2Q1851, mother's maiden name HENDERSON.
  2. [S915] GRO England & Wales, marriage record, District of Tynemouth, Northumberland, 1871, No. 98.
  3. [S340] Census - 7 Apr 1861, UK census, ED 14 RG9-3848 Folio 100 p26 GSU roll 543195.
  4. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Marriage: District of Tynemouth, Vol 10b, p323, 1Q1871.
  5. [S367] Census - 2 Apr 1871, UK census, ED 14 RG10-5131 Folio 30 p9 GSU roll 847400.
  6. [S190] Index - GRO and Office of National Statistics, England & Wales Civil Registration Qtrly Indexes, Death: District of Tynemouth Vol 10b, p152, aged 20.

Mary Amelia Janet BELL1


Citations

  1. [S928] BDM NSW Registry, marriage record, Reg. No. 15516/1922.