Emma "Emmie" Marsh

(1873-1955)
FatherJames George Marsh (c 1848-1903)
MotherEmma Hogbin (1847-1934)
Emma "Emmie" Marsh
(1873–1955)
(Src: Helen Jeffries)
Emma "Emmie" Marsh, daughter of James George Marsh and Emma Hogbin, was born in Ramsgate, KentG, on 5 October 1873.1,2,3 She died aged 81 on 20 September 1955.3 She married in LondonG, in April 1897, John Albert Sisley.3
     In 1891 Emma was living at 7 & 8 Clarendon Road, St Peter in Thanet, KentG, in the household of her parents James and Emma, and was recorded in the census as Emma Marsh, a pupil teacher, aged 17 and born in Ramsgate.4
     In 1911 Emma was living at Waverley, Victoria Rd, Chalk Hole, Margate, KentG, in the household of her husband John, 42, a schoolteacher, and was recorded in the census as Emmie Marsh Sisley, aged 37 and born in Ramsgate. Visiting the house were Emmie's sister Edith and their widowed mother Emma.5
     Emma and her brother Donald proved their mother Emma's will in LondonG on 17 May 1934. Her estate was valued at £807.6
ChartsDescendants of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin
ReferenceQ.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Jun qtr 1873. Marsh, Emma. Mother: Hogbin. Thanet. 2a:763."
  2. Census.
  3. Helen Jeffries, "Jeffries Family Tree", Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk).
  4. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG12, piece 733, folio 39, p. 6, GSU roll 6095843
    7 & 8 Clarendon Road, St Peter's, Kent
    James Geo Marsh, head, married, 42, bathing machine proprietor, employer, b. Kent, Canterbury
    Emma Marsh, wife, 43, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Emma Marsh, dau, 17, pupil teacher, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Edith Mary Marsh, dau, 13, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Kate Florence Marsh, dau, 12, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Oliver William Marsh, son, 9, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Hector Charles Marsh, son, 8, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Flora Alice Marsh, dau, 7, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Donald A S Marsh, son, 5, b. Kent, Broadstairs.
  5. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), RG14, piece 4484, schedule 83
    Waverley, Victoria Rd, Chalk Hole, nr Margate, Kent
    6 rooms
    John Albert Sisley, head, 42, married, elementary school teacher, Margate Education Com, b. Margate
    Emmie Marsh Sisley, wife, 37, m. 13y, no ch, b. Ramsgate
    Emma Marsh, visitor, 60, widow, bathing machine proprietor, employer, b. Ramsgate
    Edith Mary Marsh, visitor, 33, single, b. Bradstairs.
  6. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry (http://search.ancestry.co.uk), "Marsh Emma of Jamesville Crow Hill Broadstairs Kent widow died 10 January 1934 Probate London 17 May to Donald Alfred Sackett Marsh gas works superintendent and Emma Sisley (wife of John Albert Sisley). Effects £807 14s. 2d."
Last Edited13 November 2016