Edith Mary Marsh

(1877-1955)
FatherJames George Marsh (c 1848-1903)
MotherEmma Hogbin (1847-1934)
Edith Mary Marsh
(1877–1955)
(Src: Helen Jeffries)
Edith Mary Marsh, daughter of James George Marsh and Emma Hogbin, was born in Broadstairs, KentG, on 6 July 1877.1,2,3 She died aged 78 in 21 Vale Square, Ramsgate, KentG, on 17 December 1955.4,5 She was unmarried.
     In 1891 Edith 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 Edith Mary Marsh, a scholar, aged 13 and born in Broadstairs.6
     In 1901 Edith was living at 7 Lordship Lane, Camberwell, LondonG, in the household of her parents James and Emma, and was recorded in the census as Edith M Marsh, a post office clerk, single, aged 23 and born in Broadstairs.7
     In 1911 Edith was living at Waverley, Victoria Rd, Chalk Hole, Margate, KentG, and was recorded in the census as Edith Mary Marsh, single, aged 33 and born in Broadstairs. She was a visitor, with her widowed mother Emma in the household of Edith's sister Emmie and brother-in-law John Sisley.8
     Edith left a will which was proved in LondonG on 13 February 1956 by Ruth Barbara Springett. Edith's last address was Tremont, Beresford Gardens, Hadleigh, Essex. Her estate was valued at £2,894.5
ChartsDescendants of Phoebe Sackett and John Hogbin
ReferenceQ.3

 Notes & Citations

  1. Census.
  2. GRO Indexes to Births, 1837 to date, "Sep qtr 1877. Marsh, Edith Mary. Mother: Hogbin. Thanet. 2a:841."
  3. Helen Jeffries, "Jeffries Family Tree", Ancestry.com.
  4. Website England & Wales Death Index, 1916–2005 (GRO Civil Registration Index) (Ancestry.com) (http://search.ancestry.co.uk/), "Dec qtr 1955. Marsh, Edith M, 78. Thanet. 5b:793."
  5. "England & Wales National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills & Administrations) 1858–1966", digital image, Ancestry.com, "Marsh Edith Mary of Tremont Beresford gardens Hadleigh Essex spinster died 17 December 1955 at 21 Vale-square Ramsgate Probate London 13 February [1956] to Ruth Barbara Springett spinster. Effects £2894 11s. 5d."
  6. 1891 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 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.
  7. 1901 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, RG13, piece 498, folio 128, p. 47
    7 Lordship Lane, Camberwell, London
    James G Marsh, head, married, 52, sea bathing establishment, employer, b. Kent, St Stephens
    Emma Marsh, wife, 53, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Arthur J Marsh, son, single, 26, grocer's assistant, worker, b. Kent, Ramsgate
    Edith M Marsh, dau, single, 23, clerk, sub post office, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Kate F Marsh, dau, single, 22, telegraphist GPO civil service, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Oliver W Marsh, son, single, 19, carpenter, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Hector C Marsh, son, single, 18, clerk mercantile, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Nora A M Marsh, dau, 17, telegraph learner GPO civil service, worker, b. Kent, Broadstairs
    Donald A S Marsh, son, 15, scholar, b. Kent, Broadstairs.
  8. 1911 England census, digital image from National Archives microfilm, Ancestry.com, 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.
Last Edited13 November 2016