CFHS code : HT146

Parish : Holy Trinity

Inscription : Sacred to the Memory of a beloved husband and father WILLIAM H MARTIN d Oct 15th 1934 aged 46

Monument : Kerb stones

Above information amended from Cambridge Family History Society Survey

Monument

Inscription

William Henry  Martin (22 March 1888 – 15 October 1934)

William was the eldest son of Henry James Martin (1860-1931) and Rebecca Mary (née Drage) (1861-1935) and grew up at 22 Mill Street (1891) and then 202 Mill road (1901). His father was a butcher and William also worked as a bucher assisting his father. He married Daisy Louisa Turley (1893-1976) in 1923 and they had two children: Ivy Edith (1926-2013) and William Henry (1929-2002). The family lived at 8 Warkworth Street and William died aged 46 years old at Papworth Hospital (presumably of T.B.). His funeral took place on 20 October 1934.

Sources:

Ancestry

Newspaper archives

Parish burial records transcribed by CFHS

by Claire Martinsen

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William Henry Martin