Margaret Jane Blake

#42596, b. September 1843

Individual's Timeline

Birth RegSeptember 1843Margaret Jane Blake1
Marriage11 December 1864Margaret Jane Blake2
Death RegJune 1890James Curtis3

Primary events

  • Birth Reg: Margaret's birth was registered in the quarter ended in September 1843 in the Great Yarmouth registration district. As Margaret Jane.1
  • Marriage: She married James Curtis, son of Noah Curtis, on Sunday, 11 December 1864 in St Nicholas' Church, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, when they were 21 years ~&~ 21 years and 3 months old.2
  • (Widow) Death Reg: By the death of James Curtis, Margaret Jane became a widow in the quarter ended June 1890. She was 46 years and 9 months at the time; aged 47.3

Secondary circumstances

  • Name Variation: She was also known as Jane Blake.
  • Occupation: Margaret was a dressmaker and a Fowl Dresser after she was widowed. Followed by a stint working in the silk factory as a weaver.
  • Residence: In 1864 Margaret Jane lived in Franks Building's Yard, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Curtis.2

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May have died as Jane aged 61 in Yarmouth Mar qtr 1908.

Children of Margaret Jane Blake and James Curtis


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Blake      Margaret Jane            Yarmouth      13     337.
  2. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St. Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     16
    MarriageDate     11 Dec 1864
    GroomForename     James
    GroomSurname     CURTIS
    GroomAge     21
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Labourer
    GroomAbode     Rainbow Corner
    BrideForename     Margaret Jane
    BrideSurname     BLAKE
    BrideAge     20
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Franks Build Yd.
    GroomFatherForename     Noah
    GroomFatherSurname     CURTIS
    GroomFatherOccupation     Labourer
    BrideFatherForename     Robert
    BrideFatherSurname     BLAKE
    BrideFatherOccupation     Fisherman
    WitnessOneForename     James
    WitnessOneSurname     GODDARD
    WitnessTwoForename     Maria
    WitnessTwoSurname     GODDARD
    FileNumber     19999.
  3. Find my past web sites, online or, Civil Registration event: Death
    Name:      CURTIS, James
    Registration district:      Yarmouth
    County:      Norfolk
    Year of registration:      1890
    Quarter of registration:      Apr-May-Jun
    Age at death:      47
    Volume no:      4B
    Page no:      13.