Martha Claxton

#32449, b. March 1851, d. 13 May 1882
  • Father: Matthias Claxton b. 1823
  • Mother: Elizabeth (?) b. 1818

Individual's Timeline

Birth1851Martha Claxton
Birth RegMarch 1851Martha Claxton1
Birth RegMarch 1851Martha Claxton1
Marriage11 November 1879Martha Claxton2,3
Marr RegDecember 1879Martha Claxton2
Death13 May 1882Martha Culling
Death RegJune 1882Martha Culling4

Primary events

  • Birth: Martha Claxton was born in 1851 in Tilney All Saints, Cambridgeshire, England.
  • Birth Reg: Martha's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1851 in the Wisbech registration district.1
  • Birth Reg: Martha's birth was registered in the quarter ended in March 1851 in the Wisbeach, Tilney All Saints registration district.1
  • Marriage: She married Arthur Culling, son of William Culling and Maria Newson, on Tuesday, 11 November 1879 in St Andrew, Eaton, Norwich, Norfolk, England, when they were 28 years and 8 months ~&~ 37 years, 7 months and 14 days old. The ceremony was witnessed by Daniel Culling.2,3
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Martha and Arthur Culling was registered in the quarter ended December 1879 in the Norwich registration district.2
  • Death: Martha died on 13 May 1882 in Norfolk, England, aged 31 (Aged 31 years and 2 months, worked back from recorded birth date).
  • Burial: She was buried on 15 May 1882 in St Andrew, Framingham Pigot, Norfolk, England.5
  • Death Reg: Martha's death was registered in the quarter ended in June 1882 in the Henstead registration district, aged 31. (Her age calculates to 31 years and 3 months).4

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Culling.

Census details

Children of Martha Claxton and Arthur Culling


  1. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, CLAXTON      Martha            Wisbeach      14     169.
  2. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online,      Arthur Culling
    Year of Registration:      1879
    Quarter of Registration:      Oct-Nov-Dec
    District:      Norwich
    County:      Norfolk
    Volume:      4b
    Page:      300.
  3. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Eaton
    Church     St Andrew
    RegisterNumber     176
    MarriageDate     11 Nov 1879
    GroomForename     Arthur
    GroomSurname     CULLING
    GroomAge     37
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Gardener
    BrideForename     Martha
    BrideSurname     CLAXTON
    BrideAge     28
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideOccupation     Blofield
    GroomFatherForename     William
    GroomFatherSurname     CULLING
    GroomFatherOccupation     Farmer
    BrideFatherForename     Mathias
    BrideFatherSurname     CLAXTON
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     Daniel
    WitnessOneSurname     CULLING
    WitnessTwoForename     Rosa
    WitnessTwoSurname     TUCK
    FileNumber     2550.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, Culling      Martha      31      Henstead      4b     126.
  5. Website National Archive of Memorial Inscriptions (