Martha Wade

#62404, b. 1879

Individual's Timeline

Birth1879Martha Wade
Marr RegSeptember 1901Martha Wade1
Death1 March 1919William Postle
Marr RegDecember 1923Martha Wade2

Primary events

  • Birth: Martha Wade was born in 1879 in Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Martha and William Postle was registered in the quarter ended September 1901 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.1
  • (Widow) Death: In 1919, at the age of 40 years, Martha was left a widow by the death of William Postle; found drowned. Usually lived in Row 136, and had been out of work since loosing an eye in a fight. He was not seen after 11th Jan, but not reported missing for 2 weeks. Inquest was accidently drowned.
  • Marr Reg: The marriage of Martha and Arthur T Castle was registered in the quarter ended December 1923 in the Great Yarmouth registration district.2

Secondary circumstances

  • Married Name: Her married name was Postle.
  • Married Name: Her married name was Castle.2

Census details

  • In the census taken on the night of 2nd April 1911, Martha was the wife of the head of the household, William Postle. The address was Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England. Staying with Stanley Harry BLYTHE and his large family. Married for 9 years with no children numbered, but there were 2 children actually with them. Their children Henry and William were living with them.

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Research Notes

  • Research note 01: May have married CASTLE in Yarmouth 1923, in which case she died in Acle 1966.

Children of Martha Wade and William Postle

Family of Martha Wade and Arthur T Castle


  1. Find my past web sites, online or, First name(s)      WILLIAM
    Last name      POSTLE
    Marriage quarter      3
    Marriage year      1901
    Registration month      -
    MarriageFinder™      WILLIAM POSTLE married one of these people
    Spouse's last name      -
    District      YARMOUTH
    District number      -
    County      Norfolk
    Country      England
    Volume      4B
    Page      39
    Record set      England & Wales marriages 1837-2008
    Category      Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
    Record collection      Marriages & divorces
    Collections from      Great Britain.
  2. Trove Digitised Newspapers, Castle      Arthur T      Postle      Yarmouth      4b     86     
    Postle      Martha      Castle      Yarmouth      4b     86.