Martha Postle1

#19895, b. 16 December 1842, d. December 1914

Individual's Timeline

Birth1842Martha Postle2
Christening16 December 1842Martha Postle
Death of Father18 September 1854William Postle3
Marriage19 November 1864Martha Postle1,4,5,3
Marriage1 December 1867William Postle6
Marriage of Daughter23 August 1886Martha King7,8
Marriage of Daughter7 January 1890Mary Ann King9,10
Marriage of DaughterDecember 1897Alice Caroline King11
Marriage of Son25 April 1899William George King3,12
Death of Mother25 March 1900Mary Ann Postle13
Death20 July 1913William Teasdale King
Death31 October 1914Martha Postle
Death RegDecember 1914Martha Postle4

Primary events

Secondary circumstances

Census details

Research Notes

  • Research note 01: In 1891, there was a James Postle aged 68 living in the same building with the same trade as William - shipwright.

Children of Martha Postle and William Teasdale King


  1. Letter, Jean Eastoe to Shirley Elrick, 11/4/1999.
  2. International Genealogical Index (IGI), Name:     Martha Parcell
    Event Type:     Christening
    Event Date:     16 Dec 1842
    Event Place:     Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
    Gender:     Female
    Marital Status:     
    Birth Year (Estimated):     
    Father's Name:     William Parcell
    Mother's Name:     Mary
    Spouse's Name:     
    Spouse's Marital Status:     
    Spouse's Birth Year (Estimated):     
    Spouse's Father's Name:     
    Spouse's Mother's Name:     
    GS Film Number:     1526628
    Digital Folder Number:     004044340
    Image Number:     1495

    Citing this Record:
    "England, Norfolk Bishop's Transcripts, 1685-1941," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 24 April 2015), Martha Parcell, 16 Dec 1842; citing Christening, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England, Record Office, Central Library, Norwich; FHL microfilm 1,526,628.
  3. Copies of original certificates and docs.
  4. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online
  5. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD.
  6. Free parish registers, online,      Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     439
    MarriageDate     01 Dec 1867
    GroomForename     William
    GroomSurname     Purcell
    GroomAge     23
    GroomParish     Yarmouth
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Labourer
    GroomAbode     Market Road
    BrideForename     Eleanor
    BrideSurname     Blyth
    BrideAge     23
    BrideParish     Yarmouth
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     Market Road
    GroomFatherForename     William
    GroomFatherSurname     Purcell
    GroomFatherOccupation     Labourer
    BrideFatherForename     Thomas
    BrideFatherSurname     Blyth
    BrideFatherOccupation     Shoemaker
    WitnessOneForename     William
    WitnessOneSurname     King
    WitnessTwoForename     Martha
    WitnessTwoSurname     King
    Notes     Banns
    FileNumber     12165.
  7. Certificate or Original Parish Reg Entry, Extract from original records, downloaded.
  8. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, Name:      Martha King
    Gender:      Female
    Birth Date:      abt 1865
    Age:      21
    Father's Name:      William King
    Spouse's name:      Fred Adams
    Spouse's Age:      29
    Spouse's Father's Name:      Fred Adams
    Marriage Date:      23 Aug 1886
    Marriage Place:      Yarmouth, Norfolk, England.
  9. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, Source:     FHL Film 1526459.
  10. Free parish registers, online, Norfolk
    Place     Great Yarmouth
    Church     St Nicholas
    RegisterNumber     193
    MarriageDate     07 Jan 1890
    GroomForename     Charles Henry
    GroomSurname     ALGERS
    GroomAge     24
    GroomCondition     Bachelor
    GroomOccupation     Gas Fitter
    GroomAbode     Row
    BrideForename     Mary Ann
    BrideSurname     KING
    BrideAge     21
    BrideCondition     Spinster
    BrideAbode     S market Rd
    GroomFatherForename     Charles Edward
    GroomFatherSurname     ALGERS
    GroomFatherOccupation     Labourer
    BrideFatherForename     William
    BrideFatherSurname     KING
    BrideFatherOccupation     Labourer
    WitnessOneForename     Edward John
    WitnessOneSurname     SUPSON
    WitnessTwoForename     Martha
    WitnessTwoSurname     ADAMS
    FileNumber     27115.
  11. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, WELLS      Albert Edward            Yarmouth      4b     70.
  12. BDM, British Isles Vital Record CD, KING, William     Age:     28 years     Marriage
         Wife:     Ada Louisa BOYCE     Age:     22 years
         Marriage Date:     25 Apr 1899     Recorded in:     St. Nicholas, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk, England
         Husband's Father:     William KING
         Wife's Father:     James BOYCE
    Source:     FHL Number 1526459     Dates:     1886-1899.
  13. Free UK BDM index from 1837, online, page 4b/28.
  14. Norfolk Trans Archive, online, year only recorded. Named as Laren.
  15. Research opportunities unknown file number.