Martyn Family History

Scott H. Martyn
1340 N. Astor St., Unit 2407
Chicago, IL  60610
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Robert DAVEY [672]
(1810-1873)
Mary Ann JOHNS [673]
(1814-1895)
James CORY [664]
(1815-1896)
Catharine GRIGG [668]
(1819-1839)
George DAVEY [146]
(1838-1898)
Huldah CORY [147]
(1839-1910)

Melinda DAVEY [143]
(1862-1899)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Charles PENNINGTON [142] [LZFT-XSB] [118415976]

Melinda DAVEY [143] 66,151,152,153

  • Born: 2 March 1862, Woolfardisworthy, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom 138,150,151,152,153
  • Marriage (1): Charles PENNINGTON [142] [LZFT-XSB] [118415976] in April-June 1882 in Bideford, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom 138,139,140
  • Died: 18 October 1899, Pickford, Chippewa, Michigan, United States at age 37 153,154
  • Buried: 20 October 1899, Pickford, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 155

   Cause of her death was Acute Meningitis.154

   FamilySearch ID: LVZH-Q21.

  General Notes:

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  Birth Notes:

In Buckscross

  Burial Notes:

Bethel M. E. Cemetery, Section 13 M129

  Noted events in her life were:

1. Alt. Birth, 4 May 1862, Woolfardisworthy, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom. Buckscross



2. Census: 1871 British, 2 April 1871, Woolfardisworthy, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom. Bucks Cross



3. Census: 1881 British, 3 April 1881, Northam, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom. 156
Melinda was a domestic servant (cook) in the household of Elizabeth J. Wilmot, who was the widow of Paul Wilmot, a barrister born in Gloucester, Chariton Kings.

4. Occupation: Domestic Servant and Cook, 3 April 1881, Northam, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom. 157 She was employed in the Wilmot Household.

5. Residence: Clevehouses (Clift Cottage), 3 April 1881, Northam, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom.

6. Immigration: England, Abt 1882, Goderich, Huron, Ontario, Canada.

7. Immigration: Canada, 1887, , Chippewa, Michigan, United States.



8. Cemetery: Bethel Cemetery, 20 October 1899, Pickford, Chippewa, Michigan, United States. Bethel Cemetery Photos
Inscription: Melinda, Wife of Chas Pennington, Died Oct 18, 1899, Aged 37 Yrs 7 Mos 16 Ds


Melinda married Charles PENNINGTON [142] [LZFT-XSB] [118415976] [MRIN: 36], son of John Dobray PENNINGTON [256] [L8W8-P89] and Ann WAKELY [257] [L8W8-PFQ], in April-June 1882 in Bideford, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom 138,139.,140 (Charles PENNINGTON [142] [LZFT-XSB] [118415976] was born on 14 June 1860 in Woolfardisworthy, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom 138,142,143,144, christened on 5 July 1860 in Woolfardisworthy, Devonshire, England, United Kingdom,145 died on 21 March 1935 in Pickford, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 142,144,146 and was buried on 24 March 1935 in Pickford, Chippewa, Michigan, United States 147.). The cause of his death was Heart attack.154

  Noted events in their marriage were:

1. Death of One Spouse, 18 October 1899, Caledonia, Kent, Michigan, United States. 154