Martyn Family History

Scott H. Martyn
Chicago, IL  60611
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John MANN [3632]
(1730-1809)
Mary OWEN [3633]
(Abt 1730-1806)
Arthur GARTON [3689]
(1729-1802)
Mary TAYLOR [3690]
(1736-1766)
John MANN [3027]
(1755-)
Beatrice Mary GARTON [3028]
(1760-1822)
Samuel C. MANN [2271]
(1782-1836)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. Ann DOWNER [2961]

Samuel C. MANN [2271]

  • Born: 4 May 1782, Pulborough, Wisborough Green, Sussex, England
  • Marriage (1): Ann DOWNER [2961] on 27 September 1802 in Billingshurst, , Sussex, England
  • Died: 9 June 1836, Montréal, , Québec, Canada at age 54
  • Buried: June 1836, Montréal, , Québec, Canada

   FamilySearch ID: LXKP-RQ3.

  Death Notes:

Samuel died upon arrival in Canada at the age of 53.

  Noted events in his life were:

1. He worked as a labourer, generally employed on the highways on parish relief in 1836 in , , , England.



2. He emigrated to Montreal, Québec, Canada on the ship Heber as part of the Petworth Immigration Project on 5 June 1836 from Pevensey, , Sussex, England. The family came on the ship Heber, A1, 441 tons; master Captain Rue; superintendent appointed by the Petworth Emigration Committee: James Marr Brydone; sailed from Portsmouth (Spithead) 28 April 1836; arrived at Quebec 5 June 1836/Quebec, Canada.

According to Poor Law records at the Public Record Office at Kew, Wisborough Green Vestry borrowed £200 in 1836 to send a party of people to Canada. Among these they listed the following:

Noah Mann (33)
Elizabeth Mann (32)
Noah Mann (10)
Ambrose Mann (8)
Meshec Mann (6)
Sadrac Mann (4)
Hannah Mann (2)
Ellen Mann (infant)

Also listed on that voyage were Noah's parents and four of his younger brothers:
Samuel Mann (54)
Elizabeth Mann (53)
Mark Mann (16)
Eli Downer Mann (14)
Moses Mann (12)
Edwin Mann (9)

3. He has conflicting death information of 15 June 1836 in Montréal, , Québec, Canada.


Samuel married Ann DOWNER [2961] [MRIN: 4152], daughter of John DOWNER [2966] and Sarah BREDEN [2967], on 27 September 1802 in Billingshurst, , Sussex, England. (Ann DOWNER [2961] was born on 25 February 1783 in Petworth, , Sussex, England and died on 9 November 1845 in Adelaide, Middlesex, Ontario, Canada.)


  Marriage Notes:

Church of England

FHL Film Number: 1068525
Reference ID: MP237
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