Vera May Martin

Vera May Martin

Female 1907 - 1986  (Age 78)
Person ID: I1628 | Tree: Wharton One Name Study | Norfolk England Branch 2  |  Last Modified: 30 Dec 2017

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  • Name Vera May Martin  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6
    Born 19 Sep 1907 Barmer, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4, 6, 7
    Christened 21 Oct 1907 Barmer, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8 – Address:
    All Saints
    Barmer
    Gender Female 
    Died Apr 1986 Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Buried Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [7 – Address:
    St Michael of All Angels
    Ingoldisthorpe

    Parents

    Family ID: F147 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Arthur John Martin (ID:I488),   b. 1 Dec 1860, Barmer, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 May 1932, South Wootton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71) 
    Mother Lilian Estcourt Smith (ID:I489),   b. 13 Apr 1882, Burnham Market, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1971, Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88) 
    Married 1906 Fulham, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [10

    Family

    Family ID: F436 Group Sheet Family Chart  |  Last Modified: 17 Jan 2017 23:14:00   
    Husband Ancestors Hugh Wharton (ID:I1157),   b. 3 Oct 1896, Bircham Tofts, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Apr 1956, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59) 
    Married 17 Nov 1931 Bircham Tofts, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
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    1. John Arthur Martin Wharton (ID:I1609),   b. 16 Jun 1932, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1985, Windsor, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53)

     

    2. David Hugh WHARTON (ID:I1610),   b. 10 Jun 1939, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Mar 1994, Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54)

  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 19 Sep 1907 - Barmer, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 21 Oct 1907 - Barmer, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 17 Nov 1931 - Bircham Tofts, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - John Arthur Martin Wharton - 16 Jun 1932 - Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - David Hugh WHARTON - 10 Jun 1939 - Kings Lynn, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Apr 1986 - Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Vera May Martin b1907 Barmer, Norfolk
    Vera May Martin b1907 Barmer, Norfolk
    Holding her son John
    Vera May Martin and Hugh Wharton
    Vera May Martin and Hugh Wharton
    Picture of Vera and Hugh Wharton at Old Hall Farm in Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk, UK
    Hugh Wharton/Vera May Martin wedding 17 Nov 1931
    Hugh Wharton/Vera May Martin wedding 17 Nov 1931
    Wedding of Hugh Wharton and Vera May Martin. In the photo from left to right Arthur Philip Wharton, Kate May Martin (nee Wharton), Unknown Bridesmaid, Hugh Wharton, Vera May Martin, Geoffrey Wharton, Arthur John Martin and Lilian Estcourt Martin (nee Smith)

  • Notes

    • Biography

      Vera was born on 19 September 1907 in Barmer, Norfolk[1] she is the 2nd daughter of Arthur John MARTIN (1860-1902) who was a farmer and Lilian Estcourt SMITH (1882-1972). She was christened on 21 October 1907 at Barmer Parish Church.

      Vera had two sisters, one of which is Leonie Estcourt Martin (1906-1973) and Nancy Evelyn Martin (b1918).

      In the 1911 census she is aged 3 and living with her parents and sister Leonie at Barmer Farm, in Barmer. Also living with them was one servant and a "companion".

      On the 17 November 1931, she married Hugh Wharton (1896-1959) in Docking.[4] Vera helped support Hugh as a farmer where they leased Old Hall Farm in Ingoldisthorpe.

      Together they had two children, John Arthur Martin Wharton (1932-1985) and David Hugh Wharton (1939-1994)

      After Hugh had died of cancer in 1959, she left Old Hall Farm and moved to 16 Ingoldisby Avenue in Ingoldisthorpe. She lived there for many years looking after both her mother, Lilian Estcourt Martin (1882-1972) and her father-in-law Arthur Philip Wharton (1867-1962)

      She died of a stroke aged 78 in April of 1986 six months after her son John.[5]Her ashes are buried in the Church of St Michael of All Angels, Ingoldisthorpe, Norfolk. [11]
    • WIKITREE ENTRY
      http://www.wikitree.com/index.php?title=Martin-18444&public=1
  • Sources

    1. [S73] England & Wales, Marriage Index, 1916-2005, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2010;).

    2. [S50] England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;).

    3. [S33 ] 1911 England Census, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2011;), Class: RG14; Piece: 11589; Schedule Number: 117.

    4. [S10] England & Wales, FreeBMD Birth Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).

    5. [S2] England, Select Births and Christenings, 1538-1975, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).

    6. [S92] England, Select Marriages, 1538-1973, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2014;).

    7. [S260] UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2012;).
      Record for Hugh Wharton

    8. [S261] Freereg Baptisms, freereg2.co.uk, http://freereg2.freereg.org.uk/search_records/551090d5e9379072064b3de1?search_id=55353d7f791e3b269f00492b.

    9. [S50] England & Wales, Death Index, 1916-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2007;).
      Apr 1907 1986 Wharton Vera May 19 Sep 1907 78 Kings Lynn 10 1514


    10. [S18] England & Wales, FreeBMD Marriage Index, 1837-1915, FreeBMD, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006;).
      Name: Arthur John Martin
      Registration Year: 1906
      Registration Quarter: Jul-Aug-Sep
      Registration district: Fulham
      Volume: 1a
      Page: 831

    11. [S1] Personal Knowledge, Julia Wharton (Reliability: 1).
      Biography written by Julia Wharton (granddaughter)