William Martin

ID# 153, (24 Oct 1885 - 11 Jun 1971)
Walter, Alice, May and Bill
16 Dec 1961


William Martin was born on 24 Oct 1885 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

William Martin
Parents: Mary Ann and James Martin.1



William Martin was also known as Bill Martin.



William Martin married Jessie Popham, daughter of Charles Popham and Harriett Lawson, on 8 Dec 1909 at Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Not located in any newspaper record of marriage via paperspast.2



William Martin was on the 1911 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Jessie

MARTIN William, 18A Nelson Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 18A Nelson Street, South Dunedin, married.3



William Martin was on the 1914 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Jessie

MARTIN William, 35 Richmond Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 35 Richmond Street, South Dunedin, married.4



William Martin was on the 1919 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Jessie

MARTIN William, 35 Richmond Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 35 Richmond Street, South Dunedin, married.5



William Martin was on the 1928 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Jessie

MARTIN William, 23 Loyalty Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 23 Loyalty Street, South Dunedin, married.6



William Martin was on the 1935 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

MARTIN William, 23 Loyalty Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 23 Loyalty Street, South Dunedin, married.7



William Martin was on the 1938 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Jessie

MARTIN William, 143 Surrey Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Jessie, 143 Surrey Street, South Dunedin, married.8



William Martin married Alice Clark, daughter of Edward Joseph McGraw/ Clark and Esther Kemp, on 22 Feb 1947 at Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand ,

Present at the Wedding were her brother John M Clark and May Church.9

Alice Clark marriage to Bill Martin
22 Feb 1947


William Martin was on the 1949 Electoral Roll Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , also listed in the household was Alice

MARTIN William, 143 Surrey Street, South Dunedin, bassfinisher
MARTIN Alice, 143 Surrey Street, South Dunedin, married.10



William died on 11 Jun 1971 at 143 Surrey St, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand , at age 85 years, 7 months and 18 days.11


William's death notice appeared on 14 Jun 1971 in the "Otago Daily Times", New Zealand ,

MARTIN William
On June 11 1971 at his residence, 143 Surrey Street, dearly loved husband of Alice and loved father of Ettie (Mrs Smith, Christchurch), loved grandfather of his grandchildren & great grandchildren, in his 86th year.
"At Rest"
The Funeral will leave our chapel, 407 Hillside Road, today (Monday) June 14 at the conclusion of a service, commencing at 10.45am for the Anderson's Bay Crematorium.
No flowers by request.
Gillions and Sons Ltd, Funeral Director.12



William was cremated on 14 Jun 1971 at Anderson's Bay Cemetery, Dunedin, Otago, New Zealand ,

Ashes Burial: With Jessie and Alice.13

Martin Headstone - Jessie, William and Alice
Anderson's Bay Cemetery


William and Jessie had 1 child.



Bill and Alice had no children.

Child of William Martin and Jessie Popham

Family: William Martin and Alice Clark

Citations

  1. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes, Held by Ailsa Corlett, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia, 1886 NZ Online Database: 1886/3908 = 24 Oct 1885. Hereinafter cited as NZ BDM Indexes.
  2. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1909 Folio No 7587.
  3. [S6] Elections, Electoral Roll (Auckland, New Zealand: BAB Microfilming, 1853 - 1967), 1911 NZ Electoral Rol, Dunedin South. Hereinafter cited as Electoral Roll.
  4. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1914 NZ Electoral Roll, Dunedin South.
  5. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1919 NZ Electoral Rol, Dunedin South.
  6. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1928 NZ Electoral Rol, Dunedin South.
  7. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1935 NZ Electoral Rol, Dunedin South.
  8. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1938 NZ Electoral Rol, Dunedin South.
  9. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1947 Folio No 1773.
  10. [S6] Electoral Roll, 1949 NZ Electoral Roll, Mornington Dunedin.
  11. [S2] NZRGO, Lower Hutt, New Zealand, NZ BDM Indexes: 1971 NZ Online Database: 1971/30067, aged 85yrs.
  12. [S10] Newspaper, Various Papers, Otago Daily Times, 14 June 1971 pg 3, as sited at Dunedin Library 31 May 2013. Hereinafter cited as Newspaper Article.
  13. [S3] NZSG, NZ Cemetery Records (Auckland, New Zealand & Online Council Databases: NZSG, 1988), Dunedin City Council Online Database: Andersons Bay Cemetery - Family Plot Interment, Block 42 Plot 13. Hereinafter cited as NZ Cemetery Records.