Maria Martha Bruce Moore WILY

Female 1853 - 1928  (75 years)


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  • Name Maria Martha Bruce Moore WILY 
    Born 1853  Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:1881 Census of England
    Gender Female 
    Died 3 Apr 1928  Battersea Park, Surrey, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941 Record for Maria Martha Bruce Moore Biggs.(Maria was a widow at the time of her death.
    Person ID I15397  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 16 Jul 2021 

    Family Jacob BIGGS, ,of Cambria Villa,Roath,Glamorgan,Wales,   b. 1852, Abergavenny, Monmouthshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1901, Kings Norton , Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Married 13 Dec 1877  St Barnabas Church, Kensington, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Ref:London, England, Marriages and Banns, 1754-1921 Record for Maria Martha Bruce Moore Wily.
      In 1881 Jacob was a Contractor,employing 70 men .The family was living in Soho Rd,Handsworth ,Staffordshire .
    Children 
     1. Adeline Eunice Traherne BIGGS,   b. 1878, Cardiff, Glamorganshire, Wales Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F6494  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Maria was the daughter of Henry William Wily,"Major in the Army" .Ref:Marriage record.
      Her mother was Maria Martha Burnett ,Brunswick Cottage, St Heliers, Jersey,Channel Islands.
      Henry and Maria had five children:Beatrice(born Channel Islands 1842)Robert & Henrietta (born Bengal, India), Edward (born Dover Castle, Kent, England) and Maria (born Canada). After Maria's mothers death in 1853,her father Major Wily remarried in 1856,the bride was Emma Elizabeth Vivian Jenner of Wenvoe Castle, Glamorganshire, Wales.
      They also have children:Emma, Florence Neville, Henry Evan Robert Luxmore, Alice Elizabeth, Edith Jenner ,all born in Wales. The family later emigrated to New Zealand , arriving into Auckland 8th November 1867. Youngest child Harry Herbert Daniel ,is born in New Zealand in 1871.
      Two of the children from the first marriage also make the trip,Henrietta Martha and Edward Robert .The eldest child from the first marriage,Beatrice Dora Elizabeth Maria,and the youngest ,Maria Martha Bruce Moore ,remain in the United Kingdom. Beatrice died unmarried in Biarritz,France ,on 2nd April ,1893,aged 51 years.Her sister Maria's husband ,Jacob Biggs, was the executor of her Will.(Ref:England & Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations), 1861-1941 Record for Beatrice Dora Elizabeth Maria Wily.)

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