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Finding my GGGrandfather

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Paula Report 28 Dec 2013 15:46

My GGGrandfather Joel Martin was born in Sileby Leicestershire in approx. 1821 His father was called John also Leicester (don't have any dates for him) Joel married Isabella Cass don't know year but their 1st child was born 1846 What I'm asking is if anyone could help me with the marriage of Joel and Isabella and also Joel's father John. They are driving me crazy I've been looking for them along time.
Thanking you in anticipation


GlitterBaby Report 28 Dec 2013 15:48

Did you get the name of Isabella from a birth cert ?

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it

Shirley~I,m getting the hang of it Report 28 Dec 2013 16:03

1851 census transcription details for: Old Gate Street, Morpeth

National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 2418
Folio: 177
Page: 2
Reg. District: Morpeth
Sub District: Morpeth
Enum. District: 39B
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough: Morpeth
Address: Old Gate Street, Morpeth
County: Northumberland
Name Relation Condition Sex Age Birth Year Occupation , Disability Where Born
MARTIN, Joel Head Married M 31 1820 Tile Maker
Siteby, Leicestershire
MARTIN, Isabella Wife Married F 29 1822
Fleetham, Northumberland
MARTIN, William Son M 5 1846
Hawkell, Northumberland
MARTIN, Isabella Daughter F 3 1848
Hawkell, Northumberland
MARTIN, Elizabeth Daughter F 1 1850
Morpeth, Northumberland

1841 census transcription details for: Broomhill, Warkworth, Chevington, East
National Archive Reference:
RG number: HO107
Piece: 836
Book/Folio: 5/6
Page: 6
Reg. District: Morpeth
Sub District: Bedlington
Parish: Warkworth
Enum. District:
Ecclesiastical District:
City/Municipal Borough:
Address: Broomhill, Warkworth, Chevington, East
County: Northumberland
Name Relation Sex Age Birth Year Occupation Where Born
MARTIN, John M 25 1816
STEVENSON, Elizabeth F 20 1821
MARTIN, John M 10 1831
MARTIN, Mary F 5 1836
MARTIN, Ann F 5 1836
MARTIN, Eliza F 1 1840
MARTIN, Joel M 15 1826
BERKIN, John M 15 1826


Londonbelle Report 28 Dec 2013 16:45

Could they have been married in Scotland?


Londonbelle Report 28 Dec 2013 17:15

I know this is not what you have requested but if you haven't got it might be of interest

Baptism of Isabella

County Northumberland
Place Beadnell
Church St. Ebba Bt
RegisterNumber 114
BaptismDate 09 Sep 1821
Forename Isabella
Sex F
FatherForename William
MotherForename Isabella
FatherSurname CASS
MotherSurname LONGWELL
Abode Fleatham
FatherOccupation Husbandman
FileNumber 10855


Paula Report 28 Dec 2013 18:18

A big thank you to all who have answered my pleas. Some of the info I have already and some that are interesting. I got Isabella's surname from William's birth cert. :-D


Reggie Report 29 Dec 2013 11:37

No record of anyone named Cass living in Fleetham in 1841


Reggie Report 29 Dec 2013 11:39

Fathers Forenames:William
Mothers Forenames:Isabella
Mothers Surname:Longwell


Reggie Report 29 Dec 2013 11:40

Marriages Sep 1839 (>99%)
CASS Eleanor Alnwick 25 171
Denham John Alnwick 25 171
Duncan John Marshall Alnwick 25 171
WILKINSON Mary Alnwick 25 171


Reggie Report 29 Dec 2013 11:45

1841 census

Person: DENHAM, Ellen Address: Dean Moor, Shilbottle

DENHAM, John M 40 1801 Northumberland VIEW
DENHAM, Ellen F 22 1819 Northumberland VIEW
CASS, Isabella F 4 1837 Northumberland VIEW
SANDERS, John M 23 1818 VIEW
HIGGINS, Enock M 25 1816


Potty Report 30 Dec 2013 15:37

Do you have this?

England & Wales, Criminal Registers, 1791-1892

Name:Joel Martin
Estimated Birth Year:abt 1820
Date of Trial:29 Jul 1847
Trial Year:1847
Location of Trial:
Northumberland, England
Sentence: 3 weeks
Crime: :Larceny

He seems to have remarried an Alice Patterson in 1881. Do you have the cert to see if he says he was widower?