Maria Murrell

b. 11 February 1846, d. 14 July 1893
FatherPhilip Murrell b. 27 Feb 1794, d. 10 Feb 1881
MotherCharlotte Evans b. 10 Dec 1815
     Maria Murrell was born on 11 February 1846 at Slindon, Sussex, England.1 She was the daughter of Philip Murrell and Charlotte Evans.
On 30 March 1851 Maria Murrell lived at Dyers Lane, Slindon, Sussex, England, a scholar with her parents.
On 7 April 1861 Maria Murrell lived at Slindon St, Slindon, Sussex, England, a scholar with her parents.
Maria Murrell married William George Buckran Marchant, son of George William Marchant and Elizabeth Redman, on 26 September 1865 at Slindon Chapel, Slindon House, Slindon, Sussex, England, in the Roman Catholic Church.2
Maria Murrell witnessed the birth of Annie Marchant on 25 August 1866 at Slindon, Sussex, England.3
On 2 April 1871 Maria Murrell and William George Buckran Marchant lived at 19 Vine St, Brighton, Sussex, England.
On 3 April 1881 Maria Murrell and William George Buckran Marchant lived at 106 Ellen St, Hove, Sussex, England.
Maria Murrell witnessed the marriage of James Middleton and Annie Marchant on 19 April 1885 at The Parish Church, Annunciation, Brighton, Sussex, England.4
On 5 April 1891 Maria Murrell and William George Buckran Marchant lived at 45 Jersey St, Brighton, Sussex, England.
Maria died of cancer of the cervix in 1893. It is reported that her death was rather painful and that the cast iron rails of her bed were deformed as she gripped them to ease the pain. The family had to put straw on the road outside the house to deaden the noise from passing carts so she could get some sleep. Her married daughter Annie was left in charge of the family as she was the eldest child and the youngest, Violet, was only 2 years old.
Maria Murrell died on 14 July 1893 at 45 Jersey St, Brighton, Sussex, England, at age 47. She died of cancer of the uteri (1 year).5

Family

William George Buckran Marchant b. 8 Jul 1847, d. 2 May 1901
Marriage*
Maria Murrell married William George Buckran Marchant, son of George William Marchant and Elizabeth Redman, on 26 September 1865 at Slindon Chapel, Slindon House, Slindon, Sussex, England, in the Roman Catholic Church.2 
Children

Citations

  1. [S199] Copy birth certificate of Maria Murrell, born 11 Feb 1846, registered 23 Feb 1846 in the Registration District of Chichester, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 7 Page 342).
  2. [S48] Copy marriage certificate of William Marchant and Maria Murrell, married 26 Sep 1865 in the Registration District of Westhampnett, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 551).
  3. [S198] Copy birth certificate of Annie Marchant, born 25 Aug 1866, registered 19 Sep 1866 in the Registration District of Chichester, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 309).
  4. [S47] Copy marriage certificate of James Middleton and Annie Marchant, married 19 Apr 1885 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 341).
  5. [S10] Copy death certificate of Maria Marchant, died 14 Jul 1893, registered 15 Jul 1893 in the Registration District of Brighton, Sussex, England (General Register Office, England, Vol 2b Page 135).