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Mary Victoria (Curtis) Porter (1881 - 1974)

Mary Victoria Porter formerly Curtis
Born in Earl Soham, Suffolk, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married [date unknown] in Shipham, Somerset, Englandmap
Died at age 93 in Raglan, New Zealandmap
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Mary Victoria's birth was registered in the Jul-Aug-Sep quarter of 1881 in the Plomesgate district. Her mother's maiden name Amass. [1] Mary's marriage was registered in the Jul-Aug-Sep quarter of 1903 in the Axbridge district.[2] Transcribed from Marriage Register;

Bachelor John Pople Porter (Farmer age 21) of Wedmore, son of Henry Porter (Farmer), married after Banns spinster Mary Victoria Curtis (22) daughter of William George Curtis on 29 July 1903 in Shipham, Somerset, England. Both signed the Register in the presence iof Robert William Brice and William George Curtis.[3]


5 APR 1891

Location - Patrieda Barn, Linkinhorne, Cornwall, England
Occupation: Scholar[4]

31 MAR 1901

Location: - School House, Shipham, Somerset, England
Occupation: Teacher [5]


  1. Birth Registration: "England & Wales General Register Office"
    GRO Online Indexes - Birth (accessed 24 March 2024)
    Curtis, Mary Victoria (Mother's maiden name: Amass).
    GRO Reference: 1881 Jul-Aug-Sep in Plomesgate Volume 04A Page 741.
  2. Marriage Registration: "England & Wales, Civil Registration Marriage Index, 1837-1915"
    Original data: England and Wales Civil Registration Indexes. London, England: General Register Office; Volume: 5c; Page: 929
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 8913 #7076009 (accessed 24 March 2024)
    Mary Victoria Curtis marriage registered Jul-Aug-Sep 1903 in Axbridge.
  3. Marriage: "Somerset, England, Marriage Registers, Bonds and Allegations, 1754-1914"
    Somerset Heritage Service; Taunton, Somerset, England; Somerset Parish Records, 1538-1914; Reference Number: D\P\ship/2/1/7
    Ancestry Sharing Link - Ancestry Record 60858 #594657 (accessed 24 March 2024)
    John Pople Porter (21) marriage to Mary Victoria Curtis on 29 Jul 1903 in Shipham, Somerset, England.
  4. RG12-1809-111 (Page 20) Registration District 293.LISKEARD. Civil Parish, Township or Place: Linkinhorne
  5. RG13-2327-94 (Page 8) Registration District: AXBRIDGE. Registration Sub-District: Axbridge Civil Parish, Township or Place: Axbridge Barton Cheddar Christon Compton Bishop Cross Loxton Nyland cum Batcombe Rowberrow Sandford Shipham Sidcot Star Winscombe Woodborough
  • NZ death registration #1974/34261 Porter Mary Victoria, born 24 May 1881


  • This profile was started on 06 January 2010 through the import of gl120368.ged

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It is my honor to adopt this file. I see this is same as my surname.
posted by Peter Curtis

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