Amos Martin

Alexander Amos Martin (1886 - 1969)

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Alexander Amos (Amos) Martin
Born in Temuka, Canterbury, New Zealandmap
Ancestors ancestors
[spouse(s) unknown]
Died in Temuka, Canterbury, New Zealandmap
Profile last modified 4 May 2019 | Created 10 Sep 2017
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Biography

Alexander was born in 1887, New Zealand. He is the son of Charles Martin and Sarah King. [1]

Alexander married Annie May Strack in 1911 [2]

They had at least 3 children:

Annie Josephine Gladys 1911[3]
Sarah Ann Pitcairn 1913[4] [5]
Flora 1914 [6]

His wife Annie passed away in 1914 [7]

DEATH. TEMUKA LEADER, ISSUE 7645, 19 NOVEMBER 1914 MARTIN.—On the 18th November, at his residence, Princess Street, Temuka, Annie May, beloved wife of Amos Martin ; aged 23 years. Deeply regretted.

He remarried Mary Ann Bingham 1915[8]

They had one child:

Maurice Ernest 1917[9]

PRESS, VOLUME LIII, ISSUE 15855, 21 MARCH 1917 WIFE AND FOUR CHILDREN. Alexander Amos Martin, engine driver, Allenton who stated that he was not in the first division, having a wife and four children, had his appeal adjourned to enable him to produce his marriage certificate.

ASHBURTON GUARDIAN, VOLUME XXXVII, ISSUE 4040, 24 APRIL 1917 The Canterbury No. 2, Military Service Appeal board sat at Ashburton this morning...................Alexander Amos Martin, Allenton, whose case was adjourned from the last sitting of the board, stated that he had four children and that one of his children of the first marriage was under 16 years of age. The appeal was allowed.

WRONGFUL DISMISSAL? TEMUKA LEADER, ISSUE 10880, 19 JULY 1932[1]

FIGHTING IN A PUBLIC PLACE TWO MEN CONVICTED BY MAGISTRATE PRESS, VOLUME LXXIII, ISSUE 22013, 10 FEBRUARY 1937 [2]

HORSE THRASHED WITH SHOVEL PRESS, VOLUME LXXIV, ISSUE 22536, 19 OCTOBER 1938 [3]

Alexander passed away 15 Aug 1969, Temuka, New Zealand [10] He is buried in the Temuka Cemetery [11]

Timaru Probate Files MARTIN Alexander Amos - Temuka - Engine Driver 1969 Timaru Court Office

Sources

  1. 1887/477 Martin Alexander Amos Sarah Charles Alexander
  2. 1911/2137 Annie May Strack Alexander Amos Martin
  3. 1911/18532 Martin Annie Josephine Gladys Annie May Alexander Amos
  4. 1913/18661 Martin Sarah Ann Pitcairn Annie May Alexander Amos
  5. 1932/1096 Sarah Ann Pitcairn Martin Albert John Barnes
  6. 1914/27960 Martin Flora Annie May Alexander Amos
  7. 1914/8701 Martin Annie May 23Y
  8. 1915/7134 Mary Ann Bingham Alexander Jurdy Martin
  9. 1917/13170 Martin Maurice Ernest Mary Alexander Amos
  10. 1969/40541 Martin Alexander Amos 82Y
  11.  :Morten, Alexander Amos
    Address Richard Pearse Drive Temuka
    Age at Death 82
    Date of Interment 16 Aug 1969
    Cemetery Temuka Cemetery
    Section General
    Row 43
    Plot 192


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