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Martha Howgego (Mauldon) Amass (1850 - 1946)

Martha Howgego Amass formerly Mauldon
Born in Ipswich St Margaret, Ipswich, Suffolk, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 5 Sep 1869 in Crown St Congregational Chapel, Ipswich, Suffolk, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 95 in Tattingstone, Suffolk, England, United Kingdommap
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Profile adopted Late August 2013, research still undertaken.

Any information welcome.


Martha was born at Navarre Street in Ipswich St Margaret. [1] Her father was a millwright at the time. Martha was given her mother's maiden name as a middle name.

30 MAR 1851 HO107-1800-531 (Page 26)
7 APR 1861 RG9-1165-155 (Page 25)


Martha married Arthur in the Congregational Chapel in Ipswich St Margaret, when she and Arthur were around the age of twenty. Arthur was a painter and glazier.

5 SEP 1869
Ipswich St Margaret, Suffolk England
16 William Street

On the Fifth day of September 1869 Arthur Amass Bachelor 20 years Plumber and Glazier of 16 Wishepole Street, Ipswich St Margaret and Martha Howgego Maulden spinster 18 years of 16 William Street Ipswich St Margaret were married at the Crown Street Congregational Chapel according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Independents in the presence of William Howgego and Emily Jane Pryke.

Grooms father: William Amass (deceased) Butcher.
Brides father: Charles Maulden Engineer.


Arthur and Martha had ten children.

2 APR 1871 RG10-1756-11 (Page 15)
3 APR 1881 RG11-1876-73 (Page 4)
5 APR 1891 RG12-1467-26 (Page 15)
31 MAR 1901 RG13-1776-59 (Page 20)

Martha's son Vincent was a private in the military and some evidence of Martha comes from her being his next of kin:


Next of Kin: Martha Amass 1 [or 4] St Andrews Road, Felixtowe / Alderburn House St Andrews Road Suffolk


Martha H Amass passed away on 5 Oct 1946, aged 95 years. Her death was registered in Samford, Suffolk in the last quarter of the year.[3]

WILL 1 AUG 1929 District Registry, Her Majesty's Court of Probate, Ipswich, Suffolk, England. Will of Martha Howgego Amass widow. Proved 23 Nov 1946.[4]

  • "AMASS Martha Howgego of 245 Langer-road Felixstowe Suffolk widow died 5 October 1946 at Tattingstone Suffolk Probate Ipswich 23 November to William Charles Wright mill manager and John Edwin Wright of no occupation. Effects £191."[5]


  1. RG10-1756-11
  2. 18 JAN 1916 Alderburn House, St Andrews Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk, England, ED1-1-4 161428 Pte Vincent Martin Amass - records
  3. "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007," database, FamilySearch ( : 4 September 2014), Martha H Amass, 1946; from "England & Wales Deaths, 1837-2006," database, findmypast ( : 2012); citing Death, Samford, Suffolk, England, General Register Office, Southport, England.
  4. High Court of Justice, Family Division, Central Probate Registry, WI1-9
  5. "UK Wills & Probate, 1858-1996" ( Amass, 1946.

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