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Violet Catherine Murray

Female 1881 - 1960  (79 years)



  • Name Violet Catherine Murray  [1, 2
    Birth 27 Feb 1881  Ceylon Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 2
    • birth date 27 Feb 1880 per Curtis; but age 10 on 05 Apr 1891 per UK census; and age 79 on 17 Sep 1960, per death reg & per The Times death notice.
    Residence Apr 1891  13 Lunham Rd, Norwood Find all individuals with events at this location   [2
    • with grandmother
    Marriage 01 Feb 1905  St Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 3, 4
    Oliver Marks,   b. 10 Sep 1866, Beddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1940, 42 Drayton Court, Drayton Gardens, South Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Residence - 1960  Hitcham Place, Burnham, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location   [5
    Death 17 Sep 1960  Hitcham Place, Burnham, Bucks Find all individuals with events at this location   [5, 6, 7
    • On September 17th, 1960, at a nursing home in Burnham, Buckinghamshire, Violet Catharine, aged 79, widow of Oliver Marks, C.M.G. Service at Golders Green Crematorium, 2.20 p.m., Thursday, September 22nd. [The Times]
    Burial 22 Sep 1960  Golders Green Crematorium Find all individuals with events at this location   [7
    Probate 10 Nov 1960  London Find all individuals with events at this location ; £5,673 8s. 2d.  [5
    • Marks Violet Catherine of Hitcham Place Burnham Buckinghamshire died 17 September 1960 Probate London 10 November to Geoffrey Noel Marks stock exchange member. Effects £5673 8s. 2d. [NPC]
    Person ID I1512  Tatham | Bloxham branch | Descendant
    Last Modified 20 Nov 2012 

    Father Alexander Murray,   b. Jan 1850, Ceylon Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Apr 1910, 22 Beaumont St, Marylebone Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Mother Mary Louisa Tatham,   b. 09 Mar 1859, Colombo Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Nov 1946, Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Marriage 22 Dec 1877    [1
    Family ID F0067  Family Group Sheet

    Family Oliver Marks,   b. 10 Sep 1866, Beddington Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1940, 42 Drayton Court, Drayton Gardens, South Kensington Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 73 years) 
    Marriage 01 Feb 1905  St Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore Find all individuals with events at this location   [1, 3, 4
    • This afternoon, at 3.30 pm, Mr Oliver Marks, Private Secretary to H. E. the Governor is to be married to Miss Violet Murray, second daughter of the Hon'ble Alexander Murray, Colonial Engineer, S.S. The reception afterwards will be at Chatsworth, the residence of the Hon'ble G. S. Murray [her uncle]. [Singapore Free Press, 01 Feb 1905]
    • On the 1st Feb., at the Cathedral, Singapore, Oliver Marks, Secretary to the High Commissioner F.M.S. and Private Secretary to H.E. the Governor of the Straits Setttlements, to Violet Catharin, elder daughter of the Hon. A. Murray, Colonial Engineer, Straits Settlements. [The Times]
    Children 
    +1. Geoffrey NoŽl Marks,   b. 08 Dec 1905,   d. May 1992, Hove Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 17 Mar 2015 
    Family ID F0064  Family Group Sheet

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    Link to Google MapsBirth - 27 Feb 1881 - Ceylon Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Apr 1891 - 13 Lunham Rd, Norwood Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - < - 01 Feb 1905 - St Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarriage - 01 Feb 1905 - St Andrew's Cathedral, Singapore Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - 1960 - Hitcham Place, Burnham, Bucks Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDeath - 17 Sep 1960 - Hitcham Place, Burnham, Bucks Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBurial - 22 Sep 1960 - Golders Green Crematorium Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsProbate - £5,673 8s. 2d. - 10 Nov 1960 - London Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S04] H Curtis: Notes for a Pedigree of the Tathams of Co. Durham.

    2. [S01] Census, UK, 1891.
      age 10

    3. [S05] The Times, marriage notice, 04 Feb 1905.

    4. [S05] The Times, obituary, 25 May 1940.

    5. [S14] National Probate Calendar.

    6. [S02] BMD Index, death reg Eton, 3Q1960.
      age 79

    7. [S05] The Times, death notice, 19 Sep 1960.
      age 79