Martha Norcliffe

27 June 1887–12 May 1965 (Age 77)
Birchencliffe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Martha

When Martha Norcliffe was born on 27 June 1887, in Birchencliffe, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Jonathan Norcliffe, was 44 and her mother, Hannah Rothery, was 43. She married Louis Cliffe on 11 December 1911. She lived in Halifax St James, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1901 and Halifax St John the Baptist, Halifax, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1911. She died on 12 May 1965, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Louis Cliffe
Martha Norcliffe
Marriage: 11 December 1911

Spouse and Children

11 December 1911

Parents and Siblings

    Jonathan Norcliffe


    Hannah Rothery




    Hannah Maria Norcliffe


    Samuel Norcliffe


    David Norcliffe


    Emma Norcliffe



+5 More Children

World Events (7)

1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 17

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Age 21

London, United Kingdom hosts Summer Olympic Games.
1915 · Zeppelin Raid

Age 28

During WWI Zeppelin raids took place all over England. The first of the raids happened from June 6-7, 1915, in Hull, East Yorkshire, England. During the attack 24 people were killed 40 injured, and 40 houses destroyed.

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Nortcliff in household of Jonathan Nortcliff, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Martha Norcliffe in household of Jonathan Norcliffe, "England and Wales Census, 1911"
  • Martha Norcliffe in household of Jonathan Norcliffe, "England and Wales Census, 1901"

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