Martha Bellamy

15 June 1854–15 October 1936 (Age 82)
Laughterton, Kettlethorpe, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.

The Life of Martha

When Martha Bellamy was born on 15 June 1854, her father, William Bellamy, was 28 and her mother, Mary Lobsey, was 25. She married Robert Kennington on 26 May 1874. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 15 October 1936, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Robert Kennington
1855–1922
Martha Bellamy
1854–1936
Marriage: 26 May 1874
Mary Ann Kennington
1875–1949
Nellie Kennington
1884–1907
George William Kennington
1884–1961
James Kennington
1889–1932

Spouse and Children

    Robert Kennington

    Male1855–1922Male

    Female1854–1936Female

MARRIAGE
26 May 1874
Gainsborough, Lincolnshire, England, United Kingdom.
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    George Bellamy

    Male1848–1849Male

    Sarah ( Ann) Bellamy

    Female1850–Female

    Thomas Bellamy

    Male1852–1932Male

    Female1854–1936Female

    Male1856–1936Male

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 26

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 30

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 50

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.

Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin), French: literal or ironic nickname meaning ‘fine friend’, from French beau ‘fair’, ‘handsome’ (bel before a vowel) + ami ‘friend’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha Billamy in household of William Billamy, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Martha Bellamy, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"
  • Martha Kennington in entry for Mary Ann Kennington, "England, Lincolnshire, Parish Registers, 1538-1990"

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