Martha Ellen Batley

13 November 1864–15 September 1944 (Age 79)
Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia

The Life of Martha Ellen

When Martha Ellen Batley was born on 13 November 1864, in Fremantle, Western Australia, Australia, her father, Richard Batley, was 43 and her mother, Margaret Kelly, was 30. She married Henry Francis Hilliard on 4 November 1886, in Cossack, Western Australia, Australia. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 15 September 1944, in Perth, Western Australia, Australia, at the age of 79.

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Family Time Line

Henry Francis Hilliard
1860–1924
Martha Ellen Batley
1864–1944
Marriage: 4 November 1886
Mary Ann Palmer Batley
1881–1934
Margaret Mary Hilliard
1884–
Annie Elizabeth Hilliard
1887–
Robin Henry Hilliard
1889–1944
Avis Cygnet Venture Hilliard
1892–1977
John Hilliard
1893–1936
Hilda Catherine Hilliard
1896–
Henry Christopher Hilliard
1897–1964
Charlotte Esther Haldane (nee Hilliard)
1899–1936
Richard George Hilliard
1902–1967
Dora Jane Hilliard
1904–1904

Spouse and Children

    Henry Francis Hilliard

    Male1860–1924Male

    Female1864–1944Female

MARRIAGE
4 November 1886
Cossack, Western Australia, Australia
children

(11)

    Mary Ann Palmer Batley

    Female1881–1934Female

    Margaret Mary Hilliard

    Female1884–Female

    Annie Elizabeth Hilliard

    Female1887–Female

    Male1889–1944Male

    Female1892–1977Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Richard Batley

    Male1821–1887Male

    Margaret Kelly

    Female1834–Female

siblings

(6)

    Eliza Susannah Batley

    Female1863–Female

    Female1864–1944Female

    Mary Ann Batley

    Female1866–1866Female

    Margaret Batley

    Female1867–Female

    Susanna Batley

    Female1870–Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1867

Age 3

End of transportation to Western Australia.
1870

Age 6

British troops withdraw from Australia.
1892

Age 28

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Batley in West Yorkshire, named with the Old English personal name Bata ( see Batt 2) + Old English lēah ‘woodland clearing’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha Ellen Hilliard in entry for Richard George Hilliard, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Martha Ellen Hilliard in entry for Charlotte Hester Hilliard, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"
  • Martha Ellen Hilliard in entry for John ... Hilliard, "Australia Births and Baptisms, 1792-1981"

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