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Emma Jane Martin
Emma Jane Martin

Emma Jane Martin
1887-1917

Emma Jane was the eighth of the twelve children of James Martin (1851-1934) and his wife Sarah Elizabeth Giddings of Little Downham, Cambridgeshire.

She married John William Goodge (1885-1917) of Littleport and together they had a daughter - Mary.

In 1917, tragedy struck when both her and her husband were killed over the period of only a couple of months. Their daughter Mary was looked after by Emma's mother, Sarah Elizabeth.

It is believed that in later years Mary Goodge moved to London.



Further Details

Born:
12th November 1887, Little Downham Fen, Cambridgeshire.

Married:

Children:

Died:
17th September 1917, aged 29 years.

Buried:
unknown, although a weathered headstone stood until recently in Little Downham cemetery, commemorating her; her husband and her brother Herbert's life and loss during 1917.