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Emma Jane Martin
Emma Jane Martin

Emma Jane Martin

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

12th November 1887, Little Downham Fen, Cambridgeshire.



17th September 1917, aged 29 years.

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.