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Frances Martin Atkins

Female 1817 - 1851  (34 years)


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  • Name Frances Martin Atkins 
    Born 1817 
    • By interence from death date of mother Ann Cook. Age (rounded down to nearest multiple of five) given as 20 in UK 1841 census, therefore born between ca 1816 and 1818.
      Age given as 54 in Monumental inscriptions of Woodborough, Wiltshire, in Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica: Second Series, ed. Joseph J Howard, p. 396, age assumed by DLS to be a misprint or transcription error of 54 instead of 34 in light of age given in UK 1841 census and death date of mother Ann Cook.
      Year of birth given as 1817 in A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland, by Sir Bernard Burke, vol. I, 5th edn., publ. 1875 (London: Harrison), p. 34.
    Gender Female 
    Died 13 Mar 1851  Woodborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Husband William Thomas Wyld listed as widower on UK 1851 census, and youngest child, daughter Frances Mary Wyld, aged under 2 months as of 30 Mar 1851.
      Monumental inscriptions of Woodborough, Wiltshire, in Miscellanea Genealogica et Heraldica: Second Series, ed. Joseph J Howard, p. 396, include the following: EAST WINDOW OF CHANCEL. The Crucifiction; Our Lady and St. John on either side: To the glory of God and in memory of / Frances Wyld, who died March 13th / 1851, aged 54. Also of William Thomas Wyld / for 38 years Rector of this Parish, / who died March 18th 1873, aged 67.
      Date given as 13 March 1851 in A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Great Britain & Ireland, by Sir Bernard Burke, vol. I, 5th edn., publ. 1875 (London: Harrison), p. 34.
    Person ID I168737  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2014 

    Family Rev. William Thomas Wyld,   b. 5 Jul 1805, Speen, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1873, Woodborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married Abt Mar 1838  Hungerford District, Berkshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • England and Wales, Civil Registration Index: 1837-1983 (ancestry.com) gives: Name: WYLD, William Thomas / Record Type: Marriages / Quarter: March / Year: 1838 / District: Hungerford / County: Berkshire Hampshire Wiltshire / Volume: 6 / Page: 237, for marriage to Frances Martin Atkins.
    Children 
     1. Rev. Edwin George Wyld,   b. 7 May 1847, Woodborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Dec 1919, Chippenham, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)
     2. Capt. William Henry Wyld,   b. 17 Oct 1848, Woodborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Mar 1933, Hurstbourne Priors, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 84 years)
     3. Frances Mary Wyld,   b. 16 Feb 1851, Woodborough, Wiltshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Feb 1928, Winchester, Hampshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
    Last Modified 5 Feb 2014 
    Family ID F70690  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Name based on assumption that "Frances" with no surname in the will of Ellen Frances Martin Atkins nee Halhed referred to a granddaughter, daughter of Atkins Edwin Martin Atkins.