MURCH, Samuel

Male 1778 - 1849  (70 years)


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  • Name MURCH, Samuel 
    Born 11 Apr 1778  Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 1 Jan 1779  Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    _UID 21666B4C2C6A436C9F76C55940DDB9A22E00 
    Died 20 Jan 1849  Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I106  Murch
    Last Modified 24 May 2015 

    Father MURCH, Samuel,   c. 21 Jan 1755, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Oct 1825, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 70 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother MARSHALL, Margaret,   b. Abt 1749,   bur. 1 Jul 1789, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 40 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 26 Dec 1774  Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F28  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family BENDING, Mary,   c. 26 Dec 1785, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1841  (Age ~ 56 years) 
    Married 16 Sep 1799  Brixham, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. MURCH, Sarah,   b. 1801, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1851  (Age 51 years)  [Birth]
     2. MURCH, Margaret,   b. 1804, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1881  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     3. MURCH, Samuel,   b. Abt 1806, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Feb 1887, Dawlish, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 81 years)  [Birth]
     4. MURCH, Mary,   b. Cal 1807, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   bur. 13 Oct 1835, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 28 years)  [Birth]
     5. MURCH, John,   b. 1 Oct 1812, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     6. MURCH, James,   b. 21 Jun 1815, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1861  (Age 46 years)  [Birth]
     7. MURCH, Harriet,   b. 6 Feb 1817, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
     8. MURCH, Hannah,   b. 30 Apr 1819, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     9. MURCH, William Bending,   b. 30 May 1821, Ottery St Mary, Devon, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  [Birth]
    Last Modified 21 May 2015 
    Family ID F18  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Histories
    Samuel Murch
    Samuel Murch
    "A Trustworthy and Faithful Servant"

  • Notes 
    • 1901
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      1871
      1861
      1851
      1841 60, silk illegible, lvg w wife/daughter/gdaughter in Mill Street, Ottery St Mary

      Exeter & Plymouth Gazette, 30 Oct 1841:
      Column devoted to the Agricultural and Industrial Association Dinner at Subscription Room, Canniford's London Tavern
      Samuel Murch received 1 as
      "To the Journeyman who has worked longest in the employ of the same master, 1. - Samuel Murch, Sen., 38 years employed in the Ottery Factory, 18 years during the time of the present respected proprietor, Mr. Newbery.
      [667 in 2011 money]


      Small article from Exeter & Plymouth Gazette (Saturday January 20, 1849) in Deaths column:
      Jan.16, at Ottery St. Mary, Mr. Samuel Murch, in the 71st years of his age. He was employed 44 years in the Ottery Factory, - the last 26 years in the silk department of the present proprietor. He was a trustworthy and faithful servant.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] DFHS publication, Devon Family History Society, (Devon Family History Society).

    2. [S4] Death Registration, England, British Government, (British Government), Honiton 10 90, Mar q 1849. (Reliability: 2).