Martha Southworth

ID # 4731, (1843-1878)
BirthMartha Southworth was born in 1843 at Bastard Township, Johnstown District. 
MarriageShe married Ezra Anson Healy, son of William Case Healy and Minerva Landon, on 23 May 1860 at Leeds & Grenville Counties.
MS248 reel 9 Vol 28 p35
Leeds & Grenville Counties

Extracted from a list of marriages solemnized by Rev. James Peck, a minister of the Methodist New Connexion for the year ending 31st December, A.D. 1860

Ezra Anson Kealy (Healy), 22, born Augusta, residing Elizabethtown. Parents W. C. and Minerva Kealy.
Martha Southworth, 17, born Bastard, residing Kitley. Parents S.J. and Diantha Southworth.
Witnesses T. Southworth and Rose Parda.
On May 23, 1860.

In the index for the above record, the groom's surname is written as Kealy and indexed as such. This will be an issue with the clergyman's handwriting.
DeathShe died on 13 February 1878 at Walkerton, Bruce Co., Ontario. 
BurialShe was buried at Presbyterian Pioneer Cemetery, Walkerton. 
NoteDeath reg. 001599-78 Walkerton, Bruce Co.
Martha Healy died 13 February 1878. Age 35 years. Born Canada. Wife of E. A. Healy. Methodist. Cause of death post partum inflammation 3 weeks. Physician Dr. Sinclair et al. Informant William Tindale, Meth. ...illeg., Walkerton.

A transcription of the Pioneer Presbyterian Cemetery at Walkerton shows that Martha is buried therein. The transcription reads:

Martha Southworth wife of E. A. Healy, February 13, 1878, 35 years. 

Children of Martha Southworth and Ezra Anson Healy

Last Edited11 May 2017