Margaret Kerr Martin
ID No.99, (7 November 1920 - 2 August 2009)
|Father*||John Martin1,2 b. 31 Dec 1896, d. 1 Feb 1957|
|Mother*||Johanna Kerr Todd1,3,2 b. 25 Jan 1894, d. 28 Feb 1981|
|Relationship||Aunt of Patricia Elizabeth Chalmers|
|Descendent Chart for Peter Martin|
Descendent Chart for James McNicoll
Descendent Chart for David Todd
Descendent Chart for John Kerr
|Nickname||Margaret Kerr Martin was usually known as Rita.4|
|7 Nov 1920||John Martin, Johanna Kerr Todd and Margaret Kerr Martin lived at 2 Methilhill, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.1|
|Birth*||7 Nov 1920||She was born in 2 Methilhill, Wemyss, Fife, Scotland.1|
|Birth Reg||20 Nov 1920||Her birth was registered in Buckhaven by her father, John Martin.1|
|Baptism||20 Apr 1921||Margaret Kerr Martin was baptised in St Serf's UP Church, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.5|
|Misc*||c 1932||Photo taken at Camp with Dysart Guides.4|
|Occupation||bt 1935 - 1938||She was a clerkess for approximately three years with Henry Carmichael (Joiners & Undertakers), Oswald Wynd, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Occupation||bt 1938 - 1946||She was a "counter" clerkess with the GPO (postal services), initially working at the High Street branch, Kirkcaldy. When men were taken away for War service, she moved to the bigger branch at Hunter Street, Kirkcaldy..4|
|Occupation*||a 1946||On the return of the menfolk from the war, she transferred to become a telephonist with the GPO (telephones).4|
|20 Feb 1954||She was a bridesmaid at the wedding of James Chalmers and Elizabeth McNicoll Martin on 20 Feb 1954 in St John's Parish Church, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.6,7,8,9,10|
|Residence*||20 Feb 1954||Margaret Kerr Martin lived at 13 Grieve Street, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.6|
|Occupation||She was a travelling supervisor with GPO (telephones).4|
|Retirement*||7 Nov 1980||She retired.4|
|Residence||bt 1981 - 1985||She lived at Caithness Place, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Residence||2 Mar 1981||She lived at 17 Denend Crescent, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.3|
| Death Reg|
|2 Mar 1981||She registered the death of her mother, Johanna Kerr Martin, in Kirkcaldy.3|
|Residence||bt 1985 - 2002||Margaret Kerr Martin lived at 31 Spencer Place, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Residence||bt 2002 - 2009||She lived at 29 Terrace Street, Dysart, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Medical*||9 May 2008||Margaret Kerr Martin suffered a stroke and was admitted to Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Medical||c 13 Jun 2008||She was moved to Cameron Hospital, Windygates, Fife, Scotland for rehabilitation.4|
|Medical||13 Nov 2008||She fell and broke her left ankle and was admitted to Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Medical||22 Dec 2008||She was transferred to a long-term care ward in Whyteman's Brae Hospital, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Residence||19 Feb 2009||She moved to Bennochy Lodge Nursing Home, 31a Bennochy Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland when she agree that she could no longer look after herself.4|
|Death*||2 Aug 2009||She died at Bennochy Lodge Nursing Home, 31a Bennochy Road, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland, aged 88.2|
|Death Reg||5 Aug 2009||Her death was registered by her sister, Elizabeth McNicoll Chalmers, in Kirkcaldy.2|
|Cremation*||10 Aug 2009||Margaret Kerr Martin was cremated at Kirkcaldy Crematorium, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland.4|
|Ashes||28 Sep 2009||The ashes of Margaret Kerr Martin were scattered in the grounds at Dysart Parish Church, Dysart, Fife, Scotland. No memorial marker was placed.4|
|Memorial||A gravestone to the memory of Margaret Kerr Martin is located Sect.C, Plot 330, Hayfield Cemetery, Kirkcaldy, Fife, Scotland. There is also a table in her memory at Dysart Kirk.11|
|Last Edited||17 Feb 2018|
- [S1] Birth Cert: 1920: Buckhaven (459/2),582.
- [S21] Death Cert: 2009: Kirkcaldy (421),487.
- [S21] Death Cert: 1981: Kirkcaldy (421),135.
- [S99] Verbal.
- [S66] Other Document : Annotation by minister on original Birth certificate showing baptism.
- [S11] Marr Cert: 1954: Kirkcaldy (421),41.
- [S1] Birth Cert: 1955: Kirkcaldy (421),13.
- [S11] Marr Cert: 1977: Kirkcaldy (421),215.
- [S21] Death Cert: 2001: Kirkcaldy (421),200.
- [S21] Death Cert: 2012: Kirkcaldy (421),764.
- [S76] Memorial Stone: Kirkcaldy, Hayfield Cemetery, Sect.C, Row 5R, No.1.