Henry Martyn Jeffery

aged 65
John Jeffery
Laura Curgenven
Gwennap, St Wenappa
  1. North aisle west, , four lights, Scenes from the early life of Christ.
    2. Christ found by his parents with the doctors in the temple
    1a. Annunciation to the Virgin Mary 1b. Adoration of the Christ-child by Mary and Joseph 1c. Elizabeth blessing Mary 1d. Nunc dimittis
  1. Birth, Exeter Flying Post p 4.
  2. Baptism (middle name spelt Martin), Cornwall OPC Baptisms.
  3. Admitted to St John’s College, Cambridge, , ACAD, JFRY845HM (also gives date of birth).
  4. Death, Cornishman p 8.
  5. Burial, Cornwall OPC Burials.
  6. Described as descended from Henry Martyn, the missionary. Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8, West Briton and Cornwall Advertiser p 2. In fact, his maternal grandmother, Laura Curgenven, née Martyn, was the Revd Henry Martyn’s sister.
  7. Died intestate and the whole of his estate was inherited by his aunt, Mary Ann Curgenven, Royal Cornwall Gazette p 8.