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Husband: Edward Blanckley
Father: Mother: Notes
Wife: Harriet Matcham Married name: Harriet Blanckley Married: 1820 1
Born: 1799 1 Died: AUG 1838 in Raleigh House, Plymouth, Devon 2,3 (see note 1) Father: George Matcham (1754 - 1833) Mother: Catherine Nelson (1767 - 1842)
1 M Henry Duncan Blanckley | Born: 7 Feb 1820 Malta 4 | Died: 24 Sep 1854 5 | Buried 29 Sep 1854 Greenwich, London 5
2 F Catherine Nelson Parker T. Blanckley | Born: ABT 1835 Plymouth, Devon 6,7 sp. William George Ward |Married: 1864 Somerset 8 Born: 8 Apr 1830 Died: 10 Aug 1878 | Died: 23 May 1927 Devon 9,10 | Buried
3 M Nelson Matcham Raleigh Blanckley | Born: 1838 Devon 8 | Died: 1839 Sussex 8 | Buried
Sources: (1) Nelson, Thomas, a Genealogical History of the Nelson Family (1908) (2) http://freepages.genealogy.rootsweb.com/~wbritonad/cornwall/1838/deaths/AUGUST.htm. (3) . (4) http://website.lineone.net/~aldosliema/rb.htm. (5) . (6) . (7) . (8) . (9) . (10) . Event Notes Note (1) On Sunday se’nnight, at Raleigh House, Harriet, the beloved wife of Commander Edward Blanckley, R.N. aged 37[?], deeply deplored by her family and friends. She was the fourth daughter of the late George Matcham, Esq., by Catherine, daughter of the late Rev. Edmund Rector of Burnham Thorpe, Norfolk; consequently, was niece to the late Vice-Admiral Lord Viscount Nelson, and second cousin to the present Earl. She has left four children to mourn their bereavement. Sep 1838 Plymouth 9 214 For comments and questions about this family, email Howard Slatter Updated 18 May 2020 Name Index