Mary Ann Hicks 1875-1919 & Joseph Bennetts Wall 1876-1955
Married Jul-Sep 1900 Penzance vol 5c page 399
Mary Ann Hicks
Eldest daughter of Thomas & Elizabeth Hicks
Birth: Apr-June 1875 Penzance vol 5c p. 310, Cornwall
Died: Age of 43 in Jan-Mar 1919 Penzance vol 5c p. 398, St Just in Penwith, Cornwall
Buried: 14 Jan 1919 St Just in Penwith, Cornwall
Joseph Bennetts Wall
Son of Thomas & Mary Jane Wall
Baptised: 10 Jul 1876 Pendeen, Cornwall. Residence Carnyorth.
Died: At the age 79 on 28 Jul 1955 Pendeen, Cornwall
Jul-Sep Penzance vol 7a p72
Mary Ann lived most of her life in the St Just in Penwith area except for a few years 1909-11 where with her family she relocated to Globe City in Arizona. Her husband Joseph first visited the US at the time of the 1901 English census. It is not known how long or where Joe was in the US at that time but it is assumed it would have been Arizona. He did come back to Cornwall and bring his family out to settle in Globe City. After a few years in Globe City they decided to move back to Cornwall.
In 1881 Mary is a 6 year old school student .
By the 1891 Census Mary is 16 and most probably helping Mum at home .
The 1901 Census was taken on 31 March. At this time Mary was married to Joseph Wall and Joe was abroad in the USA. Their first child Florence was two months old.
Joseph, Mary, children & Joseph Perrow Hicks move to the USA in 1909 settling in Globe City, Arizona.
By the 1910 US Census Joseph & Mary were living at 379 Tonto Street, Globe City, Gila County, Arizona. Joe’s brother Edward was lodging with them.
Joseph, Mary and children return to England on 26 Nov 1911.
Probate notice for Joseph Bennetts Wall 1955