Cundall Family Tree

Mary Jane (Polly) King (1863 - 1936)


Mary Jane (Polly) King was the daughter of John King and Ann Cundall.

Polly was born around 1863 in Dallowgill, Kirkby Malzeard, Yorkshire.

Polly married John Watson on Saturday 10 January 1885 in the Parish Church, Dallowgill, Yorkshire.
The witnesses at the marriage were Margaret Ellen King and Reuben King.
Polly was 21 years old and John was 21 years old when they married.

She had the following children from her marriage to John Watson:

- Margaret Watson

born on 19 October 1885 in Dallowgill, Kirkby Malzeard, Yorkshire.

The places where she lived have been identified as:

From To Place Source of Information
1863    Dallowgill, Kirkby Malzeard, Yorkshire.  Note 1. 
1871    Aldfield, Ripon, Yorkshire.  Census Data. 
1891  1901  Smaden Head, Eavestone, Ripon, Yorkshire.  Census Data. 

Polly died when she was 73 years old, on Sunday 27 December 1936 in Kirkby Malzeard, near Ripon, North Yorkshire.  

Her gravestone in St Peter's Church, Dallowgill, Kirkby Malzeard has the following inscription:

In loving memory of
John Watson
of Biggin
Died July 23 1930
Aged 66 years.


Mary Jane
his beloved wife
of Kirkby Moor
Died Dec. 27 1936
Aged 73 years

A photo of Smaden Head with the family can be seen on the Pictures page (see 'Pictures' link above).

The picture of her gravestone was from the Dallowgill website.

Notes - Sources of information:
1. See 1901 Census. Mary's birthplace.

Census Data:

Year Address
1871 Aldfield, Ripon, Yorkshire.
1891 Smoden Head, Eavestone, Ripon, Yorkshire.
1901 Smoden Head, Eavestone, Ripon, Yorkshire.