Katharine Marsh
(17??-1801?)
Of the Parish of St Margarets, Rochester, Kent. 
Second wife of Milbourne Marsh

 

Born: not known but died after 21 November 1800 and before 28 February 1801.
Daughter of: not known (possible family name Twopenny).
Sister of: not known.
Katharine was the second wife of: Milbourne Marsh (1709-1778).
It is assumed that Katherine did not have any children.  Her husband Milbourne Marsh had a number of children presumably by his first wife.

Katharine Marsh: An Overview

We know of Katharine only from her will and the will (prob 11/1354) of her husband Milbourne Marsh (prob 11/1053), both wills being in the Public Record Office at Kew.  She names as her executors her brother in law George Marsh Commissioner of the Navy, her nephews Reverend Richard Twopenny of Rutland and Edward Soan Twopenny of Rochester, Kent.  She also mentions William Twopenny of Rochester, her friend Ralph Banks, her maid Betty Taylor.  Her will was written 13 October 1794 and 21 November 1800.  It was proved 28 February 1801.  She requested to be buried in the Cathedral Church of Rochester.  Reference is also made ot her in the Family letters from the Betty Harrison archive.

 

Notes from the Betty Harrison archive are as follows:

 

Account Current with Mr Marsh as Executor  of the Surviving Trustee of  Milbourne Marsh Esq. with his Residuary Legatees.

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