Edith Isobel Seymour


Born: 16 February 1869 ~ Died: 6 April 1970 ~ York
Married Edward Thomas Margrett 30 April 1903 Alne York

Born in York the daughter of William Seymour and Hannah Boddington. She married Edward Thomas Margrett in 1903 and the witnesses at her wedding were Howard Tye (known as Jo later to become Joanies father in law), William Seymour (father of the bride), Dorothy Seymour (Ediths younger sister) and Frederick Clitherow Margrett (father of the groom). They had 2 daughters Barbara followed by Joan. When her husband died she spent the rest of her life spending 6 months in York with Joanie, Ken and their daughter Alison and the rest of the year with her daughter Barbara and her family. Edith died at Purey Cust Nursing Home in York on 6 April 1970 from Broncho-pneumonia and senility.


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