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The marriage of Thomas William Packham, of the Liberation Force 135, and Jersey girl Dulcie May Marguerie, daughter of Philip Thomas Marguerie, and Lydia Ann, nee Le Cornu, of St Peter, in July 1945


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Direct links to lists of baptisms, marriages and burials for the Margrie family can be found under Family Records opposite. If you want to search for records for a spelling variant of Margrie, or for any other family name, just click below on the first letter of the family name you are interested in. This will open a new tab in your browser giving you a list of family names beginning with that letter, for which there are baptism records in our database of half a million church and public registry records.

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Origin of Surname

This is a surname which is generally accepted as being of Roman (Latin) origins. It derives from the the word "margarita" meaning pearl, and as such was not surprisingly one of the earliest recorded female personal names. It is said that the Romans themselves had "borrowed" the name from the conquered Greeks, and that they in turn had previously borrowed it from the early Persians.

An early example in the surviving registers of the city of London is that of Pierre Margrie who was a Huguenot refugee, and whose son David was christened at Threadneedle Street, French Church, on 4 May 1651.

Jersey

John Margrie married Anne Seward on 15 November 1840 at St Saviour, Jersey. John was born c1821 in Bridport, Dorset, England and Anne was born c1817 in Chard, Somerset, England.

They had the following children in Jersey:

  • Albert Thomas b 2 Jan 1842, Baptised 10 April, St Helier. Godparents: Her father and Julia Jane Boutillier
  • Theophius b 1846, St Helier. 1871 census 55 Clearwiew Strett, trunk maker
  • Theodore b 1848-49 St Helier. 1871 census, in prison
  • Alfred Augustus b 1850 St Helier. 1861 census: 10 Stainsforth Road, Battersea, London
  • Theophuler William Margrie. He married Jane Rachel Gilliard, d of James John Gilliard, seaman.
  • 1891 census: Theodore Margrie At Albion House, age 42, furniture broker; Jane Margrie (wife of Theodore) age 43
  • 1901 census: 10 Union Street, Thodore Margrie age 52, furniture dealer; Jane Margrie Housewife age 51
  • There is a Louisa Margrie 1879 committed to the General Hospital with rheumatism on 1 January, she was discharged on 09/04/1879
  • In the 1871 census Theodore Margrie was in prison: 23/09/1869 convicted of theft; 29/11/1869 convicted of burglary and theft; 27/06/1870 convicted of assault and theft; 14/12/1871 convicted of theft; 9/11/1871 convicted of assault and theft; 05/10/1871 convicted of theft; 02/09/1871 convicted of assault
  • 1881 census he was in Borstal in Kent England
  • Theodore Margrie age 31 convicted at HM Prison Borstal, Occupation labourer (Coach)
  • In the 1871 census Ann Margrie 1817 was down as a widow. John Margrie died c1857 St Helier
  • 1871 census Alfred 1850 was a house painter. He and his mother lived at 5 Seaton Street St Helier
  • 1861 census Alfred (Albert) was down as a boy 1st class from Jersey he was down as British ships in home ports.

Variants

  • Marguerite
  • Margueritte
  • Margeride
  • Magaride
  • Margalide
  • Margerit
  • Marguerie
  • Margery
  • Margary
  • Margrie
  • Margarit
  • Margi
  • Margotti
  • Margiotta

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Family wills


These wills created by members of the Marguerie family are now held by Jersey Archive. By visiting the archive site and using the names, dates and reference numbers shown here, it is possible to view a copy of each will. You will have to subscribe to the Archive's online service to do this. To find out more about this collection, which covers the period from 1663 to 1980, and how to search for your family's wills there, visit our Jersey wills page

  • Martha Marguerie née Gaudin, of 12 The Terrace, 1 Grosvenor Street, St Helier - 27 December 1940, D/Y/A/107
  • Marie Marguerie, widow of Louis Pratt - 12 March 1919, D/Y/A/79
  • Josué Margueris of St Mary, bequeaths to the poor of St Mary, £20 of the order 15 May 1784 - D/Y/A/13


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The church record links above will open in a new tab in your browser and generate the most up-to-date list of each set of records from our database. These lists replace earlier Family page baptism lists, which were not regularly updated. They have the added advantage that they produce a chronological listing for the family name in all parishes, so you do not have to search through A-Z indexes, parish by parish.

We have included some important spelling variants on some family pages, but it may be worth searching for records for a different spelling variant. Think of searching for variants with or without a prefix, such as Le or De. To search for further variants, or for any other family name, just click on the appropriate link below for the first letter of the family name, and a new tab will open, giving you the option to choose baptism, marriage or burial records. You will then see a list of available names for that type of record and you can select any name from that list. That will display all records of the chosen type for that family name, and you can narrow the search by adding a given name, selecting a parish or setting start and end dates in the form you will see above. You can also change the family name, or search for a partial name if you are not certain of the spelling

The records are displayed 30 to a page, but by selecting the yellow Wiki Table option at the top left of the page you can open a full, scrollable list. This list will either be displayed in a new tab or a pop-up window. You may have to edit the settings of your browser to allow pop-up windows for www.jerripediabmd.net. For the small number of family names for which a search generates more than 1,500 records you will have to refine your search (perhaps using start or end dates) to reduce the number of records found.

New records

Starting in August 2020 we are adding several thousand new records from the registers of Roman Catholic, Methodist and other non-conformist churches. These will appear in date order within a general search of the records and are also individually searchable within the database search form

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