His life and books
|Born: 1886 Longnor, Staffordshire|
|Died: 1950 Longnor, Staffordshire|
|Richard Goodwin Gould 1822-1892|
|Martha Wooddisse 1847-1922|
|Ellen Gould 1872-1959|
|Frederic Thomas Gould 1874-1956|
|Richard Goodwin Gould 1877-1953|
|Margaret Mary Gould 1881-1970|
|John Gould 1889-1917|
|Elizabeth Gould 1892-1977|
Martha Gould (left) with her mother and sister Margaret MaryGould
When the Census was taken in 1911 she was living at the Crewe and Harpur Arms Hotel in Longnor, assisting her widowed mother in running the business together with her sisters Margaret Mary Gould and Elizabeth Gould.
She was unmarried.
Martha Gould died on 7 June 1950 at Longnor aged 63 years. Her Will was proved on 10 November 1950 (1).
(1) "GOULD Martha of the Crew [sic] and Harpur Arms Hotel Longnor Staffordshire spinster died 7 June 1950 Probate Manchester 10 November to The Westminster Bank Limited. Effects £1788 4s 9d." England and Wales, National Probate Calendar (Index of Wills and Administrations) 1858-1966 (1950) page 694.
The group photograph was kindly provided by Eileen and Peter Bentley, and dates from about 1895.