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Mary Margaret Hardy1

F, #14371, b. circa 1865
  • Birth*: Mary Margaret Hardy was born circa 1865.1
  • Married Name: As of 14 January 1886, her married name was Aldridge.1
  • Marriage*: She married Richard Henry Aldridge, son of Thomas Aldridge and Mary Ann Price, on Thursday, 14 January 1886 at Parish Church, Stanley, Falkland Islands; Richard, age 23 and a joiner, was married to Mary Margaret HARDY, age 19, 14 January 1886 in the Parish Church according to the Rites and Ceremonies of the Established Church after Banns by Lowther E Brandon MA Colonial Chaplain. The witnesses were Frederick Hardy and Albertina Hardy. Richard’s father was recorded as Thomas Aldridge, publican, and Mary’s father was recorded as Frederick Hardy, bricklayer.1
  • (Spouse) Death: Her spouse Richard Henry Aldridge died on 16 January 1902 at Stanley, Falkland Islands; Richard, age 41, died 16 January 1902 in Stanley from natural causes and was buried 19 January 1902 in Grave C248.2,1
  • Married Name: As of 19 October 1907, her married name was Skirving.1
  • Marriage*: Mary Margaret Hardy married John Nisbet Skirving on Saturday, 19 October 1907 at Punta Arenas, Chile; Mary, a widow living in Punta Arenas, was married to (2) John Nisbet SKIRVING, widow & engineer living in Punta Arenas, 19 October 1907 in the house of the bridegroom according to the rites and ceremonies of the Church of England after civil marriage by Edwin Coupland Aspinall, British Chaplain.1
Last Edited: 28 Oct 2016


Richard Henry Aldridge b. 27 Apr 1861, d. 16 Jan 1902


Thomas Henry Aldridge1 b. 23 Nov 1886, d. 19 Oct 1906
Frederick James Aldridge1 b. 6 Sep 1888
Arthur Charles Aldridge1 b. 16 Jun 1890, d. 2 Feb 1958
Richard Herbert Aldridge1 b. 9 Aug 1894


  1. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) Falkland Islands Government, Jane Cameron National Archives http://www.fig.gov.fk/archives/index.php/online-collections/people/19th-century-families/a-to-c
    Jeremy Moore Avenue, P.O. Box 687, Stanley, Falkland Islands, FIQQ 1ZZ
    e-mail address [Oct 2016].
  2. [S49] Website Web Site online (www.) http://stewartreid.tribalpages.com/tribe/browse?userid=stewartreid&view=0&pid=1370&ver=62431 [Oct 2016].