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Rev. Alfred “Clare” MOTYER

Male 1897 - 1933  (35 years)
Person ID: I8   |  Last Modified: 24 Apr 2024


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  • Name Alfred “Clare” MOTYER  [1, 2
    Prefix Rev. 
    Relationshipwith Léonce Reginald “Tupsy” MOTYER
    Associated names MOTYER , MOTIER 
    Name Clare 
    Gender Male 
    Birth 2 Mar 1897  Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Died 24 Jan 1933  Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Cause: Pneumonia, 37 yrs., 11 mos. 
    Buried Reynolds Township Cemetery, Howard City, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Rev Alfred Clare Motyer (1897-1933) - Find a Grave Memorial
    Rev Alfred Clare Motyer (1897-1933) - Find a Grave Memorial
    Notes 
    • (Research):Wedding - Motyer-Jefferson
      m. Dec 27 1922 LambethEdna daughter of Rev and Mrs Selby Jefferson m. Rev A.C. Motyer, son of Mr and Mrs Motyer of Hamilton, Bermuda
      father of bride officiated
      will reside in Boston Mass.
  • Parents

    Family ID: F29 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father John Fletcher MOTYER, Sr. (ID:I7)
              b. 20 Jun 1850, Bridport, Dorsetshire County (now Dorset County), England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Apr 1927, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
    Other Partners:
    Ethel Louise BROWN
              b. 12 May 1878, St. George's Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 May 1955, St. George's Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)   
    Helen “Nellie” CHILDS
              b. 14 Oct 1900  
              d. 5 Apr 1917  (Age 16 years) 
     
    Mother Matilda Frith “Tillie” STONE (ID:I69)
              b. 9 Feb 1851, Devonshire Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 31 Jul 1928, City of Hamilton, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 77 years) 
    Marriage 11 Nov 1875  City of Hamilton, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Age at Marriage John Fletcher was 25 years and 5 months old - Matilda Frith was 24 years and 9 months old. (≠ 8 months - Were Married 51 years and 5 months). 
    Maps
    Map: Bermuda, City of Hamilton
    Children
     1. MaleJohn Fletcher MOTYER, Jr. (ID:I70)
              b. 11 Jan 1877, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Jan 1965, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 88 years)
     2. FemaleEmily Ann “Emmie” MOTYER (ID:I71)
              b. 22 Oct 1878, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1960 (Age 81 years)
     3. FemaleMatilda Estelle MOTYER (ID:I72)
              b. 10 Oct 1880, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jun 1881, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 0 years)
     4. MaleHenry MOTYER (ID:I73)
              b. 16 Jul 1882, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1954, Towanda, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 71 years)
     5. FemaleAnnie Rosalie MOTYER (ID:I74)
              b. 7 Nov 1884, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Aug 1967, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 82 years)
     6. MaleLéonce Reginald MOTYER, Sr. (ID:I75)
              b. 11 Feb 1886, City of Hamilton, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Apr 1950, Paget Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 64 years)
     7. FemaleMarie Cecilia MOTYER (ID:I137)
              b. 13 Nov 1890, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Oct 1964 (Age 73 years)
     8. MaleHerbert Percival MOTYER (ID:I139)
              b. 23 Jul 1896, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Sep 1972, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 76 years)
     9. MaleRev. Alfred “Clare” MOTYER (ID:I8) (current person)
              b. 2 Mar 1897, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Jan 1933, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 35 years)
  • Family

    Family ID: F3 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  |  Last Modified: 7 Feb 2008  
    Wife Edna J. JEFFERSON (ID:I9)
              b. 6 Nov 1897, Exploits, Burnt Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Jun 1977, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 79 years) 
    Marriage 27 Dec 1922  Lambeth, London, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage Alfred “Clare” was 25 years and 9 months old - Edna J. was 25 years and 1 month old. (≠ 8 months - Were Married 10 years and 1 month). 
    Children 
      1. FemaleGwendolyn Claire MOTYER (ID:I162)
              b. 5 Nov 1927, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 28 Jun 2016, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 88 years)
    Lyle PERRY, Jr.  (Age 94 years)  m. 28 Oct 1949
      2. FemaleShirley Cozette MOTYER (ID:I181)
              b. 31 Oct 1929, Rosebush, Isabella County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Jan 2022 (Age 92 years)
    Douglas Richard “Doug” EHMAN  (Age 74 years)  m. 2 Feb 1950
      3. MaleDerwin Clare MOTYER (ID:I198)
              b. 31 Jan 1933, Howard City, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 7 Mar 1998, Otsego, Allegan County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 65 years)
    Imogene “Gene” GAINES  (Age 78 years)  m. 23 Nov 1971
    Maps
    Map: Canada, Ontario
  • Other Personal Events

    Unique Identifier 48C6C5959D084E2C893AE1C3D9DF098C3B4F 
    Alt. Birth 2 Mar 1895 
    Cemetery Reynolds Township Cemetery, Howard City, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Reynolds Township Cemetery is also known as:
      • Reynolds Cemetery
    Find-a-Grave Cemetery
    • Find-a-Grave Cemetery ID: 1465
    Find-a-Grave Memorial ID 18913464 
    Siblings 4 brothers and 4 sisters 
       1.Male John Fletcher MOTYER, Jr.
              b. 11 Jan 1877, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Jan 1965, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    FemaleHelena Kathryn GRANFIELD
              b. Abt 1880  
              d. Abt 1911  (Age 31 years),  m. Abt 1906  
    FemaleMary Alice BURKE
              b. 10 Nov 1886, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1923, Stoneham, Middlesex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years),  m. 16 Sep 1913, Salem, Essex County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
    FemaleEthel Louise BROWN
              b. 12 May 1878, St. George's Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 6 May 1955, St. George's Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years),  m. 16 Oct 1946, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  
       2.Female Emily Ann “Emmie” MOTYER
              b. 22 Oct 1878, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1960  (Age 81 years)
    MaleWilliam “Will” CHILDS
              b. Abt 1874  
              d. Yes, date unknown  ,  m. 29 Nov 1899  
       3.Female Matilda Estelle MOTYER
              b. 10 Oct 1880, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 26 Jun 1881, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
       4.Male Henry MOTYER
              b. 16 Jul 1882, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 1954, Towanda, Bradford County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
    FemaleMyrtle B. NESBITT
              b. 15 Sep 1885, Lehman Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Dec 1965, Dallas, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years),  m. 11 Oct 1910, Lehman Township, Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  
       5.Female Annie Rosalie MOTYER
              b. 7 Nov 1884, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Aug 1967, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
       6.Male Léonce Reginald MOTYER, Sr.
              b. 11 Feb 1886, City of Hamilton, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 12 Apr 1950, Paget Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)
    FemaleEmily Jones COOPER
              b. 10 May 1892, Warwick Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Feb 1969, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years),  m. 14 Oct 1916, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  
       7.Female Marie Cecilia MOTYER
              b. 13 Nov 1890, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 11 Oct 1964  (Age 73 years)
    MaleArthur George Dadswell COULSTON
              b. 25 Oct 1883  
              d. 29 Jan 1955  (Age 71 years),  m. 14 Aug 1915, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  
       8.Male Herbert Percival MOTYER
              b. 23 Jul 1896, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 2 Sep 1972, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)
    FemaleMildred Eveson HALLETT
              b. 5 Sep 1899, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 4 Feb 1994, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 94 years),  m. 15 Apr 1925, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  
       9.Male Rev. Alfred “Clare” MOTYER (current person)
              b. 2 Mar 1897, Pembroke Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 24 Jan 1933, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years)
    FemaleEdna J. JEFFERSON
              b. 6 Nov 1897, Exploits, Burnt Island, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Jun 1977, Grand Rapids, Kent County, Michigan, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years),  m. 27 Dec 1922, Lambeth, London, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  
     
    Patriarch & Matriarch
    Joseph MOTYER
              b. Abbotsbury, Dorsetshire County (now Dorset County), England Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. Mar 1779, Swyre, Dorsetshire County (now Dorset County), England Find all individuals with events at this location  (3 x Great Grandfather) 
    Elizabeth HINSON  
              d. Aft 1690, Southampton Parish, Bermuda Find all individuals with events at this location  (6 x Great Grandmother) 
  • Cemeteries
    Cemetery: Reynolds Township Cemetery, Howard City, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA
    Cemetery: Reynolds Township Cemetery, Howard City, Montcalm County, Michigan, USA

    Find-a-Grave Cemetery ID: 1465

    Reynolds Township Cemetery is also known as:
    • Reynolds Cemetery

  • Event Map

  • Source Citations

    1. [S83] Internet: Website: Ancestry.com, (http://www.Ancestry.com), accessed 6 Sep 2023), Clarke Family Tree (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/35425820/person/400008383031/story

    2. [S322] Internet: Website: Find-a-Grave, (https://www.findagrave.com/), accessed 31 Mar 2024), Rev Alfred Clare Motyer (1897-1933) (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/18913464

    3. [S83] Internet: Website: Ancestry.com, (http://www.Ancestry.com), accessed 6 Sep 2023), Clarke Family Tree (Reliability: 3).
      https://www.ancestry.ca/family-tree/person/tree/35425820/person/29116880401/story