- Marr Cert: At All Saints Church Parish of Croydon..Full Age Spinster, Residence - Croydon, Father - William Bentham - Tanner, Witnesses - Ch arles Cooper and Sarah Cooper.
Edward Cooper's 2nd wife. 1851 Census - Seamstress - aged 25 - Unmarrie d - address Croydon Rd, Streatham - born Walworth, Surrey.
Edward's 2nd Marriage
Edward married a second time to Maria Anne Bentham at Church of All Sou ls, Croydon on 26 June 1853.
Maria Anne Bentham
Maria Anne's father, William Bentham, married Sarah Bray on 21 March 18 13 at St Dunstan in the West, London.
Sarah Bray is shown in the 1851 Census
Sarah Bentham - West Side Croydon Road, Streatham Lodger, Widow aged 64 , Monthly Nurse, born Finsbury, Middlesex.
Maria Bentham, Daughter, Unmarried, age 25, Sempstress, Dressmaker, bn W alworth, Surrey
Eliza McCann, Granddaughter, Unmarried, age 8, Scholar, Old Kent Road, S urrey
In Edward and Maria Anne's Marriage Certificate Maria is shown as a Spi nster with her father, William Bentham, a Tanner. The witnesses to the m arriage were Edward's brother and his wife - Charles and Sarah Cooper. M aria was born in Walworth, Surrey.