I have a Mary Ann PORTER, b. abt. 1854, prb. England. She married Joseph William PLANCK of Brighton, Sussex Co., England (a surveyor) abt 1872 in England.
They had a dtr., Beatrice Sarah PLANCK, b. Dec. 24, 1874 Cemetery Road, Trowbridge, County of Wiltshire, England. Birth registered in Melksham District Jan 24, 1874.
Another child is believed to be Charles Herbert PLANCK, b. Mar. 21, 1872, Brighton, Sussex Co., England. He died Mar. 23, 1914, Biddeford, Maine. Chas. married Myrtle Blanch DUNN of Maitland, Nova Scotia, Canada.
Mary Ann and Joseph may have had another son.
Also, I have Mary Ann BLUNDEN,b. abt 1850 England. She married Arthur PLANCK and supposedly died at sea, on the way to Canada, @ birth of dtr., Beatrice Marian Planck. Birth certificate of Beatrice Marian lists birthplace as 54 Buckingham Rd., Brighton, Sussex, England. Beatriec Marian was raised by her "auntie" Beatrice Sarah PLANCK (above).