The Master Mariner in-laws: Captains Goldsmith, Day and Axup

Photographer Thomas J. Nevin’s father-in-law was Captain James Day (1806-1882), father of his wife Elizabeth Rachel Day and her younger sister Mary Sophia Day who married Captain Hector Axup (1843-1927) in 1878. Thomas Nevin’s wife Elizabeth Rachel Day was named after Captain James Day’s sister, Elizabeth Day, who had married master mariner Captain Edward Goldsmith (1806-1869) in 1829 at St George, Liverpool, England.… More The Master Mariner in-laws: Captains Goldsmith, Day and Axup