Born Aug 17th 1897
After her Father Jesse’s death went to London for a time as house helper to the family of her uncle Ernest Corley.
Margaret returned to Somerset as cheese maker for Leonard Burge at Bow Farm, Badgworth. Near East Brent.
There she met Joseph Counsell from Biddisham, a nearby village and they married in 1935. There is a list of Counsell’s connected with East Brent here
They lived and famed at Tarnock House, Bidesham all their married life and had two children Jane born 1936 and Simon 1941.