GENE'S MARTIN FAMILY:
GEORGE MARTIN was born 2 August 1807 in
NC or Tennessee. He married Linda D. CARTER. George Martin died 5 September 1860.
Children of George Martin:
Martha J. - 1833 Tenn. -
Thomas - 1835 Tenn. -
THOMAS W. MARTIN*
B: 26 June 1835 in Tennessee and was the
son of Linda D. Carter and George Martin.
D: 24 September 1876/77 in Miller County, Missouri.
M: 11 May 1856 in Miller County, Missouri - Mary Elizabeth Conner dau. of Dennis Conner
Children of Thomas W. Martin:
Pauline R. - 1860
Thomas Seigel - June 1863 - m: Letta
C. Vaughan - d: 1948 (death
cert. gives parents as Margaret Conner & Thomas Martin, informant Joe
Martin) buried: Lamb cemetery
Amanda Clementine* - 18 April 1865 - d: 1918 Miller
Co., MO. - m: Walter Pleasant Conner (Amanda & Walter were 2nd cousins)
Joseph - 1868
Zaney - 1869
*NOTE: 1870 - There were two Thomas W. Martins
in Miller County, Missouri. One was born in 1821 & had children: Sarah E.,
William G., Thomas D., Margaret D., Amanda V.(b:1861) & Edward C.(b:1867) This family
lived in Richwoods T., Miller Co.
The second Thomas W. Martin was born 1835. Children: Pauline R., Thomas S., Amanda C., Joseph & Zaney.
AMANDA CLEMENTINE MARTIN
b: 18 April 1865 Miller Co., Mo.
d: 8 Jan. 1918 Miller Co., Mo.
m: 4 Oct. 1888 Walter Pleasant Conner (Walter & Amanda were 2nd cousins) in
Camden Co., Mo.
Children of Amanda & Walter Conner:
Thomas E. - Aug. 1883
Effie - 1889
Cora Alice* - b: 26 June 1892 - d: 20 July 1943 (death cert. gives Amanda Martin & Walter P. Conner as
parents) m: William Jackson Carroll
Oma M. - July 1894
Walter A. - Oct. 1896
1840 Census Miller County, Missouri:
(45) Martin, Frances
M 1101000000000 F 0000210100000
(18) Martin, Joseph
M 1000100000000 F 0002000000000
The George Martin Family was living next door to the Job Carter family in
Sarcoxie, Jackson T., Jasper Co., Mo. Listed for Martin family: George, Martha
1870 Census: Miller Co., Mo.
House # 169/169 - Thomas W. Martin, 35, farmer,
Tennessee. Real estate: 500 personal estate: 300.
Martha J., 37 keeps house, born Tennessee. Pauline, 10,
Missouri. Thomas S., 7, Missouri. Amanda, 5, Missouri. Joseph,
2, Missouri. Zaney, female, 10/12, Aug., Missouri.
NOTE: I am wondering if
when Thomas wife died in 1869 that his sister Martha J. (see 1850
census) moved in to take care of the children?
Living nearby: 165/165 - William G.
Martin, 32, farmer, Missouri. Children: Wm. D., thomas S., John
W., Henry S. 167/167 - Joseph Martin, 26, farmer, Missouri.
Children: Geo. W., Benj. F.
Miller County, Missouri
Amanda is listed as a hired
servant living with the James Etter family.
Mary Elizabeth died 8 Jan. 1869 in Miller County, Missouri.
Civil War military records found for Thomas W. Martin:
Co. E - 48th Regt. E.M.M.
Co. I - Richardson's Regt. Six months M.S.M.
Co. I - Cole County Home Guards
Co. I - 4th Regt. MSM Cav. Vols.
Co. F- Old 5th MSM Cav. Vols. - 2 cards
Co. C - 51st Inf. Vols.
Cole County Home Guards
Rank: Pvt. Co. I
Enlisted: June 28, 1861 - Miller Co., Mo.
Mustered Out: Sept. 30, 1861
MSM - Six Months
Richardson's Regt. - Capt. Rice - Co. I
Rank: Pvt. - Enlisted: Oct. 1, 1861 at Jefferson City
Mustered Out: Dec. 18, 1861