Martha A Poole was born 19 Apr 1834 in Tennessee to Gile B and Elender Poole. She married Rev. Thomas Henry Carlton on 28 Oct 1852 in Weakley County, Tennessee. Martha died 7 Dec 1870 in Weakley County, Tennessee.
Their children were:
Nancy E Carlton born 1854 (Thomas Stafford) Giles Emerson Carlton born 22 nov 1856 (Lee Emma Walls and Lin Dora Walls) William Wade Carlton, Reverend born Sep 1858 (Edna B Smyth) Thomas Henry Jefferson Carlton born 1 Jul 1861 (Elizabeth 'Betty' Grooms) Sarah Ellen Carlton born 28 Aug 1863 (J Ransom Smith) Finis E Carlton born 1865 (Florence Grooms and Princie E Holt) Kate Carlton born 1868 (James Benjamin Holt)