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Martha Anjeline Kolb Starr
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Birth: Nov. 18, 1846
Troup County
Georgia, USA
Death: Jan. 6, 1938

Daughter of Jonathon and Sarah Walston Kolb.
Brother; Henry James Kolb 1835-1873
Married Perry Starr, 21 October, 1863, Anderson County, Texas.
He and Martha had the following 15 children, only one dying as a baby, the other 14 reached adulthood;
1. William Henry 1865-1919
2. George Washington 1867-1917
3. Issac Jonathan 1868-1905
4. Amanda Jane Starr Hancock 1870-1946
5. John 1872-1939
6. Sarah Emeline Starr
7. Perry, Jr. 1876-1951
8. Susannah 1877-1968
9. Jettie Starr 1879-1948
10. Lemuel 1881-1969
11. Paul 1883-1964
12. Timothy 1885-1963
12. James b. 1888 d. 1888
13. Martha Emily 1889-1976
15. Hattie 1894-1980

Perry set aside a cemetery on his property. Perry Starr Cemetery.
He, Martha and a lot of their descendants are buried here.
Children, Grandchildren and Great-Grandchildren.

This letter was written by Perry Starr, Jr. in reference of the death of his father Perry Starr.

~~~~
While researching documents for men with the surname of Starr I happened upon this one for Perry Starr and found an interesting letter from the Texas State Archives concerning the death and burial. I have found out from her Great Grandson, Ray Camp, this letter is in reference to Martha Anjaline Kolb Starr.

The letter was addressed to: Mr Geo. Shepperd Comptroller of Public Accounts Austin, Texas.

Dear Sir:
In reply to your letter of January 27, I am enclosing statement of the doctor. I sent you the statement of the undertaker with the application.The reason there is no casket or undertaker service, other than embalming, was that the casket was Home-made and my father, before his death, cut and seasoned the material and made arrangements for the burial space, etc...All material besides lumber, such as interior and exterior, we bought and paid for by me. The cemetery is onlly a few hundred yards from the house so it was not necessary to use a hearse.Trusting that this information might help in closing this claim, I remain Yours very truly, (hand written signature) Perry Starr, Jr.Subscribed to sworn to before me this the day of January, 1938 (Anderson co, Tx Notary Public(written on stationary from South Hassel Funeral Home, Palestine, Texas)
- Ann Davis


Letter posted by; Ann Davis.
All above research added by me NB, except her parents, which was added by Y.B. Walston.

Father-# 20356779
Jonathan Kolb
Birth Jul. 12, 1807 in Georgia, USA
Death Dec. 18, 1872 in Ellis County Texas, USA/

Mother-# 20356614
Sarah Walston
Birth Dec. 12, 1816 in Darlington County South Carolina, USA
Death Jan. 29, 1899 in Runnels County Texas, USA/

Her daughter-# 69962417
Susannah A Starr
Birth 1877 in Elkhart, Anderson County, Texas
Death 1968 in Anderson, Texas/
MARRIED her COUSIN's Widowed husband Robert(Linton)Lincoln Leonard Carter-# 69962381
THE COUSIN was-Lula Camelia Kolb the daughter of ;{Martha's BROTHER}

Andrew Jackson Kolb-# 87114642
Birth Apr. 18, 1856 in Texas
Death Nov. 28, 1958 in Ennis, Ellis, Texas,/

and wife-Frances M. "Fannie" Sconch-# 87114526
Birth 1859
Death 1908 in Pearsall, Frio County, Texas, USA/











 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Jonathon Kolb (1807 - 1872)
  Sarah Walston Kolb (1816 - 1899)
 
 Spouse:
  Perry Starr (1839 - 1897)*
 
 Children:
  William Henry Starr (1865 - 1919)*
  George Washington Starr (1867 - 1917)*
  Amanda Starr Hancock (1868 - 1946)*
  Isaac Jonathan Starr (1868 - 1905)*
  John Starr (1872 - 1945)*
  Sarah Emaline Starr Brooks (1874 - 1938)*
  Perry Starr (1876 - 1951)*
  Susannah Starr Carter (1877 - 1968)*
  Jettie Starr Camp (1879 - 1948)*
  Lemuel S. Starr (1881 - 1969)*
  Paul Starr (1883 - 1964)*
  Timothy Starr (1885 - 1963)*
  James Starr (1888 - 1888)*
  Martha Emily Starr Adams (1889 - 1976)*
  Hattie Starr Adams (1894 - 1980)*
 
 Siblings:
  Henry James Kolb (1835 - 1873)*
  Francis M. Kolb (1841 - 1928)*
  Martha Anjeline Kolb Starr (1846 - 1938)
  Amanda Jane Kolb Daniel (1848 - 1907)*
  Rebecca Cornelia Kolb Walston (1851 - 1934)*
  Andrew Jackson Kolb (1856 - 1958)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Perry Starr Cemetery
Anderson County
Texas, USA
 
Maintained by: Kat
Originally Created by: Y. B. Walston
Record added: Jul 08, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 20356406
Martha Anjeline <i>Kolb</i> Starr
Added by: Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
 
Martha Anjeline <i>Kolb</i> Starr
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Added by: Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
 
 
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Thinking of you!
- Kat
 Added: Dec. 24, 2012

- Nancy Franklin-Walling Bundrick
 Added: May. 19, 2011

- Charles E. Carroll
 Added: Mar. 13, 2011
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