Bio: Martha (my great-grandmother) was eighth born of nine children of Lewis (Louis) James Mathena and Elizabeth Jane Spence.
Martha married Allen James Osborn on Feb 7, 1888 in Blair, Washington Co., Nebraska. They were married 47 years at the time of Martha's death in 1935.
Martha and Allen had ten children between them of which six survived to adulthood. First born was Elmer Osborn born and died in 1889, second born was Grace Myrtle Osborn (my mother's mother) born in 1890, third born unknown child born and died unknown, fourth born was Maude Viola Osborn born in 1896, fifth born unknown child born and died unknown, sixth born was Jenny Elizabeth Osborn born in 1902 and died in 1903, seventh born was Rosa Josephine Osborn born in 1904, eight born was Alice Etta Osborn born in 1905, ninth born was James Leonard "Jimmy" Osborn born in 1907, and tenth born was Ella Pauline Osborn born in 1912.