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Martha "Mattie" Posey Armstrong
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Birth: May 10, 1907
Blount County
Alabama, USA
Death: Mar. 10, 1985
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA

Martha Posey was the daughter of Seaborn B Posey and Candia Lou Ellard Duncan Posey. She married Aaron Clay Armstrong on August 23, 1930 in Bessemer, Jefferson County, Alabama.
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Mattie is one of nine children born to Seaborn and Candia Ellard. They are Clarence, Seaborn, Jr., Dallas, Arthur, Ida, Mattie, Willie, Florence and George.

Her half siblings from the marriage between Seaborn and Sarah Scott are Alice and Ambrose Eugene.

Her half siblings from the marriage between Candia Ellard and J. A. Duncan are Elizabeth and Augustus "Gus".

After Mattie's father died in 1915 and her mother died on TB in 1916, she and her sisters Ida, Willie and Florence "Peggy", went to the Alabama Baptist Children's home. Mattie left on January 15, 1925 to live with a Rev. and Mrs. S. A. Taylor in Elba, Alabama.

Mattie married Aaron Clay Armstrong when she was 25 years old. They had one son Robert Lewis Armstrong who died in 1939 as a result of an accident.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Seaborn Benjamin Posey (1862 - 1915)
  Candia Lou Ellard Posey (1871 - 1916)
 
 Spouse:
  Aaron Clay Armstrong (1906 - 1971)
 
 Siblings:
  Alice Posey Doss (1882 - 1979)**
  Clarence P Posey (1896 - 1945)*
  Seaborn Benjamin Posey (1898 - 1984)*
  Dallas Posey (1899 - 1981)*
  Ida Elizabeth Posey Atkinson (1905 - 1997)*
  Martha Posey Armstrong (1907 - 1985)
  Willie Etta Posey White (1909 - 1997)*
  Florence Estelle Posey Parsons (1913 - 1935)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Valhalla Cemetery
Midfield
Jefferson County
Alabama, USA
 
Maintained by: Nancy Poppin Umland
Originally Created by: Kathy Nance
Record added: Jan 15, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 64241199
Martha Mattie <i>Posey</i> Armstrong
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Martha Mattie <i>Posey</i> Armstrong
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Martha Mattie <i>Posey</i> Armstrong
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- Nancy Poppin Umland
 Added: Apr. 14, 2012
 
 
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