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Hattie Cora Whitten Martin
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Birth: Apr. 9, 1890
Jacksonville
Obion County
Tennessee, USA
Death: Jun. 6, 1965
Portales
Roosevelt County
New Mexico, USA

father John Van Whitten of Claude, Texas
mother Lou Ella Hall Whitten Jones of Carey, Texas

They had 12 kids
brothers were
John Clarence Whitten,
George Washington Whitten m1 Hezzie Kie Clark Nov 9 1921
m2 Martha Lee Wedel 8 Aug 1957
Infant Twin to GW died at birth
Henry Earl Whitten twin to Pearl md Fannie Ladell Harbin

sisters were
Julia L Hall md Earl Ballew 1916 [dau/o Lou Etta & lst husband John Hall]
Lou Etta Whitten or Loretta
Ira May 'Merle' Whitten md Herbert Witt 1916
Hazel Pearl Whitten twin to Henry md Jake Carpenter
Alice Maude Whitten never married
Erma Ruth Whitten md/div Tuffy Ratcliff

1900 United States Federal Census about Hattie C Whitten
Name:Hattie C Whitten Home in 1900:Beat 1, Lee, Mississippi
[Guntown, Lee, Mississippi] Age:10 Birth Date: Apr 1890
Birthplace: Tennessee Race: White Gender: Female
Relationship to head-of-house:Daughter Father's name:John V Whitten Father's Birthplace: Mississippi
Mother's name:Luella Whitten Mother's Birthplace:Alabama

Name: Walter H Martin Age in 1910: 29 Estimated Birth Year: 1881 Birthplace: Texas Relation to Head of House: Head [Self Father's Birth Place: Missouri Mother's Birth Place: Georgia Spouse's Name: Hattie C Martin Home in 1910: Portales, Roosevelt, New Mexico Marital Status: Married Race: White Gender: Male
Household Members: Name Age
Walter H Martin 29
Hattie C Martin 20
Geneva V L Martin 4 1906
Monroe M Martin 2 1908
Henry B Martin 4/12 [0]1909

Name: Walter H Martin Home in 1920: Pearson, Roosevelt, New Mexico Age: 38 Estimated Birth Year: ABT 1882 Birthplace: Texas Relation to Head of House: Self (Head)
Spouse's Name: Hattie C Martin Father's Birth Place: Missouri Mother's Birth Place: Georgia Marital Status: Married Race: White Sex: Male Home owned: Own Able to read: Yes Able to Write: Yes
Household Members: Name Age
Walter H Martin 38
Hattie C Martin 30
Geneva V Martin 14
Milton M Martin 12 Monroe 1908
Henry B Martin 8 1912
Carl W Martin 6 [6 1/12] 1914
Ina Marie Martin 4 [4 8/12] 1916
Franklin B Martin 2 [2 2/12]1918 Ben Franklin
Guy M Martin 0 [11/12] 1919

Name: Walter H Martin Home in 1930: Benson, Roosevelt, New Mexico Age: 49 Estimated Birth Year: ABT 1881 Birthplace: Texas Relation to Head of House: Head Spouse's Name: Cora Martin Race: White
Household Members: Name Age
Walter H Martin 49
Cora Martin 39
Henry B Martin 19 1911 - 1988
Carl W Martin 16 1914
Ina M Martin 14 1916
B Franklin Martin 1917
Guy M Martin 10 1920
Nian N Martin 8 1922
Dicy Mae Martin 1924
Cora Martin
Daisy H Martin 3 1927

Children Hattie Whitten & Walter Martin 11 kids known
1Geneva V L Martin 4 1906
2Monroe Milton Martin 2 1908-1986 Find A Grave Memorial
#10826927 Burial:Floyd Cem Floyd Roosevelt Co NM
3Henry B Martin 4/12 [0]1909 - 1988
Social Security Death Index about Henry B Martin
SSN: 525-48-2400 Last Residence: 88130 Portales Roosevelt NM Born:11 Mar 1911 Died:21 Mar 1988 SSN issued:NM (Before 1951)
4Carl W Martin 6 1/12]1914
5Ina Marie Martin 4 8/12]1916 +Bryant
6Benjamin Franklin Martin 2 2/12]1918-1923 Find A Grave Memorial# 10342006 Burial:Benson Cem Roosevelt Co NM
7Guy Maurice Martin 11/12]1919-1997 Find A Grave Memorial
#13926032 Burial:Portales Cem Portales Roosevelt Co NM
PORTALES, N.M. - Guy M. Martin, 77, died Monday, July 21 1997 Lubbock, Texas. Graveside services 10 a.m. Thursday in Portales Cemetery with Scott P. Reeves officiating. Arrangements are by Wheeler Mortuary of Portales Inc. Mr. Martin was born in the Upton community, where he lived during his early years. He lived Taiban 1939 and graduated from high school there. 1940 he entered the Navy and served until 1949. He attained the rank of chief machinists mate. After his discharge he returned to Taiban, where he and his brother were partners in a ranching and farming operation. 1954 they moved to Floyd, where he farmed and ran a dairy for many years. Martin was active for a number of years in the Floyd Lions Club. He served as president of the PTA and helped with 4-H when his boys were in school. He attended Melrose Baptist Church. He married Ida Pearl Hobbs 1944 at Fayetteville Ark. Survivors include his wife; two sons, Homer Wayne Martin of North Richland Hills Texas, and Charles Ray Martin of Portales; a sister, Ina Marie Bryant of El Paso, Texas; and four grandchildren.
8Nian N Martin 8 1922
9Dicy Mae Martin 1924-1926 Find A Grave Memorial #10342010 Burial:Benson Cem Roosevelt Co NM
10Cora Martin unk NM Find A Grave Memorial #10342007 Burial:Benson Cem Roosevelt Co NM
11Daisy H Martin 3 1927 
 
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 Parents:
  John Van Whitten (1868 - 1953)
  Lou Ella Hall Whitten-Jones (1867 - 1944)
 
 Spouse:
  Walter Henry Martin (1881 - 1941)
 
 Sibling:
  Hattie Cora Whitten Martin (1890 - 1965)
  George Washington Whitten (1897 - 1983)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Upton Cemetery
Upton
Roosevelt County
New Mexico, USA
 
Maintained by: Nena Smothers
Originally Created by: ronnie whitten
Record added: Jan 25, 2003
Find A Grave Memorial# 7115998
 

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 Added: Apr. 8, 2011

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 Added: Apr. 18, 2005
 
 
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