Martha was born at "Haymarket" Plantation, Prince Edward County, VA and became a talented musician. She married 6/26/1834 William Cabell Flournoy an attorney from "Union Hill" in Nelson Co. VA. He was the son of John James & Anne C. Cabell Flournoy of "Union Hall" Plantation, Prince Edward County, VA. Her approx. death in Farmville was 1904.