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Martha J. Skelton Foxworthy Dobbs
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Birth: Sep., 1835
Indiana, USA
Death: Feb. 15, 1918
North Salem
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA

William Foxworthy married Martha J. Skelton on May 10, 1855 in Morgan County, Indiana.

The 1860 Census shows William (age 30) and Martha (age 24) living in Harrison Township, Boone County, Indiana with son John W. (age 3) and daughter Sarah M. (age 1).

The 1870 Census shows William (age 40) and Martha (age 34) living in Harrison Township, Boone County, Indiana with son John W. (age 13), daughter Sarah M. (age 11), daughter Floria E. (age 9), son Oliver M. (age 7), son William D. (age 5) and daughter Mary E. (age 3).

The 1880 Census indicates William's death as Martha (age 44, widowed) is now the head of the house in Union Township, Hendricks County, Indiana with daughter Sarah M. (age 21), Florra (age 20), Oliver P. (age 16), William L. (age 14) and Martha (age 3). Note Mary E. died since the last census.

Martha remarried on June 6, 1892 in Hendricks County to Hugh Henry Dobbs. Hugh died on Nov. 11, 1892. In the 1900 Census, Martha Dobbs (age 64, birth in Sept. 1835) is living in Marion Township, Putnam County, Indiana with daughter Flora E. (age 39) and daughter Mattie (Martha) Coffey (age 23) and her husband Major Coffey (age 34).

The 1910 Census shows Martha (age 74) back in Union Township living with daughter Mattie Coffey (age 32), son-in-law Major Coffey (age 44) and granddaughter Lurena Coffey (age 1) along with daughter Flora Foxworthy (age 49).

Martha died on Feb. 15, 1918 in Eel River Township, Hendricks County.
Family links: 
  Hugh Henry Dobbs (1815 - 1892)
  William Henry Foxworthy (1829 - 1878)*
  Sarah M. Foxworthy (1859 - 1881)*
  Flora Ellen Foxworthy (1861 - 1931)*
  Oliver Perry Morton Foxworthy (1863 - 1931)*
  William L. Dayton Foxworthy (1865 - 1893)*
  Mary E. Foxworthy (1867 - 1876)*
  Mattie Emma Foxworthy Coffey (1876 - 1955)*
*Calculated relationship
Lizton Knights of Pythias Cemetery
Hendricks County
Indiana, USA
Created by: David Smith
Record added: Mar 26, 2012
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Martha J. <i>Skelton</i> Foxworthy Dobbs
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