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Mary Margaret "Margaret" Sutton Martin
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Birth: May 15, 1842
Boone County
Missouri, USA
Death: Jan. 27, 1920
Belleview
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA

MARY MARGARET (SUTTON) MARTIN , was born in Missouri May 15th, 1842 and departed this life January 27th, 1920, at the age of 77 years 8 months and 12 days. Her infancy and tender girl hood were spent in the states of Missouri and Kentucky. At the age of about nine she, with her father, mother, four brothers and four sisters, immigrated to this state, where she grew into womanhood and spent her ripe old age. She was united in marriage with Stephen L. Martin, February 13th, 1861. To this union were born six children, two of whom preceded her in death. Mary E. at the age of about a year and the other, a girl in infancy. Those...surviving are Emet Martin, Melissa and Minervia Smith and Minnie Shaw. Besides these she leaves 6 grand children and 1 great grandchild. Aunt Margaret as she was familiarly known...united with the church of Christ at Rockhill June 30th 1878. Later Apr 7, 1890 she transferred the membership to the Farmers Ridge church in which she remained a faithful member unto her death....She leaves to mourn her departure beside the immediate family, three brothers, 32 grandchildren, __ great grand children and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services were conducted at the residence Jan 29th by Evangelist J. C. Bunn of Winfield, Kans. after which the body was laid to rest in the Anderson cemetery near by.
Contributed by Virginia Gorton Bonner to Pike Co. IL Trails website - [Nebo Banner, 4 Feb 1920]

She was a daughter of James Harvey Sutton and Elizabeth Ann Franklin Sutton Davis. 
 
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 Parents:
  Elizabeth Ann Franklin Davis (1810 - 1895)
 
 Spouse:
  Stephen Lewis Martin (1841 - 1927)
 
 Children:
  Mary E Martin (1862 - 1863)*
  Emet Martin (1864 - 1946)*
  Melissa Jane Martin Smith (1866 - 1950)*
  Infant Margaret Martin (1867 - 1867)*
  Minerva Ann Martin Smith (1869 - 1928)*
  Adelia Minnie Martin Shaw (1873 - 1950)*
 
 Siblings:
  Lucinda Adaline Sutton Stearnes (1832 - 1909)*
  Stephen Franklin Sutton (1834 - 1920)*
  Amanda Ellen Sutton Moore (1840 - 1909)*
  Mary Margaret Sutton Martin (1842 - 1920)
  William McDow Sutton (1845 - 1934)*
  Lewis G. Sutton (1850 - 1927)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Anderson Cemetery
Belleview
Calhoun County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Kathy Robinson
Record added: Feb 05, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84533934
Mary Margaret Margaret <i>Sutton</i> Martin
Added by: Kathy Robinson
 
Mary Margaret Margaret <i>Sutton</i> Martin
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