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Martin Henry Leftwich
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Birth: May 13, 1858
Tennessee, USA
Death: Nov. 6, 1938
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA

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Name: Martin Henry Leftwich
Death Date: 06 Nov 1938
Death Place: Putnam Co., Tennessee
Gender: Male
Marital Status: Widowed
Race or Color: White
Age: 80
Estimated Birth Year: 1858
Birth Place: Tennessee
Father: William Leftwich
Father's Birth Place: Tennessee
Mother: Martha Brown
Mother's Birth Place: Tennessee
Occupation: Farmer
Cemetery: City
Burial Place: Cookeville
Burial Date: 07 Nov 1938
Collection: Tennessee, Death Records, 1914-1955

b. 13 May 1858, Putnam Co., TN – d. 6 November 1938, TN, md on the 19th of February 1880, Putnam Co., TN to Emily Avo "Emma" (Ensor) Leftwich, b. 28 January 1862, TN – d. 11 February 1938, Putnam Co., TN, d/o William Ashbury Ensor (1825-1901)& Naomi Florilla Huddleston (1827-1901).
Martin Henry Leftwich, s/oWilliam T. Leftwich (1827-1897)
& Martha Brown (1828-1884), both buried in the Leftwich Family Graveyard, Putnam Co., TN. William A. & Naomi F. (Huddleston) Ensor, both buried in the Joseph Jared Cemetery, Putnam Co., TN. (Children: (daughters) Mrs. James Andrew (Cora Frances) Isbell, Mrs. Lorenza Thurston (Altha) Stone, Mrs. Van Daley (Aline) Nunally, Mrs. Clennie
(Vera) Huddleston, Mrs. Alvin (Sallie) Leftwich, Rilla Leftwich (1885-1920) (sons) Roscoe Leftwich md Etta McDonald, Wirt E. Leftwich md Alice V. Elrod, Guy Leftwich md Bessie Hickcock & Rupert Leftwich (1900-1922). Rill & Rupert Leftwich buried in the Holladay Family Graveyard, Putnam Co., TN.

(1900 census 12th Civil Dist., Putnam Co., TN: Dwl: 10 –Martin Leftwich is head of household, 42 yrs. old b. May 1858, TN (father born in VA, mother born in TN) md 20 yrs. to Emma A., 37 yrs. old, b. June 1862, 9 children born, 9 children living. Children: William R., 17 yrs. old b. April 1883; Matha F. 15 yrs. old b. April 1885; Sallie B., 12 yrs. old b. October 1887; Wirt E., 10 yrs. old b. November 1889; Altie, 8 yrs. old b. February 1892; Louis S., 6 yrs. old b. January 1894; Aline, 4 yrs. old b. March 1896 & Veral L. Leftwich, 2 yrs. old b. March 1898. All born in TN).

Funeral services were held Monday morning for Martin Leftwich, 80, retired farmer of Putnam county, who died Saturday night at the home of his daughter, Mrs. R. C. Huddleston, and Mrs. Huddleston, near Gentry. The services were conducted at the home of his daughter, Mrs. L. T. Stone and Mr. Stone in Cookeville, with the Rev. A. J. Morgan, pastor of the Cookeville Methodist church, in charge. Burial was in the city cemetery.
He was a member of the Methodist church.
His wife died in February. They had been married 58 years.
Besides his two daughters, Mrs. Huddleston and Mrs. Stone, he is survived by two other daughters, Mrs. J. A. Isbell of Cookeville and Mrs. V. D. Nunally; and four sons, W. R., W. E., Solon and Guy Leftwich of Buffalo Valley. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Thomas Leftwich (1827 - 1897)
  Martha Ann Brown Leftwich (1828 - 1884)
 
 Spouse:
  Emlie Avo Ensor Leftwich (1862 - 1938)*
 
 Children:
  Cora Frances Leftwich Isbell (1881 - 1975)*
  Rupert Leftwich (1882 - 1922)*
  William Rosco Leftwich (1883 - 1942)*
  Rilla Leftwich (1885 - 1920)*
  Sallie Bettie Leftwich Jared (1887 - 1913)*
  Wirt E Leftwich (1889 - 1943)*
  Alta Leftwich Stone (1892 - 1961)*
  Aline Leftwich Nunally (1896 - 1961)*
 
 Siblings:
  Joseph Whitten Leftwich (1850 - 1919)*
  Lewis Temple Leftwich (1855 - 1920)*
  Martin Henry Leftwich (1858 - 1938)
  Martha Elizabeth Leftwich Jared (1862 - 1926)*
  Marie Frances Leftwich Huddleston (1864 - 1933)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Cookeville City Cemetery
Cookeville
Putnam County
Tennessee, USA
 
Maintained by: imagal49
Originally Created by: Larry Moore
Record added: Aug 23, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57509230
Martin Henry Leftwich
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Martin Henry Leftwich
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