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Sarah Catherine "Sally" Snelling Martin
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Birth: Apr. 14, 1877
Edwards County
Illinois, USA
Death: Feb. 14, 1957
Golden Gate
Wayne County
Illinois, USA

The fifth of ten children of James Knox Polk Snelling & Celia Ann Shupe, Sally married Charles Clifford Martin in St. Louis, MO on 25 Feb 1909.

She lived the rugged life of the rural woman of the time bearing six children and raising another son of her husband. She was a beloved sister, mother and grandmother. Her children were:

Leta Viola Snelling 1899-1990
m1917 James Elvert McKibben d1960

James Clifford Martin 1909-1963
m1937 Mary Alma Hollaway d 1999

Daisy Mae Martin 1912-1975
m1960 Frank Moore d1969

Lawrence Frank Martin 1913-1978

Charles Woodrow Martin 1915-1984
m1939 Mary Alice Melrose

Lewis Harold Martin 1917-1976

She also helped raise Charley's son,
Jesse Allen Martin 1902-1948
 
 
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 Parents:
  James Knox Polk Snelling (1846 - 1919)
  Celia Ann Shupe Snelling (1848 - 1928)
 
 Spouse:
  Charles Clifford Martin (1878 - 1946)
 
 Children:
  Leta Viola Snelling McKibben (1899 - 1990)*
  James Clifford Martin (1909 - 1963)*
  Daisy Mae Martin Moore (1912 - 1975)*
  Lawrence Frank Martin (1913 - 1978)*
  Charles Woodrow Martin (1915 - 1984)*
  Lewis Harold Martin (1917 - 1976)*
 
 Siblings:
  John F. Snelling (1869 - 1875)*
  William Wesley Snelling (1871 - 1961)*
  Levina A. Snelling Burkett (1873 - 1898)*
  Mary Jane Snelling Williams (1875 - 1915)*
  Sarah Catherine Snelling Martin (1877 - 1957)
  Emma Elvira Snelling Mayes (1879 - 1955)*
  George Enoch Snelling (1886 - 1934)*
  Hattie Belle Snelling Elliott (1888 - 1962)*
  Celia Ellen Snelling Elliott (1891 - 1941)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Graceland Cemetery
Albion
Edwards County
Illinois, USA
 
Created by: Rosetta
Record added: Jul 24, 2002
Find A Grave Memorial# 6633545
Sarah Catherine Sally <i>Snelling</i> Martin
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- Terry
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
Dear Sarah Catherine "Sally" Snelling , In Remembrance [Family connection through my maternal lineage, through your daughter Leta Snelling McKibben and my McKibben branch]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Nov. 26, 2012
You earned your rest Grandma, enjoy it.
- Your grandchildren
 Added: Feb. 19, 2007
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