|Birth: ||May 10, 1776|
|Death: ||Nov. 24, 1854|
Thomas Martin is the patriarch of the families who moved from Halifax County, Virginia to Weakley County, Tennessee in the 1830's. The children of Thomas and Drucilla Martin married into families well known among Weakley County residents of today, including: Elizabeth (born 1802) married John F. Farmer; Mary C. (born 1804) married Francis T. Williams; William (born 1806) married Sarah Glass; Caroline (born 1808) married David K. Nowlin; Martha Bates (born 1812) married Alfred Higgs; Susan L. (born 1813) married James Adams, Jr.; and Malinda (born 1823) married Thomas Glass.
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Drucilla Vawter Martin (1778 - 1856)
Elizabeth E. Martin Farmer (1802 - 1871)*
Mary C. Martin Williams (1804 - 1875)*
William Martin (1806 - 1859)*
Caroline Ann Martin Nowlin (1808 - 1885)*
Martha Bates Martin Higgs (1812 - 1873)*
Susan L Martin Adams (1813 - 1872)*
Malinda R Martin Glass (1823 - 1884)*
May 10, 1776
November 24, 1854
son of Wm. and Elizabeth Martin
born in Buckingham County, Virginia
Aged 78 yrs, 6 Mo., & 14 dy".
The tombstone epitaph:
"To all young people passing by,
As ye are now so once was I,
As I am now ye shall surely be,
Prepare in youth to follow me"
Martin Family Cemetery
Created by: Bob Farmer
Record added: Dec 27, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 32427702
He leadeth me beside still waters.|
Added: Feb. 11, 2013