|Birth: ||May 28, 1838|
|Death: ||Mar. 21, 1923|
Martha C. Wagster Reese was born in Bedford Co. Tennessee to John Wagster and Tabitha Lambert Wagster. She is listed in the 1850 Lincoln Co. Tennesee Census with her parents and Brothers William, James, Robert, John and Samuel and sister Eliza, Mary and Panthia. Martha married Wilkinson Wilkern Reese Feb. 7, 1855 in Lincoln County Tennessee. They moved to Williamson Co. Texas sometime between 1870/1880 they appear in the Lincoln Co Tenn census in 1870 and in the Wiliamson Co Census in 1880. To this union was born 11 children these names taken from census records Elvira Reese Sutton, R.J. Reese, James R. Reese, John W. Reese, Martha Ann Reese Ellis, Tabitha Elizabeth Reese Smart, Mary Catherine Reese Sherman, Polina Tennie Reese Adams, Sarah B. Reese, Lilly B. Reese and Wilkerson W. Reese. Census records show Martha resided - 1850 Lincoln Co. Tn., 1870 Lincoln Co. Tn., 1880 Williamson Co., Tx., 1910 and 1920 she was living with her daughter Mary (Kate) Sherman in Denton Co. Tx. Information on her was gathered from her death certificate filed in the State of Texas, marriage record in Tennessee and Federal Census records plus information from family Bibles.
Wilkinson Wilkern Reese (1832 - 1903)
Tennie Adams (1870 - 1911)*
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Originally Created by: Wendy Reeder
Record added: Dec 01, 2010
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