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Martha Jane Whitman Karker
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Birth: Mar. 20, 1846
Freeland
Saginaw County
Michigan, USA
Death: Oct. 31, 1917
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA

Martha Jane Whitman 's first husband was Labolt Shauger.Her 2nd was Edmund Short & her 3rd was Albert Karker. Labolt Shauger died in Midland County. Edmund Short died in Grand Rapids Michigan at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans. Albert Karker her third husband also died there. Martha went to live at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans later in life and also died there. Martha (Whitman) Shauger was one of the first settlers in Midland County. She was living in Ingersoll Township in 1850.Martha Jane and Labolt Shauger's family were Thomas 1862-1946, Viola 1868----,Alphonse 1866-----, Alexander 1875--1945 and Ida May 1877----. (bio by: rollin yeakle) 
 
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 Parents:
  Robert Whitman (1822 - 1891)
 
 Spouses:
  Edmond W Short (____ - 1903)
  Labolt Shauger (1820 - 1906)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Shauger (1862 - 1946)*
  Alexander Shauger (1875 - 1945)*
 
 Sibling:
  Martha Jane Whitman Karker (1846 - 1917)
  Alexander Whitman (1851 - 1912)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grand Rapids Veterans Home Cemetery
Grand Rapids
Kent County
Michigan, USA
Plot: Plot 6, Row 8, Grave 22
 
Created by: DUVCW
Record added: Sep 23, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 15863403
Martha Jane <i>Whitman</i> Karker
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Martha Jane <i>Whitman</i> Karker
Added by: rollin yeakle
 
Martha Jane <i>Whitman</i> Karker
Added by: rollin yeakle
 
 
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