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Philena Abigail Seavey Martin
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Birth: Jan. 19, 1879
Cutler
Washington County
Maine, USA
Death: Aug. 5, 1964
Portland
Cumberland County
Maine, USA

Philena was my great grandmother.

From the Portland Express, August 5, 1964:

MRS. PHILENA A. MARTIN

Mrs. Philena A. Martin, 85, widow of Almond Martin, formerly of Bangor, died at her residence, 39 Neal St., today following a long illness.

She was born on Jan. 19, 1879, in Cutler, daughter of the late Heman and Deborah Cates Seavey. She attended Cutler schools and lived in Bangor most of her life. She came to Portland 12 years ago. She was a member of the old Pine Street Methodist Church and Tuscan Chapter, OES, Bangor. Her husband died in 1954.

Mrs. Martin is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Thelma A. Clark of Portland with whom she resided; a granddaughter, Mrs. Harold H. Soule of Falmouth; a grandson, Alton H. Clark of Ithaca, N.Y.; one sister, Miss Mabel M. Seavey of Rockland, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at 749 Congress St. with the Rev. Louis H. Staples, officiating. Interment will be in Brooklawn Memorial Park.

Philena has Mayflower lines from both Richard Warren and William Brewster. 
 
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 Parents:
  Heman Loring Seavey (1846 - 1935)
  Deborah Lavina Cates Seavey (1845 - 1918)
 
 Spouse:
  Almond Ulysses Martin (1874 - 1954)*
 
 Children:
  Thelma Agatha Martin Clark (1899 - 1968)*
 
 Siblings:
  Johnny B Seavey (1866 - 1867)*
  Robert Lyman Seavey (1868 - 1943)*
  Julia A. Seavey Leathers (1869 - 1950)*
  William Abbot Seavey (1874 - 1956)*
  Philena Abigail Seavey Martin (1879 - 1964)
  Mabel Seavey (1883 - 1989)*
  Hattie A Drinkwater (1886 - 1960)*
  Clarence Raymond Seavey (1889 - 1957)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Brooklawn Memorial Park
Portland
Cumberland County
Maine, USA
 
Created by: Kenneth Clark
Record added: Dec 31, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 102866562
Philena Abigail <i>Seavey</i> Martin
Added by: Kenneth Clark
 
Philena Abigail <i>Seavey</i> Martin
Added by: Kenneth Clark
 
Philena Abigail <i>Seavey</i> Martin
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