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Joseph Franklin "Frank" Martin
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Birth: Sep. 28, 1886
Athens
Howard County
Arkansas, USA
Death: Dec. 16, 1961
Wynnewood
Garvin County
Oklahoma, USA

This is my grandfather who is the father of Joe Henry Martin also buried in Oaklawn cemetery. Dad was 38 yrs. old when he died. My grandfather died of Parkinson's disease and he was an amputee (both legs). He was married to Edith Anabelle (Ferguson) Martin. She is buried beside him. She was from around the El Reno area growing up. Originally her folks came from around Fayetville, Arkansas (Izard County)

Joseph Franklin Martin was born in Howard County, Arkansas to James Wyley Martin and Sarah FRANCIS (Young) Martin. They to lived in Howard County, Arkansas.

"Frank" as most people called grandad married Edith Norris at the time on April 30, 1909 in Pauls Valley, Oklahoma. This is Edith's second husband as her first husband was Guy Norris from Izard County, Arkansas.

They resided in Wynnewood, Oklahoma most of their married life, raising their children in that area. Frank was a farmer before he lost his limbs. A kind, quiet, gentle man who could play the fiddle. He died in December of 1961 
 
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 Parents:
  James Wyley Martin (1856 - 1925)
  Sarah Francis Young Martin (1862 - 1929)
 
 Spouse:
  Edith Anabelle Ferguson Martin (1887 - 1969)*
 
 Children:
  Iriene Martin Yother (1910 - 1932)*
  Clyde Martin (1911 - 1939)*
  Almara Martin Dunkin (1914 - 1990)*
  Pearl Martin Dunkin (1916 - 2004)*
  Frances Louise Martin Scyrkels (1918 - 1980)*
  Joe Henry Martin (1925 - 1963)*
 
 Sibling:
  Joseph Franklin Martin (1886 - 1961)
  Gracie L. Martin Ezell (1895 - 1939)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Oaklawn Cemetery
Wynnewood
Garvin County
Oklahoma, USA
 
Created by: Dave
Record added: Jul 31, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5654920
Joseph Franklin Frank Martin
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Joseph Franklin Frank Martin
Added by: Dave
 
Joseph Franklin Frank Martin
Added by: Robert Lee Layton Jr. [Okie Bob]
 
 
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Grandpa,Remembering Jesus words at John 5:28,29 we must wait patiently until we see each other again. I have allot to tell you.
- Your Grandson
 Added: Feb. 18, 2011
 
 
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