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Martha Ellen Hunt Buchanan
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1863
Upshur County
West Virginia, USA
Death: May 24, 1935
Replete
Webster County
West Virginia, USA

Martha Ellen Buchanan, wife of M.S. Buchanan, was born April 23, 1863, died May 24, 1935, age 72 years 1 month and one day.
She was the daughter of the late W.H. Hunt and Lydia J. Howes Hunt and was united in marriage to M. S. Buchanan November 18, 1881. To this union were born five children, four girls and one boy, namely: Mrs. Effie Samples, Alexander, W.Va.; Mrs. Verna Conrad, deceased; Mrs. Laura Fisher, Replete, W.Va.; Mrs. Carrie Rexroad, Big Chimney, W. Va.;and Clark of Replete, W. Va. she also raised two boys as her own, one adopted Lloyd Cornell of Fairmont, W. Va. and grandson, Kenneth Buchanan, at home. Four brothers and two sisters also survive, Abner and James both of Jane Lew, W.Va.; Walter of Weston, W.Va.; John of Bentonsville, Ohio; Mrs. Verna Loudin of Morgantown, W.Va.; Mrs. Elizabeth Andrew, of Baltimore, Maryland. She leaves several grandchildren and a number of great grandchildren besides a host of friends.
She professed faith in Christ when about 15 years of age and united with the United Brethren Church and later with the M. E. Church and lived a consistent Christian. She was a loving mother and friend to everyone.

When the sun is sinking at the close
of lifes day
"Tis so sweet to know that angels will
attend on earths dark way.
No night in heaven but cloudless and
never a sorrow there.
For God shall wipe all tears away and
banish every grief and care.
A friend. 
 
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 Parents:
  William Henry Harrison Hunt (1842 - 1909)
  Lydia Jane Howes Hunt (1841 - 1914)
 
 Spouse:
  Marion Slaven Buchanan (1860 - 1945)
 
 Children:
  Effie Belle Buchanan Samples (1883 - 1946)*
  LaVerna Francis Buchanan Conrad (1886 - 1928)*
  Laura Mae Buchanan Fisher (1888 - 1970)*
  Lydia Carrie Buchanan Rexroad (1890 - 1937)*
 
 Siblings:
  Martha Ellen Hunt Buchanan (1863 - 1935)
  Abner T Hunt (1865 - 1944)*
  Louverna Ann Hunt Loudin (1867 - 1944)*
  James Mensy Hunt (1871 - 1951)*
  Walter George Hunt (1873 - 1942)*
  Alva Oliver Hunt (1875 - 1920)*
  Isaac Newton Hunt (1878 - 1919)*
  Hannah Elizabeth Hunt Andrew (1880 - 1959)*
  John Emory Hunt (1883 - 1947)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Chestnut Grove Cemetery
Hacker Valley
Webster County
West Virginia, USA
 
Maintained by: bison
Originally Created by: Nancy Fleetwood Miller
Record added: Feb 07, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 84615509
Martha Ellen <i>Hunt</i> Buchanan
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Martha Ellen <i>Hunt</i> Buchanan
Added by: Nancy Fleetwood Miller
 
Martha Ellen <i>Hunt</i> Buchanan
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Great Grandmother wish I had met you!
- bison
 Added: Feb. 19, 2012
 
 
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