|Birth: ||Jun. 7, 1861|
|Death: ||Dec. 19, 1927|
Martha Jane was the daughter of Anderson Jones German and Mary (Presley) German. She married William on Dec 23, 1882 in Warrensburg, Greene Co. TN. She moved to Missouri about 1905. She had 10 children.
(Note: her gravestone said she was born in 1860 but the obit says otherwise)
from her obit.
Martha German Lawson
Mrs. Martha German Lawson was born in Green county, Tennessee, Jun 7, 1871 and died at her home at Burnham, MO. Dec 19, 1927, at the age of 67 years, 6 months and 13 days. She was united in marriage to Will Lawson, December 23, 1882 and to this union was born ten children, three of which died in infancy.
She is survvived by her husband and seven children: Mrs. Jim Johnson; Walter and Harrison of Kansas City; Mrs Ado Linder of Clinton, Okla; Mrs. Hariete (sic) Grover of Enid, Okla; Mrs. Grace Johnson of Oilton, Okla; and Mrs. Pluma Essink of hte home address and two brothers: Line German of Willow Springs and John German of Bainbridge, Ind.
At the age of 30 years she was converted in the Methodist church in Tennessee and when she came to this country in 1905 she joined the Presbyterian church and live a true christian until her death.
The funeral services were held at the home church and interment in the Babtist church cemetery at Willow Springs, All children were present except Mars Harriet Grover. Rev Rarish conducted the funeral services.
Willow Springs City Cemetery
Created by: Chris German
Record added: Feb 18, 2008
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