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Rev James Cram Marston
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Birth: Aug. 14, 1804
Maine, USA
Death: Jun. 25, 1865
Iowa, USA

Son of James Marston and Elizabeth Cram.
He m1. Cordelia Sutton who died before 1850.
He m2. Nancy Maria Fisher

"Rev. James C. Marston, was born in Parsonfield, Maine, Aug. 14, 1804, and emigrated to western New York at an early age. In 1854 he went to Iowa and the following year united with the Postville church, where he became deacon. He received license from the Elgin Quarterly Meeting (Q.M.) in 1859 and ordination in 1861, serving the Postville and Bloomfield churches as pastor until his death in 1865. All the benevolent enterprises of the day received his hearty co-operation."
---from "Cyclopedia of Free Baptists," pub. 1889, by Burgess and Ward.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Elizabeth Cram Marston (1773 - 1852)
 
 Spouse:
  Nancy "Maria" Fisher Marston (1820 - 1899)*
 
 Children:
  Anna Louise Marston Hawkins (1846 - 1927)*
  Arthur Fisher Marston (1852 - 1917)*
  Mary Amelia Marston Holter (1854 - 1930)*
  Jasper E Marston (1857 - 1934)*
  Adella Marston Waters (1860 - 1941)*
  Adelbert C Marston (1862 - 1929)*
 
 Sibling:
  James Cram Marston (1804 - 1865)
  Levi Marston (1811 - 1859)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Postville Cemetery
Clayton County
Iowa, USA
 
Created by: P2-ABQ
Record added: Aug 08, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 40425744
Rev James Cram Marston
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Rev James Cram Marston
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Rev James Cram Marston
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An ordained Freewill Baptist minister, b. Maine; d. Iowa. A worthy man.
- winnie vance yandell
 Added: Apr. 12, 2013
 
 
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