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Martin Slaughter Elliott
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Birth: 1752
Chesterfield County
Virginia, USA
Death: Mar. 14, 1832

Sent by: Paula Dedmon

The following information was provided by P. Cleveland Gardner, Cleveland County Historian. Quoting from the 1939 WPA Cemetery Census Records:
"Martin Elliott was a soldier in the Revolutionary War; moved from Mecklenburg County, Virginia to Rutherford County, NC. In 1802, settled between First Broad River and Brushy Creek, south of Dover Mill, and now known as Cleveland County. He was buried there, and a Government Marker is erected at his grave in a few yards of his old home site. Martin Elliott was the progenitor of the Elliott family in Cleveland County, N.C."

Martin Elliott married Sarah Anne Finch. They had the following four children, possibly others:
Nancy Elliott
Adam Elliott
James Finch Elliott
John Crenshaw Elliott (Elliott Cemetery west of Polkville, NC is named for him.)

Below sent by: Vonnie Cantrell

DAR designated Martin Elliott DAR Ancestor #:A037536.

Sarah Elliott married Thomas Goode
Robert Elliott married Lucinda Maness
Jenny Elliot married George Cabiness

Martin Elliott married Elizabeth (Betsey) McCombs (1806 - 1860) on September 15, 1826 in Rutherford County. The marriage was performed by John Harrill.

Family links: 
  Sarah Anne Finch Elliott (1761 - 1825)*
  James Finch Elliott (1782 - 1865)*
  John Crenshaw Elliott (1787 - 1827)*
  Nancy Elliott Grigg (1799 - 1839)*
  Adam Harmon Finch Elliott (1806 - 1887)*
*Calculated relationship
Martin Elliott Cemetery
Cleveland County
North Carolina, USA
Created by: Elizabeth Olmstead
Record added: Jan 27, 2010
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Martin Slaughter Elliott
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