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Sarah Jane Rabon Martin
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Birth: Jan., 1840
Cool Spring
Horry County
South Carolina, USA
Death: Apr., 1909
Aynor
Horry County
South Carolina, USA

Sarah 'Jane' Rabon was the daughter of George & Jemimah Rabon of Horry County, SC. She married Joseph Martin of Marion Co., SC about 1857. They lived in Marion Co. in the early years of their marriage (where all of their children were born) & relocated to Horry Co. after 1880. They were living in the Pleasant Union section when Joseph Martin died in 1895. He was buried at Pleasant Union Bapt. Church in Horry, SC. Wife Sarah, went to live with her son, Joseph Whiteford Martin about 1902 in Aynor, SC (about 7 miles away from Pleasant Union area).
One day in 1909 Sarah was gathering eggs (in her apron) when she was struck with a severe stroke. As she walked up on the front porch, then fainted & eggs went rolling everywhere. She died the following morning at the home on Jamie Rd., Aynor living with her youngest child, J. W. Martin & an old maid daughter named Bessie Martin (Shelley). Mrs. Martin was laid to rest at Antioch Baptist Church near Aynor, SC. There is no date on her tombstone. She was about 69 years old at the time of her death.
Her grandson, Jamie Rabon (son of Mary) was born just a day or so after his grandmother died in 1909. He is the one who told me what year she died as it was the same month & year he was born.

Bio written by Keith Edwards (gg-grandchild)

Parents:
George Rabon b. 1786 in SC (burial info unknown)
Jemimah---Rabon b. 1805 in NC

Children:
Rebecca Martin
Emma Martin
Elizabeth (Bessie)Martin Shelley 1861-1935
Beaty Jackson Martin 1866-1942
Ida Corine Martin Johnson 1868-1943
Manaseh Martin 1871-1949
George Martin
Ferman Martin 1874-1946
Mary Martin Rabon
Joseph Whiteford Martin 1879-1951

Siblings: (census of 1850 Horry, SC)
Abraham Rabon 1828
Samuel Rabon 1831
George Rabon 1833
M.C. Rabon 1837
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  George Rabon (1786 - ____)
  Jemimah Rabon (1805 - ____)
 
 Spouse:
  Joseph Martin (1827 - 1895)*
 
 Children:
  Rebekah Jane Martin Shelley (1858 - 1934)*
  Bessie Martin Shelley (1861 - 1935)*
  Mary Emma Martin Shelley (1862 - ____)*
  Beaty Jackson Martin (1866 - 1942)*
  Ida Corine Martin Johnson (1868 - 1943)*
  Manaseh O. Martin (1871 - 1949)*
  George M. Martin (1872 - 1932)*
  Furman David Martin (1873 - 1946)*
  Mary C. Martin Rabon (1877 - 1954)*
  Joseph Whiteford Martin (1879 - 1951)*
 
 Siblings:
  George Merk Rabon (1833 - 1902)*
  Samuel Matthew Rabon (1837 - 1897)*
  Sarah Jane Rabon Martin (1840 - 1909)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
"We trust our loss will be her gain, And that with Christ she's gone to reign."
 
Burial:
Antioch Baptist Cemetery
Aynor
Horry County
South Carolina, USA
 
Created by: Keith Edwards
Record added: Aug 19, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 57337079
Sarah Jane <i>Rabon</i> Martin
Added by: Keith Edwards
 
Sarah Jane <i>Rabon</i> Martin
Added by: Keith Edwards
 
Sarah Jane <i>Rabon</i> Martin
Added by: Keith Edwards
 
 
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- bob tarte
 Added: Sep. 15, 2014

- Debbie Z*~
 Added: Nov. 7, 2013
My GG Grandmother via her son,Joseph Whiteford Martin.
- Angela Martin
 Added: May. 27, 2013
 
 
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