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Martha Palmer Drake
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Birth: Oct. 10, 1839
Iwerne Minster
North Dorset District
Dorset, England
Death: May 28, 1927
Texas, USA

At the age of 12 Martha Palmer accompanied her parents to the United States and settled in Woodurn, IL. There she married Joseph Cullen Drake of Long Branch, New Jersey, on September 23, 1858. In 1873 Martha and Joseph came to Hamilton County, Texas.

Her surviving children were
Samuel Palmer Drake
Mrs. Mark R. Winters
Mrs. Early J. Hardin,
Mrs. S. R. Allen
Dr. I. L. Drake

Death Record:
Name: Martha Drake
Death Date: 28 May 1927
Death Place: Goldthwaite, Mills, Texas
Gender: Female
Race: White
Death Age: 88 years 6 months 28 days
Birth Date: 31 Oct 1838
Birthplace: England
Marital Status: Widowed
Father's Name: John Palmer
Father's Birthplace: England
Mother's Name: Elizabeth Landes
Mother's Birthplace: England
Occupation: Housewife
Cemetery: Kingsbury Cemetery
Burial Date: 29 May 1927
Family links: 
  Joseph Cullen Drake (1834 - 1904)*
  Samuel Palmer Drake (1859 - 1943)*
  Mary Anna Drake Carter (1868 - 1918)*
  Evangeline Alice Drake Allen (1876 - 1930)*
  Irving Layton Drake (1879 - 1939)*
*Calculated relationship
Kingsbury Rest Land Cemetery
Hamilton County
Texas, USA
Plot: South side of the Gate.
Maintained by: Dee Winter
Originally Created by: Elreeta Weathers
Record added: Oct 06, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 59705716
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