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 Martha “Patsy” <I>Odom</I> Means

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Martha “Patsy” Odom Means

  • Birth 1798 North Carolina, USA
  • Death 1894 DeWitt County, Texas, USA
  • Burial Edgar, DeWitt County, Texas, USA
  • Memorial ID 100836083

Martha "Patsy" ODOM's father was Mills/Miles ODOM of Northhampton County, North Carolina, son of Dempsey ODOM.

Martha ODOM and Hugh MEANS were were married 27 Aug 1829 in Morgan, Georgia. He was born c1796 in Georgia.

Martha and Hugh were Elizabeth MEANS MCADOO POWERS' parents. Thus, they were Josephine MCADOO BOULDIN's maternal grandparents. They were also John MEANS parents. John MEANS married Amanda CARR in DeWitt County, Texas 02 Sep 1852. Amanda was one of Robert Perry CARR's younger sisters. Robert was married to Paulina EDGAR.

Patsy was shown in the 1850 census as Patsy MEANS, aged 50, living in DeWitt County, Texas in a household she was heading that included John MEANS, aged 20.

She was shown in the 1860 census as Martha MINS, aged 60, living in DeWitt County, TX in a household she was heading that included Elizabeth POWERS (her daughter) and Josephine MCADOO (her granddaughter).

She was shown in the 1870 census as Martha MEANS, aged 65, living in DeWitt County, TX in a household headed by Robt. G. BOWLIN [s/b BOULDIN] with Robert's family and with Elizabeth POWER [s/b POWERS], aged 38.

She was also shown in the 1880 census listing in DeWitt County, TX in the household headed by R. G. BOULDING [s/b BOULDIN] and was recorded as "grandmother." She was actually Robert Green BOULDIN's wife's grandmother.

Note that in the photo of her gravestone, to the rear (west) and on the right can be seen the gravestone for her daughter, Elizabeth POWERS. To the left of that can be seen the gravestone of Elizabeth's daughter, and Martha's granddaughter, Josephine MCADOO BOULDIN (joint gravestone with her husband, Robert Green BOULDIN).

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in the 96th year of
her age

Gravesite Details Photos and data originally posted at Everything A Season: EDGAR Family Cemetery





  • Created by: Bob Webb
  • Added: 17 Nov 2012
  • Find A Grave Memorial 100836083
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha “Patsy” Odom Means (1798–1894), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100836083, citing Edgar Family Cemetery, Edgar, DeWitt County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Bob Webb (contributor 47235753) .