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 Martha <I>Gibbs</I> Francis

Martha Gibbs Francis

Ansford, South Somerset District, Somerset, England
Death 17 Jul 1905 (aged 76)
Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
Burial Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA
Plot North 54, #27
Memorial ID 110411691 · View Source
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Martha married Joseph Francis, 19 Feb 1854 in Islington St Mary, Islington Upper Holloway, London, England. They immigrated to America that same year and first settled in Stow, Summit, OH. They had 9 children:

-Sarah J Francis (1854-1939)
-Charles R Francis (1855-1937)
-Joseph Gibbs Francis (1857-1937)
-Katherine Ida "Kate" Francis (1859-1943)
-Harry H Francis (1861-bef.1943)
-Frank Francis (abt.1864-bef.1943)
-Anna M Francis (1865-1961)
-William Francis (1871-1871)
-Flora M Francis (1873-1952)

In 1857 the family was in Canada, where their son Joseph was born, but they returned to Stow, OH that same year, where they were still living in 1860. By 1870 the family had moved to Akron, OH, where Joseph and Martha remained for the rest of their lives.

Joseph & Martha's last known address was: 1076 S. Main St. Akron, OH 44311, where they were listed on 1900 census, living with the family of their daughter Sarah.

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  • Maintained by: KBStewart-Family
  • Originally Created by: KBStewart
  • Added: 12 May 2013
  • Find A Grave Memorial 110411691
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Gibbs Francis (Mar 1829–17 Jul 1905), Find A Grave Memorial no. 110411691, citing Mount Hope Cemetery, Akron, Summit County, Ohio, USA ; Maintained by KBStewart-Family (contributor 48715148) .