Martha Jane <I>Jackson</I> Tumbleson

Martha Jane Jackson Tumbleson

Death 8 Aug 1937 (aged 92)
Johnson County, Arkansas, USA
Burial Coal Hill, Johnson County, Arkansas, USA
Memorial ID 61792685 · View Source
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Daughter of William Jackson
and Mary Martha Cunningham

Relationship 1:
Unknown Bledsoe
[AKA Bledsaw/Bledshaw/Bloodshaw]

Sarrah Frances (Daniels) Carlton

Sarrah was daughter of Unknown Bledsoe & Martha Jane Jackson. When Martha married John Riley Daniels, John adopted Sarrah and raised her.

Marriage 1:
John Riley Daniels
married in September 1869
in Newton County, Arkansas

Children of John & Martha:

1. Lewis Daniel, 1870-?
dob: Apr 18, 1870 in Murray, Newton Cty, AR
dod: before June 1880 census

2. William Howard Daniels, 1874-1962
dob: July 28, 1874 in Nail, Newton Cty, AR
dod: May 15, 1962 in Colorado
wife: unknown
1900 census, Howard single, living with mother
1910 census, Howard widowed, living with brother, Jasper

Possible 2nd wife of Howard:
Margrette Magnolis Parker, 1892-1961
Research ongoing.

3. John F. Daniels, 1876-1934
dob: Feb 18, 1876 in Murray, Newton Cty, AR
dod: March 25, 1934 in Boulder County, CO
Died from fall into goldmine near Ward, CO.
Married Valeria Wright on March 21, 1901
daughter of Charles Alexander Wright
and Isabella Jane Foster

Note: John F. Daniels' middle initial clear on his gravestone. John F. transcribed on census records by some as John Riley Daniels, Jr or John Samuel Daniels.

4. Lee Roy Daniels, 1879-?
dob: Jan 24, 1879 in Murray, Newton Cty, AR
Lee present on 1910 census.
Lee registered for WWI draft 9/12/1918.
Date of death estimated circa 1919.
Lee disappears on the 1920 census.
Married Virginia "Virgie" (Omar) Daniels
Daughter: Vella Daniels

5. Jasper Daniels, twin, 1881-1955
dob: June 26, 1881 in Murray, Newton Cty, AR
dod: Dec 11, 1955 in Laramie, Albany Cty, WY
Married Maude D. (maiden unknown) Daniels
Son: Lloyd Daniels
1910 Census: married to Maude, son Lloyd born 1909, brother William widowed and living with him

6. Newton Daniels, twin, 1881-1937
dob: June 26, 1881 in Murray, Newton Cty, AR
dod: Feb 12, 1937 in Laramie, Albany Cty, WY
Married Irene Jane "Rena" (Smith) Daniels
on Jan 27, 1901 in Bolder, Colorado

7. James Alexander Daniels, 1883-1969
dob: July 13, 1883 in Newton County, AR
dod: Nov 11, 1969 in Chelan, WA
Married Lillian Alice (Chesseman) Daniels,
daughter of George Cheeseman and
Margaret Terry

8. Samuel Zacharia Daniels, 1887-1958
dob: Jan 29, 1887 in Stoneville, Montana
dod: December 07, 1958 in Longmont, CO
1st: Edna (Omar) Daniels
2nd: Ada Irene (Smith) Daniels
married on December 01, 1911
3rd: Lulu V. (Wright) Daniels
married on October 22, 1946

Martha is a "Daniels" widow on the 1900 US census; she states she has 10 children, 8 of whom are still living. Identity of 10th child unknown. John Riley Daniels believed to have died in Colorado.

Marriage 2:
Silas Thomas Tumbleson
(great uncle of Lillian Cheeseman Daniels)
marriage date unknown, c1901-1909

1910 Census: Martha married to Silas,
living in Boulder County, Colorado
1914 Silas dies in Colorado
1920 Census: Martha living with William (son) and Vella (granddaughter) in Jamestown, Boulder County, CO

After the death of Tom she moved to Coal Hill, Arkansas and lived there with her daughter, Sarrah Francis Carlton and her family until she died at the age of 91.

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  • Maintained by: R. C.
  • Originally Created by: Frances Allen Titsworth
  • Added: 17 Nov 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 61792685
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Martha Jane Jackson Tumbleson (2 Dec 1844–8 Aug 1937), Find A Grave Memorial no. 61792685, citing Coal Hill Cemetery, Coal Hill, Johnson County, Arkansas, USA ; Maintained by R. C. (contributor 47334676) .