Martha Harler

about 1723–after 1745 (Age 22)
Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America

The Life Summary of Martha

Martha Harler was born about 1723, in Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America. She married Thomas Norcom III on 24 August 1744, in Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died after 1745, in Perquimans, North Carolina, British Colonial America, at the age of 23.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Norcom III
1707–1748
Martha Harler
1723–1745
Marriage: 24 August 1744
Frederick Norcom
1745–1795

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    24 August 1744Chowan, North Carolina, British Colonial America
  • Children

    (1)

    World Events (1)

    1729 · Becomes a Royal Colony
    Age 6
    July 25, 1729, North Carolina became a royal colony, when the colony was sold to King George II.

    Name Meaning

    English (Somerset): possibly an occupational name for a flax worker, from an agent noun formed with harl, an obsolete word for a filament of hair, flax, or hemp, + the suffix -er.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (7)

    • Martha Norcom, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "

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