17 February 1741–8 December 1781 (Age 40)
Henrico, Virginia, United States
When Martha Ward Gaines was born on 17 February 1741, in Henrico, Virginia, United States, her father, Bernard Gaines, was 37 and her mother, Elizabeth Martha Ward, was 20. She married Thomas Turpin III on 9 April 1767, in St James Northam Parish, Goochland, Virginia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 8 December 1781, at the age of 40.