Martha S Pawley

15 August 1857–15 January 1936 (Age 78)
Clinton, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Martha S

When Martha S Pawley was born on 15 August 1857, her father, John Wesley Pawley III, was 34 and her mother, Martha Ann Neff, was 34. She married Albert Madison Scott on 20 November 1881, in Santa Clara, California, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Shoal Township, Clinton, Missouri, United States in 1880. She died on 15 January 1936, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Albert Madison Scott
Martha S Pawley
Marriage: 20 November 1881
Arthur Hiram Scott
Bessie Howell Scott

Spouse and Children

20 November 1881
Santa Clara, California, United States


Parents and Siblings

    John Wesley Pawley III


    Martha Ann Neff




    James William Pawley


    Howell Jethro Pawley


    Henry Neff Pawley


    Medora Isadore Ann Pawley


    Taswell Martin Pawley


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 24

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Pavilly in Seine-Maritime, which is named with the Gallo-Roman personal name Pavilius + the locative suffix -acum.2 English: from a pet form of Paul .3 Possibly an altered spelling of Pauli .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Pawley in household of John Pawley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mattie S Pawley, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
  • Mattie Pawley in entry for Fred E Sabin and Bessie H Scott, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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