Mary Lecy "Mollie" Richburg

Female2 July 1862–2 February 1944

Brief Life History of Mary Lecy "Mollie"

When Mary Lecy "Mollie" Richburg was born on 2 July 1862, in Crenshaw, Alabama, United States, her father, James Monroe Richburg, was 31 and her mother, Edith Ella Helms, was 34. She married John Lawrence Martin on 2 December 1885, in Bullock, Crenshaw, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 2 February 1944, in Pensacola, Escambia, Florida, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in McCullough Cemetery, Hytop, Jackson, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lawrence Martin
Mary Lecy "Mollie" Richburg
Marriage: 2 December 1885
James Edward Martin
Emma Gertrude Martin
Riley Florice Martin Sr
Henry Frank Martin
Sherman Drucilla Martin
Laura L. Martin
John Oscar Martin

Sources (12)

  • M L in household of J M, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mattie Martin in entry for Floris Martin and Esther Wallace, "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950"
  • Mollie Richberg in entry for Sherman Drucilla Martin, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 December 1885Bullock, Crenshaw, Alabama, United States
  • Children (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 1

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.


    Age 4

    Historical Boundaries: 1866: Crenshaw, Alabama, United States


    Age 24

    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Origin undetermined. Compare Richbourg .

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

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