Mary Lecy "Mollie" Richburg

2 July 1862–2 February 1944 (Age 81)
Crenshaw, Alabama, United States

The Life Summary 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
1862–1909
Mary Lecy "Mollie" Richburg
1862–1944
Marriage: 2 December 1885
James Eddie Martin
1886–1977
Emma Gertrude Martin
1888–1971
Riley Florice Martin
1891–1986
Henry Frank Martin
1894–1959
Sherman Drucilla Martin
1896–1973
Laura L. Martin
1899–
John Oscar Martin
1904–1983

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)

    1863
    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1866
    Age 4
    Historical Boundaries: 1866: Crenshaw, Alabama, United States
    1886
    Age 24
    Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

    Name Meaning

    Origin undetermined. Compare Richbourg .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Richbourg

    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"

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