Martha Emma Oakley

20 February 1864–13 February 1922 (Age 58)
Trigg, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Martha Emma

When Martha Emma Oakley was born on 20 February 1864, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States, her father, James B. Oakley, was 47 and her mother, Martha Emma Atwood, was 45. She married Charles McDaniel Attebury on 16 September 1880, in Trigg, Kentucky, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Sharp, Marshall, Kentucky, United States in 1900 and Paducah, McCracken, Kentucky, United States in 1910. She died on 13 February 1922, in Golden Pond, Trigg, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 57, and was buried in Oakley Cemetery, Cadiz, Trigg, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles McDaniel Attebury
Martha Emma Oakley
Marriage: 16 September 1880
Walter G. Attebury
James Curtis Attebury
Jesse Darnell Attebury
Roy Wilson Attebury

Spouse and Children

    Charles McDaniel Attebury



16 September 1880
Trigg, Kentucky, United States


Parents and Siblings



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World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Age 4

Historical Boundaries - 1868: Trigg, Kentucky, United States
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 17

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

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places in southern and central England named with the Old English elements āc ‘oak’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Marthy Oakley in household of James Oakley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha M Oakley in household of James Oakley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha E Attleberry in household of Charles M Attleberry, "United States Census, 1900"

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