Martha A. Allison

Female12 November 1842–9 May 1928

Brief Life History of Martha A.

When Martha A. Allison was born on 12 November 1842, in Illinois, United States, her father, Samuel Allison, was 31 and her mother, Ann Huston, was 31. She married William H Castello on 5 February 1873, in Logan, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Wyandotte, Kansas, United States in 1910 and Walnut Township, Benton, Arkansas, United States in 1920. She died on 9 May 1928, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 85.

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Family Time Line

William H Castello
Martha A. Allison
Marriage: 5 February 1873
Mollie E Castello

Sources (11)

  • Martha Castullo in household of F O Thomason, "Kansas State Census, 1895"
  • Martha Allison in the Illinois, U.S., Marriage Index, 1860
  • Samuel Allison's Family Bible

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 February 1873Logan, Illinois, United States
  • Children (1)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 4

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.


    Age 11

    Historical Boundaries: 1853: DuPage, Illinois, United States [Spreads across DuPage and Kane counties]


    Age 23

    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English and Scottish: patronymic from the Middle English female personal name Alice, Alis (see Allis ) + -son, meaning ‘Alice's son’.

    English and Scottish: from the Middle English female personal name Alison, a common pet form of Alice, Alis. See Allis and compare Ellison .

    Scottish: in some cases, a late variant of Allanson (see also Allinson ).

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

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