Martha Bushnell Story

2 February 1840–3 January 1916 (Age 75)
New York, United States

The Life of Martha Bushnell

When Martha Bushnell Story was born on 2 February 1840, in New York, United States, her father, Stephen Story, was 32 and her mother, Lucy B. French, was 28. She married Edwin Lambkin on 9 July 1873, in Huron, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 3 January 1916, in Traverse City, Grand Traverse, Michigan, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Kingsley, Grand Traverse, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edwin Lambkin
1832–1905
Martha Bushnell Story
1840–1916
Marriage: 9 July 1873
Lambkin
1874–1874
Byrne Story Lambkin
1877–1949
Lucy Mary Lambkin
1881–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
9 July 1873
Huron, Michigan, United States
children

(3)

    Lambkin

    Male1874–1874Male

    Male1877–1949Male

    Lucy Mary Lambkin

    Female1881–Female

Parents and Siblings

    Stephen Story

    Male1808–Male

    Lucy B. French

    Female1812–Female

siblings

(2)

World Events (8)

1846

Age 6

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Moving the State Capital

Age 7

The capital of Michigan was moved from Detroit to Lansing on March 17, 1847. The capital was moved to be further away from Canada, to encourage settlement and boost economy toward the inner regions of the state, and to make to capital more accessible to everyone statewide.
1863

Age 23

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

Name Meaning

Northern English: variant spelling of Storey .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha B Lambkin in household of Edwin Lambkin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Martha B Lambkin in household of Edwin Lambkin, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha B Milke in household of Leonard Milke, "United States Census, 1910"

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