Martha Crook Weeks

23 August 1842–10 May 1872 (Age 29)
Salisbury, Addison, Vermont, United States

The Life of Martha Crook

When Martha Crook Weeks was born on 23 August 1842, in Salisbury, Addison, Vermont, United States, her father, Ebenezer Holland Weeks, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth D. Dyer, was 28. She married Franklin Hiram Seeley on 27 June 1866, in Addison, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Richfield, Otsego, New York, United States in 1870. She died on 10 May 1872, at the age of 29, and was buried in Salisbury, Addison, Vermont, United States.

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Family Time Line

Franklin Hiram Seeley
Martha Crook Weeks
Marriage: 27 June 1866
Louise M. Seely
Frank B. Seeley

Spouse and Children

27 June 1866
Addison, Vermont, United States



    Frank B. Seeley


Parents and Siblings

    Ebenezer Holland Weeks


    Elizabeth D. Dyer




    Catharine “Kate” Elizabeth Weeks



    Mary Crawford Weeks


    Iola Crook Weeks


    Fannie Louisa Weeks


+4 More Children

World Events (5)


Age 4

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

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 22

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Wikke ( see Wick 2).2 English: variant of Wick 1.3 It may also be an Americanization of Scandinavian Vik .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha C Seeley in household of Frank H Seeley, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha C Weeks in household of E H Weeks, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Weeks in household of Eben H Weeks, "United States Census, 1850"

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