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
1839–
Martha Crook Weeks
1842–1872
Marriage: 27 June 1866
Louise M. Seely
1870–1959
Frank B. Seeley
1872–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 June 1866
Addison, Vermont, United States
children

(2)

    Female1870–1959Female

    Frank B. Seeley

    Male1872–Male

Parents and Siblings

    Ebenezer Holland Weeks

    Male1812–1881Male

    Elizabeth D. Dyer

    Female1814–1895Female

siblings

(9)

    Catharine “Kate” Elizabeth Weeks

    Female1838–1855Female

    Female1842–1872Female

    Mary Crawford Weeks

    Female1844–1900Female

    Iola Crook Weeks

    Female1847–1892Female

    Fannie Louisa Weeks

    Female1850–1852Female

+4 More Children

World Events (5)

1846

Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

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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