Martha Whitesides

1838–13 February 1914 (Age 76)
Gaston, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Martha

When Martha Whitesides was born in 1838, in Gaston, North Carolina, United States, her father, Major Whitesides, was 49 and her mother, Elizabeth Servis, was 27. She died on 13 February 1914, in Lincolnton, Lincoln, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Major Whitesides
1789–1864
Elizabeth Servis
1811–1863
Thomas M. Whiteside
1830–1905
Isabella Elmina Whitesides
1833–1878
Edward L. Whitesides
1834–1864
John Calvin Whitesides
1834–1863
Martha Whitesides
1838–1914
Major Connor Whitesides
1839–1862
Elizabeth Ann Whitesides
1841–1908
William E Whitesides
1844–1911
Alexander S. Whitesides
1849–1886
Melvin Walker Whitesides
1851–1935
Margaret Angeline Whitesides
1854–1941

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1853 · First State Fair

Age 15

The first state fair in North Carolina was held in Raleigh and was put on by the North Carolina State Agricultural Society in 1853. The fair has been continuous except for during the American Civil War and Reconstruction and WWII.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 24

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Whiteside .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha Whitesides in household of Major Whitesides, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha F Whitesides in household of Major Whitesides, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Martha Whitsides, "North Carolina Deaths, 1906-1930"

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