Martha Byrum

January 1842–
Mississippi, United States

The Life of Martha

Martha Byrum was born in January 1842, in Mississippi, United States. She married Reubin S Hopkins on 30 August 1866, in Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Greenville Township, Clark, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years.

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Reubin S Hopkins
Martha Byrum
Marriage: 30 August 1866
Laura Sarah Jane Hopkins
Winro C Hopkins
Idie B Hopkins
John B Hopkins
Rubin Lee Hopkins
Marcus Arlander Hopkins

Spouse and Children

30 August 1866
Tishomingo, Mississippi, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 19

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.

Age 19

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
1877 · Mississippi State Board of Health is Created

Age 35

In 1877, the Mississippi State Board of Health was established to protect and advance health throughout the state. There are several different categories that fall under their watch such as disease, environment, injury, standard care, shots, keep records, and more.

Name Meaning

Variant of English Byron .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Martha J Hopkins in household of James M Harris, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Marthy Hopkins in household of Rubin Hopkins, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Martha J Hopkins in household of Rubin S Hopkins, "United States Census, 1880"

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