Martha J. Ferrell

Brief Life History of Martha J.

When Martha J. Ferrell was born in 1880, in Kentucky, United States, her father, Baldon C. Ferrell, was 35 and her mother, Nancy Jane Childers, was 30. She lived in Justice Precinct 6, Montague, Texas, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Baldon C. Ferrell
1845–1924
Nancy Jane Childers
1850–
Thomas A. Ferrell
1871–
John William Ferrell
1872–1958
Mary S. Ferrell
1876–
Martha J. Ferrell
1880–
James Franklin Ferrell
1883–1952
Charlie Robert Ferrell
1893–1984

Sources (1)

  • Martha J. Ferrell in household of B. C. Ferrell, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1881 · Construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway

Grenville M. Dodge oversaw the construction of the Fort Worth & Denver Railway. Work began at Hodge Junction, and eventually extended to the New Mexico border by 1888. Service began on April 1, 1888, with trains travelling between Fort Worth and Denver.

1892 · The Radio is invented

Kentucky native Nathan Stubblefield invented the radio in 1892

1912 · McCreary County Created

Named after James B. McCreary a Confederate war hero and two time Governor of Kentucky McCreary County was created in 1912.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Farrell , from Ó Fearghail.

English: variant of Fairhall .

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

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