Hannah Martin

Female30 June 1835–10 March 1907

Brief Life History of Hannah

When Hannah Martin was born on 30 June 1835, in Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Joel Martin, was 49 and her mother, Margery Townsend, was 31. She lived in West Bradford Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States for about 20 years. She died on 10 March 1907, at the age of 71, and was buried in Newlin Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joel Martin
1786–1857
Margery Townsend
1803–1877
Jonathan Martin
1825–1832
Joseph Martin
1826–1827
Abraham Martin
1827–1837
Susan A Martin
1829–1832
Emmor Martin
1830–1832
Cheyney Martin
1832–1916
Lewis Martin
1833–1884
Hannah Martin
1835–1907
Mary Martin
1837–
George Martin
1838–1879
Lydia M Martin
1840–
Margaret Martin
1843–1844
Jacob Martin
1847–1923

Sources (5)

  • Hannah Martin in household of Isaac Hays, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Hannah Martin, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Hannah Martin, "Pennsylvania Cemetery Records, ca. 1700-ca. 1950"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (13)

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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

1846

Age 11

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

1863

Age 28

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Irish, French, Walloon, Breton, Dutch, Flemish, German, Czech, Slovak, Croatian, Italian (Veneto); Spanish (Martín): from a personal name derived from Latin Martinus, itself a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’. This was borne by a famous 4th-century Christian saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. In North America, the surname Martin has absorbed cognates and derivatives from other languages, e.g. Slovak and Rusyn (from Slovakia) Marcin , Albanian Martini , Polish surnames beginning with Marcin-, and Slovenian patronymics like Martinčič (see Martincic ). Martin is the most frequent surname in France and one of the most frequent surnames in Wallonia.

English: variant of Marton .

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mártain, ‘descendant of Martin’ (compare 1 above). Otherwise, a shortened form of Gilmartin or McMartin ; sometimes also spelled Martyn.

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

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Birth, Death, Burial Information

Hannah Martin BIRTH 30 Jan 1835 Pennsylvania, USA DEATH 10 Mar 1907 (aged 72) Embreeville, Chester County, Pennsylvania, USA BURIAL Chester County Alms House Cemeteries Newlin Township, Chester Count …

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