Martha Jane McWhorter

21 September 1852–
Clay, Webster, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Martha Jane

When Martha Jane McWhorter was born on 21 September 1852, in Clay, Webster, Kentucky, United States, her father, Jesse Henry McWhorter, was 39 and her mother, Lucinda Eliza Benge, was 30. She married Richard Buckles on 7 August 1873. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Jackson, Kentucky, United States in 1860 and Raccoon, Laurel, Kentucky, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Richard Buckles
1848–1888
Martha Jane McWhorter
1852–
Marriage: 7 August 1873
Mary C Mollie Buckles
1874–1964
Levi Buckles
1877–
James Robert Buckles
1879–1956
Dave Buckles
1884–1955
Samuel Edward Buckels
1886–1942

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 August 1873
, Clay, KY
children

(5)

    Female1874–1964Female

    Levi Buckles

    Male1877–Male

    Male1879–1956Male

    Dave Buckles

    Male1884–1955Male

    Samuel Edward Buckels

    Male1886–1942Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1861

Age 9

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.
1863

Age 11

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 34

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Variant of Scottish and northern Irish McWhirter .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Martha Mc Wherter in household of Jesse Mc Wherter, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha Buckles in household of Richard Buckles, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Martha McWhorter in entry for Dave Buckles, "Kentucky Death Records, 1911-1965"

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