Martha Elizabeth Allsbrook

Female30 August 1850–4 January 1940

Brief Life History of Martha Elizabeth

When Martha Elizabeth Allsbrook was born on 30 August 1850, in Halifax, North Carolina, United States, her father, Louis Marion Allsbrook Sr, was 28 and her mother, Elizabeth Penelope Dixon, was 22. She married William Frederick Staton on 3 October 1883, in Halifax, Halifax, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Roseneath Township, Halifax, North Carolina, United States in 1900 and Roseneath, Halifax, North Carolina, United States in 1910. She died on 4 January 1940, in Scotland Neck, Halifax, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Tarboro, Edgecombe, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Frederick Staton
Martha Elizabeth Allsbrook
Marriage: 3 October 1883
Charles Linwood Staton
John Thomas Staton
Mary Ida Staton

Sources (22)

  • Mertha E Staton, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Martha E Allsbrook, "North Carolina, County Marriages, 1762-1979 "
  • Martha E. Allsbrook Staton, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    3 October 1883Halifax, Halifax, North Carolina, United States
  • Children (3)

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    Siblings (14)

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    World Events (8)

    1853 · First State Fair

    Age 3

    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.


    Age 13

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

    1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

    Age 25

    In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Alsobrook .

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

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