Ellen A. Helms

10 March 1857–13 April 1926 (Age 69)
Washington, Missouri, United States

The Life of Ellen A.

When Ellen A. Helms was born on 10 March 1857, in Washington, Missouri, United States, her father, William Helms, was 24 and her mother, Nancy Weatherose, was 20. She married George W. Martin on 10 February 1878. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Breton Township, Washington, Missouri, United States in 1900 and Osage Township, Dent, Missouri, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 April 1926, in Good Water, Iron, Missouri, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Boss, Dent, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

George W. Martin
Ellen A. Helms
Marriage: 10 February 1878
Frank R Martin
Laura Martin
Lettie R Martin
Ida Alice Martin
Andrew Martin
William Martin
Oliver Lank Martin
Roma Lawrence Martin
Nora L. Martin
Charles Edward Martin
Oscar James Martin
Blanche Sarah Martin

Spouse and Children

10 February 1878


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 3

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 19

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Helm 1.2 North German and Dutch: patronymic from Helm 2–3.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ellen A Martin in household of George W Martin, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ellen Martin in household of George Martin, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Ellon A Martin in household of George W Martin, "United States Census, 1920"

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