Martha Jane Layne

26 July 1827–26 March 1906 (Age 78)
Glasgow, Barren, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Jane

When Martha Jane Layne was born on 26 July 1827, in Glasgow, Barren, Kentucky, United States, her father, David Layne, was 21 and her mother, Lucinda Bybee, was 22. She married Anthony Johnson Stratton on 3 April 1845, in Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. She died on 26 March 1906, in Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in R V Mike Ramsay Memorial Cemetery, Snowflake, Navajo, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Anthony Johnson Stratton
1824–1887
Martha Jane Layne
1827–1906
Marriage: 3 April 1845
Emeline Stratton
1846–1847
Martha Jane Stratton
1848–1910
Gabrilla Stratton
1850–1934
Mary Stratton
1852–1890
Rozilpha Effie Stratton
1854–1929
Anthony Wayne Stratton
1856–1857
Lucinda Stratton
1858–1894
Calvin Layne Stratton
1860–1922
William Ellis Stratton
1862–1940
James Marion Stratton
1864–1932
Artemesia Stratton
1866–1939

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 April 1845Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • Children

    (11)

    +6 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1828
    Age 1
    Santa Anna repels Spain's attempt to regain control of Mexico. Guerrero abolishes slavery as means of discouraging migration of United States southerners to Texas.
    1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens
    Age 3
    The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
    1848
    Age 21
    Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo ends Mexican-American War. Texan independence confirmed. United States annexes territories of Upper California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Lane .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Lane

    Story Highlight

    Historical Sketch: Calvin Layne Stratton

    Calvin Layne Stratton Historical Sketch My Father Anthony Johnson Stratton was born January the 12 1824 at Beadford county Tennessee. My Mother Martha Jane Layne Stratton was born July the 26 1827 at …

    Sources (42)

    • Martha J Stratton in household of A J Stratton, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Martha Gow, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
    • Martha J. Lane in entry for Gobrilla Stratton Willis, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"

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