Martha Jane Gutherie

about 1834–
Georgia, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Jane

When Martha Jane Gutherie was born about 1834, in Georgia, United States, her father, William Jackson Guthrie, was 27 and her mother, Hannah Snider Weaver, was 34. She married Samuel Costin on 21 November 1850, in South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters.

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Samuel Costin
Martha Jane Gutherie
Marriage: 21 November 1850
Georgia Lee Costin
Mary Costin
William Shepherd Costin
Fanny Costin
Andrew J Costin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 November 1850South Carolina, United States
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1835 · Treaty of New Echota
    Age 1
    A minority group of Cherokees including John Ridge, Major Ridge, Elias Boudinot, and Stand Waite, signed the Treaty of New Echota which ceded all Cherokee territory east of the Mississippi in exchange for five million dollars. The majority of Cherokees did not agree and 16,000 Cherokee signatures were gathered to protest the treaty. Boudinot and both Ridges were killed several years later by angry Cherokees for signing the treaty.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    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.
    Age 31
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish (Aberdeenshire and Lanarkshire): variant of Guthrie .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Martha Jane Guthrie in entry for William Shepherd Costine, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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