Albert Alexander Martin

8 May 1921–14 January 1994 (Age 72)
Barre City, Washington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Albert Alexander

When Albert Alexander Martin was born on 8 May 1921, in Barre City, Washington, Vermont, United States, his father, Wayne Gurdon Martin, was 24 and his mother, Mary Fraser Farquhar, was 21. He married Beatrice Mae Austin in 1942, in Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. He lived in Williamstown, Orange, Vermont, United States in 1940. He died on 14 January 1994, in Barre City, Washington, Vermont, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in East Brookfield Cemetery, Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States.

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Albert Alexander Martin
1921–1994
Beatrice Mae Austin
1920–1993
Marriage: 1942
Brent Newell Martin
1947–2010

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1942
Brookfield, Orange, Vermont, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

World Events (8)

1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 2

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.
1923 · Amendment of Equal Rights

Age 2

Is a proposed amendment to help guarantee equal legal rights for all citizens of the United States. Its main objective is to end legal distinctions between the two genders in terms of divorce, property, employment, and other legal matters. Even though it isn't the 28th Amendment yet, it has started conversations about the meaning of legal equality.
1941

Age 20

Japanese attack Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, Irish, French, Dutch, German, Czech, Slovak, Spanish (Martín), Italian (Venice), etc.: from a personal name (Latin Martinus, a derivative of Mars, genitive Martis, the Roman god of fertility and war, whose name may derive ultimately from a root mar ‘gleam’). This was borne by a famous 4th-century saint, Martin of Tours, and consequently became extremely popular throughout Europe in the Middle Ages. As a North American surname, this form has absorbed many cognates from other European forms.2 English: habitational name from any of several places so called, principally in Hampshire, Lincolnshire, and Worcestershire, named in Old English as ‘settlement by a lake’ (from mere or mær ‘pool’, ‘lake’ + tūn ‘settlement’) or as ‘settlement by a boundary’ (from (ge)mære ‘boundary’ + tūn ‘settlement’). The place name has been charged from Marton under the influence of the personal name Martin.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Albert Martin in household of Mary Martin, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Albert A Martin in household of Wayne Martin, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Albert A Martin in entry for Duane A Martin and Marlene Harrington, "Vermont, Town Clerk, Vital and Town Records, 1732-2005"

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