Martha Emoline Williams

8 July 1862–19 February 1917 (Age 54)
Marion Township, Bradley, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Martha Emoline

When Martha Emoline Williams was born on 8 July 1862, in Marion Township, Bradley, Arkansas, United States, her father, William M. Williams, was 24 and her mother, Mary Jane Coker, was 19. She married Christopher Columbus Smart on 8 March 1888, in Marion Township, Bradley, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Hampton Township, Marion, Arkansas, United States in 1900 and Prairie Township, Marion, Arkansas, United States in 1910. She died on 19 February 1917, in Boone, Boone, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 54, and was buried in Everton, Boone, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher Columbus Smart
Martha Emoline Williams
Marriage: 8 March 1888
William Franklin Smart
Ruthe E. Smart
Lucy Clerinda Smart
Jacob C. Smart
Christopher Roland Smart
Mary Ellen Smart

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1888Marion Township, Bradley, Arkansas, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 8
    Historical Boundaries 1870: Boone, Arkansas, United States
    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
    Age 19
    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of William , with genitival or post-medieval excrescent -s. This form of the surname is also common in Wales. In North America, this surname has also absorbed some cognates from other languages, such as Dutch Willems . Williams is the third most frequent surname in the US. It is also very common among African Americans and Native Americans.History: This surname was brought to North America from southern England and Wales independently by many different bearers from the 17th century onward. Roger Williams, born in London in 1603, came to MA in 1630, but the clergyman was banished from the colony for his criticism of the Puritan government; he fled to RI and founded Providence.

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

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    Sources (5)

    • Martha E Williams in household of William Williams, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Martha E Williams in household of William Williams, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Marthy Emeline Williams Smart, "Find A Grave Index"

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