Martin Family

 

John Martin - - - died Feb. 15, 1879 he was 66 y 6m 22d

Buried at Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 125

His wife was:

Highland(Ferguson) Martin- - - died Sept 3, 1850 she was 39y

Buried at Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL Section 3 Lot 125

 

Children are:

Amanda Martin--- she was 16years old in the 1850 census.

She married George W. Hatch , August 28,1855 in Sangamon

County, IL, she would have been 21 years old

George W. Hatch - - died May 25, 1874, 47y 5m 27d

Rosehill Cemetery , Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 123

Amanda Hatch - - died Aug. 17, 1903, 69y 11m 14d

Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg,IL Section 4 Lot 123

Their children are:

Margaret A Hatch - - she was 4 years old in the 1860 census, 13 years old in the 1870 census

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Mary H. Hatch - - she was 2 years old in the 1860 census, 12 years old in the 1870 census. Married James R. Arnold, Dec. 2,1877, license # 4412

Children Are:

Edmund Arnold - - born Sept. 9,1881

Ralph Arnold - - born Feb. 10, 1879

Emma J. Hatch - - she was 6 months old in the 1860 census, 10 years old in the 1870 census.

E. J. (Emma) - - died Aug. 30, 1877 17y 9m 4d, Buried at Rosehill

Cemetery, Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 134

 

George W. Hatch - - he was 8 years old in the 1870 census.

He was 18 in the 1880 census ( he and is mother were the only ones

Listed in the 1880 census)

There is a George W. Hatch that married Elonore Reed Oct. 12,1882, lic. # 5034. I think this is the same young man.

 

Laura Hatch - - she was 7 years old in the 1870 census.

L.E. (Laura) - - died April 30, 1879 Cert. # 149 16y 26d

Buried at Rosehill Cemetery Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 134

 

There is a William N. Hatch 13 years old in the 1860 census and

John B. Hatch 10 years old in the 1860 census living with Amanda and George W., I'm thinking they are children from a first marriage.

J. B. (John) Hatch died Sept. 5,1869 19y 8m 26d

buried in Rosehill Cemetery Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 123.

 

There is an M. H. Hatch buried in Section 4 Lot 123 along with

Everyone else in Section 4 Lot 123. died March 30, 1855 29y 3m 5d

Could this have been his first wife ? Enclosed you will find a marriage

License #282 which I believe is George's first wife Mary Brown,

March 10.1846. I think M.H. is the same lady, you may have to get a death certificate to verify.

 

Jeff Martin - - he was 11 yrs old when the 1850 census was done.

J. M. ( Jeff) - - died Sept. 8, 1850 12y 3m 24d Buried at Rosehill

Cemetery, Petersburg, IL, Section 4 Lot 132

 

Sarah A. Martin - - she was 9 yrs. Old in the 1850 census. She was 18 yrs old in the 1860 census and was married to Alexander Rhodes who was 22. Her father John Martin was living with them and he was 50 yrs old. There was a John Rhodes living with them also, he was probably Alexander's brother.

 

Children are:

John A. Rhodes - - he was 7months in the 1860 census, 10yrs

Old in the 1870 census, 20 yrs old in the 1880 census.

Born Nov. 9, 1859 and Died June 20, 1923. He is buried

At Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL Section 1 Lot 19

He is buried with Maggie A Rhodes she was born

Dec. 17, 1866 , died Sept. 7, 1949

If this is the right John A. he and Maggie A. Baum

Were married March 22, 1886.

David Rhodes - - he was 8 in the 1870 census, and not listed in the

1880 census.

 

Charles Rhodes - - he was 6 yrs old in the 1870 census, 17 yrs

Old in the 1880 census.

If this is the Charles that is buried at Rosehill Cemetery,

Petersburg, IL 2nd addition Lot 61 he was born

Nov. 23, 1863, died Oct. 24, 1931. He married

Mary Pauline ? , she was born Dec. 14, 1867, died

Nov. 8, 1956 88y 10m 24d, she is buried with him.

 

Alice Rhodes - - she was 4yrs old in the 1870 census, 14 yrs in the

1880 census.

 

William Rhodes - - was 2 yrs in the 1870 census, and 12 yrs

In 1880 census

 

Lydia Rhodes - - was 9 yrs in the 1880 census

 

Perilla? Rhodes - - she was 6 yrs old in the 1880 census

 

Edgar Rhodes - - he was 4 yrs old in the 1880 census

Dora E. Rhodes - - born Feb. 19, 1979, died July 12, 1881

She was 1 y in 1880 census

Buried with Freddy O. in Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg,IL

 

Freddy O. Rhodes - - born Oct. 21, 1884, died April 30, 1888

Children of A. & S.A. , buried near Highland Martin in Rosehill

Cemetery, Petersburg,IL

 

In 1870 the name of Rhodes was spelled Rhoades in the census.

 

 

J. M. Martin - - was 8 years old in the 1850 census,

He died Sept 6, 1850, 7y 3m, buried in Rosehill Cemetery,

Petersburg, IL Section 4 Lot 125

 

 

M. E. Martin - - she was 5 years old in the 1850 census,

She died Sept 8, 1850, 4y 9m, buried in Rosehill Cemetery,

Petersburg,IL Section 4 Lot 125

 

E. J. Martin - - she was 2 year old in the 1850 census, she died

Sept. 13, 1850, 2y 3m, buried in Rosehill Cemetery, Petersburg, IL

Section 4, Lot 132

 

 

There are three other Martins buried in Section 4:

W.C Martin buried in Section 4 Lot 125 he died Nov. 13, 1839

and was 3y 6m

 

Infant Martin buried Section 4 Lot 132 Died March 26, 1835

 

William A. Martin buried Section 4 Lot 132 Died Aug. 10, 1868

15d, Son of W. N. & B. H. Martin ( near Infant Martin )

 

I don't know how these are related but almost have to be as they are buried in the same Section and Lots as the other Martins.

Contributed by Betty Albert

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