Person:Martha Turner (51)

Martha Rebecca TURNER
m. 21 MAY 1882
  1. Martha Rebecca TURNER1883 - 1984
  2. Margaret Elizabeth TURNER1884 - 1982
  3. Claude Melton TURNER1887 - 1888
m. 24 NOV 1901
  1. Birdie Kathleen MCDONALD1902 - 1999
  2. Frank Robinson MCDONALD1904 - 1983
  3. John Vernon MCDONALD1906 - 1965
  4. Oliver Perry MCDONALD1907 - 1999
  5. Margaret Elizabeth MCDONALD1909 - 1996
  6. Mildred Rebecca MCDONALD1914 - 1984
  7. Rosemary MCDONALD1919 - 1988
  8. Jerry Roy MCDONALD1924 - 1945
Facts and Events
Name Martha Rebecca TURNER
Alt Name Mattie
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] 27 JUN 1883 Abbott, Hill, Texas, United States
Census[8] 18 Jun 1900 Hill, Texas, United StatesJustice Precinct 3
Marriage 24 NOV 1901 Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United Statesto John Franklin MCDONALD
Census[4] 4 MAY 1910 Hill, Texas, United StatesJustice Precinct 1
Census[5] 5 JAN 1920 Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United StatesWard 3 (part of)
Religion[1] BET 1927 AND 1984 McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United StatesFirst Baptist Church
Census[6] 10 APR 1930 McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United StatesPrecinct 5
Census[7] 10 Apr 1940 McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United StatesAvenue U
Death[3] 9 AUG 1984 McGregor, McLennan, Texas, United States
Funeral[1] 11 AUG 1984 Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United Statesgraveside services, Ridge Park Cemetery
Burial[1][3] 11 AUG 1984 Hillsboro, Hill, Texas, United StatesRidge Park Cemetery
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 Mattie Turner McDonald obituary, in In Memory Of Mattie Turner McDonald. (Hillsboro or Waco newspaper-
    ca Aug 1984.

    Buried Ridge Park Cemetery, Hillsboro,Hill County, Texas
    Funeral Notice Reads:
    Mattie Turner McDonald
    Mrs. Mattie Mcdonald, 101, of McGregor died Thursday, August 9, in a McGregor nursing home. She was born June 27, 1883 in the Abbott Community of Hill County, Texas, the daughter of Frank Lee and Jenny Margaret Melton Turner, pioneer Texans. She married John F. McDonald on November 24, 1901 in Hillsboro. Mrs. McDonald was a member of the First Baptist Church in McGregor. She moved to McGregor in 1927. She was also a member of Gold Star Mothers of America, American Legion Auxiliary of McGregor Chapter of The Eastern Star Lodge when the family moved to McGregor. She was preceded in death by her husband, and three sons, Captain Jerry R. McDonald, U.S.A.F., John V. McDonald and Frank R. McDonald.
    Survivors include: one son, O.P. McDonald of Mineola; four daughters, Kathleen Anderson of Dallas, Margaret Cawthron of McGregor, Mildred Blakely of Gatesville, and Rosemary Driver of Corpus Christi; ten grandchildren; 24 great grandchildren; and ten great great grandchildren.
    Grave side services were held at 3:00 P.M. Saturday, August 11, at Ridge Park Cemetery in Hillsboro with Rev. Paul Owens officiating. Edens Funeral Home in Hillsboro was in charge of arrangements.

  2. Mattie McDonald entry, in Social Security Death Index, Master File
    SS #458-17-7445.

    Mattie McDonald SSN: 458-17-7445 Last Residence: 76657 McGregor, Mclennan, Texas, United States of America Born: 27 Jun 1883 Died: Aug 1984 State (Year) SSN issued:.

  3. 3.0 3.1 Mattie R McDonald page, Ridge Park Cemetery, Hillsboro, Texas, in Find A Grave
    Plot 10.
  4. Mattie McDonald entry, 1910 US Census, in United States Federal Census. (
    4 May 1910.

    Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 1, Hill, Texas; Roll: T624_1564; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 151; Image: 58.

  5. Mattie McDonald entry, 1920 US Census, in United States Federal Census. (
    5 Jan 1920.

    Year: 1920;Census Place: Hillsboro Ward 3, Hill, Texas; Roll: T625_1818; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 37; Image: 772.

  6. Mattie McDonald entry, 1930 US Census, in United States Federal Census. (
    10 Apr 1930.

    Year: 1930; Census Place: McGregor, McLennan, Texas; Roll: 2374; Page: 15A; Enumeration District: 49; Image: 674.0.

  7. Mattie McDonlad entry, 1940 US Census, in United States Federal Census. (
    10 Apr 1940.

    Year: 1940; Census Place: McGregor, McLennan, Texas; Roll: T627_4101; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 155-75A.

  8. Mattie Turner entry, 1900 US Census, in United States Federal Census. (
    18 Jun 1900.

    "United States Census, 1900," index and images, FamilySearch ( : accessed 20 Nov 2013), Mattie Turner in household of John J Turner, ED 43 Justice Precinct 3, Hill, Texas, United States; citing sheet 23A, family 290, NARA microfilm publication T623, FHL microfilm 1241644.