Person:Peter Martin (12)

Peter Leslie Martin
d.31 Mar 1919
m. 20 Apr 1865
  1. Curtis James Martin1868 - 1955
  2. Peter Leslie Martin1886 - 1919
Facts and Events
Name Peter Leslie Martin
Gender Male
Birth[1] 31 Oct 1886 Athens Twp, Athens, Ohio
Death[2] 31 Mar 1919
  1. Birth Record; Athens Co, Ohio; Vital Records V 1-2; 1867-1891; FHL#311600;
    Vol 2 p 270.

    Name listed as Peter L. Martin, male, born 31 Oct 1886 in Athens Twp, Athens, OH.

  2. Athens County Messenger: Athens County, Ohio
    31 Mar 1919, 3 Aug 2006.

    31 Mar 1919 Athens Messenger
    Peter Leslie Martin, born at The Plains, October 31, 1887 passed away March 31, 1919 at the age of 31 years at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John Elder of Canaanville Road. Death resulted from infection contracted at Camp Sherman where he offered his services as an undertaker, during the influenza epidemic.
    The deceased was united in marriage to Frances Elder, September 19, 1908. To this union one child was born Elder Martin. Besides his widow and son, Mr. Martin is survived by his mother Mrs. Peter Martin, also two half brothers John Martin, Walter Martin, and a half sister Mrs. Belle Coe. The deceased was a graduate of the Athens high school and attended Ohio University several years and was a member of Phi Delta Theta fraternity and a member of the Masonic lodge. He has been engaged in the undertaking business for several years, being located in Pomerey, where he was prominently known as an undertaker throughout Pomeroy Bend. His last location was in Columbus. Funeral arrangements will be announced later.
    31 Mar, 1919 Athens Messenger
    Funeral services for Mr. Leslie Martin will be held Wednesday afternoon at 2 o’clock at the home of Mr. and Mrs. John R. Elder, on the Canaanville Road. Friends may call at the residence between the hours of 9 and 12 Wednesday morning. The remains will be interred in the West Union street cemetery

    Born 31 Oct 1887, died 31 Mar 1919, age 31. He married a Francis Elder, 19 Sep 1908 and had one child, Elder Martin.

  3.   Information forwarded by Lisa Baker. Original correspondence from Gary Shafer. 22 Mar 2006..

    Born 31 Oct 1886, died 31 Mar 1919. He marr Mary Francis Elder on 19 Sep 1908.

  4.   1900 US Census: Athens, Athens, Ohio: FamilySearchIndexing
    Sheet 7B Fam# 140 Line 73, 28 Jun 2008.

    Peter L Martin, white, male, born Oct 1886, age 13, single, son of Peter and Cheretta Martin. Born in Ohio, both parents born in New Jersey.