Person:Peter Martin (13)

Peter Martin
b.28 Sep 1831 Blommbury, , NJ
m. ABT 1830
  1. Peter Martin1831 - 1905
  2. Jamie MartinAbt 1833 -
  3. Margaret MartinAbt 1835 - Aft 1870
  4. Matilda Martin1838 - 1920
  5. Eleanor MartinAbt 1840 - 1899
  6. Hannah Martin1844 - 1914
  7. William Henry Martin1845 - 1923
  8. Charitta Martin1848 - 1926
  9. Ellen MartinAbt 1850 -
  10. Arabella Martin1852 - 1925
  11. Owen L Martin1856 - 1933
m. 11 Mar 1851
  1. Isabella Martin1853 - 1953
  2. John H Martin1855 - 1934
  3. George W MartinBef 1865 -
  4. William H MartinBef 1865 -
  5. Walter H MartinAbt 1867 - 1929
m. 20 Apr 1865
  1. Curtis James Martin1868 - 1955
  2. Peter Leslie Martin1886 - 1919
Facts and Events
Name Peter Martin
Gender Male
Birth? 28 Sep 1831 Blommbury, , NJ
Marriage 11 Mar 1851 to Mary Ann Hoppock
Marriage 20 Apr 1865 , Athens, Ohioto Charetta H Shafer
Death[1] 15 Apr 1905 Athens Twp, Athens, Ohio

MARRIAGE: appears he married at least twice. The 1870 census lists two children Isabell age 17 and Curtis age 1. His wife, Rhonda is listed as being 27, to young to be Isabell's mother.

  1. Athens County Messenger: Athens County, Ohio
    20 Apr 1905, 3 Aug 2006.

    20 April 1905 - Athens Messenger
    Peter Martin- Died at his Home on Morris Avenue Saturday of Heart Failure
    Peter Martin, aged 72 died at his home on Morris Avenue, Saturday forenoon, of heart trouble and a general breaking down of his physical system. He had been in poor health for several months, but had been seriously ill only for the past few weeks, during which time he suffered from a stroke of apoloxy.
    The funeral services were held the Methodist Church Monday afternoon at 1:30 o’clock, conducted by his pastor Rev. Slotz. The interment was made in the new cemetery.
    Mr. Martin was born in Blommbury, N.J. and came to Ohio with his parents in 1851. Excepting 5 years he lived in Henry County, IL, he spent the remainder of his life in Athens County. He purchased the Leondias Jewett farm on The Plains, and remained there until the fall of 1902, the he sold his property to the Johnson Coal Company and came to Athens. He owned several resident properties on Morris Avenue where he lived at the time of his death.
    Mr. Martin was twice married, his first wife, being Mary Ann Hoppock of New Jersey. There were four children born to them, Isabel, wife of J. Gaston Coe, John H, Walter H, William H, who was drowned in Hocking Canal, age 9, and Geo. W., who died in infancy.
    April 3, 1965, Mr. Martin married Cheretta H. Schaffer, who survived him. By this second union, two children were born Curtis J., who operated a dairy east of town and Peter Leslie who lives at home.

    He died at his home on Morris Ave.

  2.   1850 Us Census;Alexandrea,Hunterdon Co,NJ;Dwelling#374; Fam#374;
    age 19;born NJ.

    Age 19, born in New Jersey.

  3.   1870 US Census;Athens at Large,Athens,Ohio;p50;Dwelling#322; Fam#361;
    age 39;born NJ.

    Age 39, born in New Jersey.

  4.   US Census Bureau. 1880 US Census. (
    Athens,Athens,Ohio;ED3;SD 7; p18;Dwelling#165;Fam#167.

    Age 49, born in New Jersey.

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

    Name given as Peter Fisher Martin. Birthdate given as 28 Sep 1809. Deathdate given as 15 Apr 1905. Marr 1st Mary Ann Hoppock on 11 Mar 1851. Marr 2nd time to Charetta H. Shaffer on 20 Apr 1865.

  6.   1900 US Census: Athens, Athens, Ohio: FamilySearchIndexing
    Sheet 7B Fam# 140 Line 71, 28 Jun 2008.

    Peter Martin, white, male, born Sep 1831, age 68, married to Cheretta Martin for 35 years, occ Farmer. Born in New Jersey, both parents born in New Jersey.