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TENNESSEE TO INDIANA - MARTINS - NICHOLAS G. MARTIN

Nicholas G Martin and Rebecca Sexton traveled from Tennessee to Indiana in the late 1830's and settled there, raising their children. We are searching for solid documentation of Nicholas and Rebecca's parents. Please share your information with us!

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NICHOLAS MARTIN & REBECCA SEXTON

Nicholas G. and Rebecca (Sexton] moved to Pleasant Run Township, Lawrence County, Indiana in the late 1830's from Grainger County, Tennessee, having four children at that time.

In 1850, they, along with their Sexton and Arwine relatives were living in Brown County, Indiana. The Martins were back in Lawrence County, Indiana in 1860.

They later had five more children born into their family.
Three of their sons served in the Civil War. James Francis was killed in action at Kenesaw Mountain, Georgia, in June of 1864 at the age of 24.

This information was published in Lawrence County, Indiana History Book No. 1 in 1990 by the Lawrence County Historical and Genealogy Society, Inc. in Court House Library in Bedford, Indiana.

They lived and died in Indiana, and are buried in the Gilgal Cemetery in the Log Cabin area, of Lawrence County, Indiana.

Their children:
Absalom Martin
John Luther Martin
Jesse Martin
James Francis Martin
Eva Catherine Martin
Elizabeth Martin
William David Martin
Enoch Sexton Martin
Andrew Wesley Martin


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Comment by Marv Bryan on February 15, 2010 at 10:48am
I have a Jessie B. Martin born 1892 and died 1918. He was married to Fannie L. Dobbins born 1819. They had a child named Virgie who married James Isaac Bryan of Virginia. I'm interested an any info on Jessie B. Martin?
 

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