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Ancestors/Descendants of: Henry Martin/Marten (1846 -1927) Hamon, Germany - MI
Posted by: Jo Lewis (ID *****9384) Date: October 29, 2006 at 23:18:53
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Any information on the ancestors/descendants of the following Martin/Marten family would help. This is what I have, thus far:

Henry Martin/Marten, b. 6 AUG 1846, Hamon, Germany. d. 24 MAY 1927, Montcalm Twp., MI. m. 13 NOV 1874, Methodist Episcopal Church, Greenville, Montcalm, MI. to: Caroline (Carrie) Sissaman {Seasman}. Children: 7-8 (1 died at birth, and one died at age 8 which was a twin to Pauline Martin). {My g-great grandparents}

From Germany, Henry traveled to England in 1867, then to America in 1868. He then started a business in the eastern states, sending money to Germany for his Mother and Sister. In 1869 they also came to Montcalm Co., Montcalm Twp., MI to live with Henry. He then worked as a farmer and started his own family.


1. Theodore Martin, b. 23 APR 1879, d. 13 APR 1942. m. to: Ida Wittkopp. Children: 4. {My great grandparents}

2. Pauline Martin, b. 6 AUG 1877, Montcalm Twp., MI. d. 23 JAN 1962.

3. Bertha Martin, b. 11 AUG 1880, Montcalm Twp., MI. d. 1880, Montcalm Twp., MI.

4. Rosina Martin, b. 1 JUN 1882, Montcalm Twp., MI. d. 15 FEB 1942.

5. Clara Martin, b. 14 MAY 1887, Montcalm Twp., MI. d. 5 JAN 1950.

6. Ernest Martin, b. 27 JUL 1894, Montcalm Twp., MI. d. FEB 1975, Gowen, MI.

Theodore and Ida Martinís Children

1. Leona Gertrude Martin, b. 18 JAN 1911, d. 28 DEC 1970. m. 1 JAN 1936, West Branch, MI. to: William (Bill) John Lewis. Children: 1. {My Grandparents}

2. Richard (aka Dick) P.J. (John Paul), b. 12 APR 1907 in Pine Twp., MI, d. 26 JUL 1985 in Greenville, MI. m. to: Reva May Rasmussen. Children: 5 (Milton, Roger, Phyllis, Eleanor, Charles).

3. Fredia Martin, b. 21 APR 1905, Pine Twp., MI.

4. Walter Martin, b. 5 MAY 1909, MI. d. MAY 1971, Pontiac, MI.

Footnotes: Henry Marten Male Spouse: Caroline Sissaman Marriage: 13 NOV 1874 Methodist Episcopal Church,
Greenville, Montcalm, Michigan Source Information: Batch No.: M518661 Dates: 1855-1880 Source Call
No.: 0987612 Type: Film Printout Call No.: None Sheet: 00 Information Source: {Family Search
International Genealogical Index v5.0 - North America IGI Individual Record}

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