Contributed by Jane Combs <jascombs@sbcglobal.net>


 

Moses Granberry of Lawrence County Mississippi

GEORGE GRANBERRY, son of MOSES,  was born Abt. 1780, Lawrence Co., MS.  He married MARTHA ALBRITTON.

Child of  GEORGE GRANBERRY and MARTHA ALBRITTON is:
MARY POLLY3 GRANBERRY, b. Abt. 1812, GA.

MARY “POLLY” GRANBERRY (GEORGE2, MOSES1) was born Abt. 1812 in GA.  She married FRANCIS ABRAM MARTIN, son of  FRANCIS MARTIN and  ANN ?.  He was born Abt. 1806 in SC.

Child of MARY GRANBERRY and FRANCIS MARTIN is:
SETH SAMUAL MARTIN, b. 21 August 1838, MS; d. 11 March 1902, Axtell (McLennan) TX.

SETH SAMUAL4 MARTIN (MARY POLLY3 GRANBERRY, GEORGE2, MOSES1) was born 21 August 1838 in MS, and died 11 March 1902 in Axtell (McLennan) TX.  He married FRANCES ADALAID “ADDIE” FARIS 15 January 1874 in Union Church (Jefferson) MS , daughter of JOHN FARIS and ELIZABETH BURNS KELLEY.  She was born 11 October 1851 in Union Church (Jefferson) MS., and died 14 August 1934 in Waco (McLennan) TX

Children of SETH MARTIN and FRANCES FARIS are:

i. MID FRANK5 MARTIN, b. Jefferson Co, MS.
ii. JOHN GRANDBERY MARTIN, b. 1875, Jefferson Co, MS; d. 07 October 1950.
iii. “BETTY” ELIZABETH MARTIN, b. 1877, Jefferson Co, MS; d. 29 January 1937, Jefferson Co, MS; m.  FRED ST.CLAIR.
iv. ANNE PEARL MARTIN, b. 19 January 1884, Jefferson Co, MS; d. 06 October 1947, Waco (McLennan) TX; m. ANDREW BERRY CHAMBERS, 17 June 1907; b. 10 September 1882; d. 01 December 1957, Waco (McLennan) TX.
v. LOVY MILDRED MARTIN, b. 08 February 1885, Union Church (Jefferson) MS; d. Waco (McLennan) TX; m. (?) ROSE.
vi. KATHERINE TOMMIE MARTIN, b. 03 July 1892, Axtell (McLennan) TX; d. 21 March 1979, Waco (McLennan) TX; m. ALBERT HENRY SCHWARZ, 06 November 1919, Waco (McLennan) TX; b. 06 May 1879, Goliad, TX ?; d. 04 February 1959, Waco (McLennan) TX.

SETH SAMUAL MARTIN in 1880 Census:
1880 Jefferson County MS., Union Church:     Beat 1, Jefferson Co., MS:
Source: FHL Film 1254651, National Archives Film T9-0651, Page 151B

Name                 Relation           Sex    Race        Age    Birthplace   OccSeth S. Martin        Self               M        W           40       MS               Farmer
Adelaide   ”            Wife              F         W           27                           HouseKeeper
John         ”            Son               M         W           5         MS
Elizabeth  ”             Dau               F        W            3         MS
Lovdy        ”            Dau               F         W           3/12     MS