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  • ID: I859
  • Name: Anthony Martin
  • Surname: Martin
  • Given Name: Anthony
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: 6 Mar 1838 in New York
  • Death: 13 Aug 1905 in Houghton Co., MI
  • Burial: Forest Hill Cemetery, Houghton Co., MI (Houghton Cemetery?)
  • _UID: 12A2F6F0CAE2C5459061AB1C375499A0CCEE
  • Note:
    1905 August 31 Thursday
    DIED- Anthony MARTIN, who had been a resident of the copper country since the early 1850's, d ied yesterday at his home in West Houghton of apoplexy. He was born in New York City and aft er coming to the copper country he worked in all of the principal mines of the area. He marri ed a copper country girl who survived him, and 9 children- Mrs. Tony A. WEBBER of Hancock; Mr s. Henry KRELLWITZ and Mrs. George ROBBINS, both of Houghton; the Misses Frances; Agnes and F olna MARTIN; the Messrs John P.; Tony H; Joseph and Steven MARTIN, all of Houghton. The funer al services will be held Saturday from St Ignatius Catholic Church, Houghton. Burial will a t Forest Hill cemetery, Houghton.

    MARRIAGES
    1900 October 12 Friday-- A double wedding was performed at St Ignatius Catholic Church, Hough ton yesterday morning, all parties of Houghton; 1. Toney WEBBER wed Miss Rose E. MARTIN, the y will live at Hancock 2. George W. ROBINS wed Miss Mary M. MARTIN; they will live at Houghto n
    The brides were given away by their father- Anthony MARTIN. The brides were attended by two l ittle girls, Misses Laleen KRELLWITZ and Julia FRYE.

    THE MINING GAZETTE (under various names) of Houghton County, Michigan
    Copyright 1999-2002 by Dick and June Ross. This copy contributed
    for use in the USGenWeb Archives. USGENWEB NOTICE: In keeping with our policy of providin g free
    information on the Internet, data may be freely used by non-commercial entities, as long as t his essage remains on all copied material. These electronic pages may NOT be reproduced in an y format for profit or presentation by other organizations.
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    Probate Records, Houghton Co., MI #2286, The Probate Court for the County of Houghton...In th e matter of the Estate of ANTHONY MARTIN, Deceased. I, LENA MARTIN, respectfully represent t hat I reside in the Village of Houghton in said county, and am interested in said estate an d make this petition as WIDOW of said deceased. I further represent that said deceased die d on the Thirteenth day of August A.D. 1905, leaving no last will and testament, as I am info rmed and believe. I further represent that said deceased was, at the time of his death, an i nhabitant of the Village of Houghton in the said county and left estate within said county t o be administered, and that the estimated value thereof is as follows: real estate, $4000.00 , or thereabout; personal estate, $no, or thereabout, as I am informed and believe. I furthe r represent that the names, relationship, ages and residences of the heirs at law of said dec eased are as follows:

    Name Relationship Age Residence
    Lena Martin Widow 54 Houghton, MIch
    Josephine Krellwitz Daughter 35 Houghton, Mich
    Rosie Weber Daughter 34 Hancock, Mich
    John Martin Son 31 Calument, Mich
    Mary Robins daughter 29 Houghton, Mich
    Anthony Martin son 27 Houghton, Mich
    Frances Daughter 23 Houghton, Mich
    Joseph Martin Son 21 Houghton, Mich
    Agnes Martin Daughter 18 Houghton, Mich
    Stephen Martin Son 16 Houghton, Mich
    Saloma Martin Daughter 11 Houghton, Mich

    I therefore pray that the administration of said estate be granted to myself, Lena Martin, o r to some other suitable person. (Signed) Lena Martin
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    The names and places fit; Anthony Martin's father was August Martin per his birth certificat e & Anthony was born in New York (although it shows only Mary Martin being born in New York o n the 1850 WI Census) -- but at this stage it is pure speculation that this is the proper MAR TIN family.
    THIS FAMILY???
    Year: 1850 State: Wisconsin County: Sheboygan Sheet No: 90A
    Reel No: M432-1006 Division: Sheboygan Dist. No. 14 Page No: 178
    Transcribed by Kathleen Grace for USGenWeb,
    4 | 441 443 | August Martin | 44 M | Mason | German y
    5 | 441 443 | Dinah Martin | 4 3 F | | Germany
    6 | 441 443 | Sarah Martin | 4 0 F | | Germany
    7 | 441 443 | Joseph Martin | 1 5 M | | Germany
    8 | 441 443 | Anthony Martin | 1 2 M | | Germany
    9 | 441 443 | Elizabeth Marti n | 7 F | | Germany
    10 | 441 443 | Mary Marti n | 4 F | | New York
    11 | 441 443 | Edward Marti n | 1 M | Wisconsin
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    1880 MI Soundex Census
    Houghton County; Portage Twp. ED 12, Sheet 31, Line 29

    MARTIN, Anthony, w/m/41, b. NY
    " Lena, wife, 27, b. MI
    " Rosa, daughter, 5, MI
    " John, son, 3, MI
    " Mary Ann, daughter, 2, MI
    " Anthony, son, 4/12, MI
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    Houghton County Directory 1903-1904
    HOUGHTON CITY
    MARTIN, Antoine, lab, res n w cor South and 3rd W.H.
    MARTIN, Antoine, jr., mach opr, bds Antoine Martin
    MARTIN, Frances, student, bds Antoine Martin
    MARTIN, John, bkkpr, bds Antoine Martin
    MARTIN, Joseph, student, bds Antoine Martin
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    http://boards.ancestry.com/localities.northam.usa.states.wisconsin.counties.sheboygan/3244/mb .ashx
  • Change Date: 10 Sep 2014 at 23:00:13



    Father: August Martin b: Abt. 1806 in Germany
    Mother: Mrs. Dinah or Regina Martin b: Abt. 1807 in Germany

    Marriage 1 Helena Ant b: 1853 in WI or MI
    • Married: Abt. 1870
    Children
    1. Has No Children Josephine Martin b: 1870 in L'Anse, Baraga, MI
    2. Has Children John P. Martin b: 1877 in L'Anse, Baraga, MI
    3. Has Children Mary Martin b: 27 Feb 1878 in Houghton Co., MI
    4. Has Children Anthony H. Martin b: 25 Feb 1880 in Portage Twp., Houghton Co., MI
    5. Has Children Frances Martin b: 1882 in Michigan
    6. Has Children Joseph Martin b: 1887 in Houghton Co., Michigan
    7. Has Children Agnes Martin b: 20 Nov 1889 in Houghton Co., MI
    8. Has Children Stephen Martin b: 1889 in Michigan
    9. Has No Children Saloma Martin b: 24 Jul 1897 in Portage Twp., Houghton, Michigan

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