Stephen John Martin

Male 1877 - 1958


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Stephen John Martin was born 20 May 1877, Pomeroy, OH (son of George Martin and Mary Elizabeth Linscott); died 2 Feb 1958, Lima, OH; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

    Notes:

    Zanesville Signal Newspaper, 3 Februray 1958

    STEPHEN MARTIN
    Stephen Martin, 82, of Pomeroy died at 9:30 o'clock Sunday morning at Good Samaritian hospital, following a stroke he suffered Jan. 16, while visiting at the home of his son, William Martin, 1086 Greenwood Avenue.
    Mr. Martin was one of the oldest printers in Ohio, working on Meigs county newspapers for over 52 years before retiring in 1942. He also served as a Justice of the Peace for a number of years.
    Surviving the deceased are five sons, Ernest of South Bend, Indiana; William of Zanesville; Herman and Joseph of Pomeroy, and Leo of Chesapeake; two daughters, Mrs. Mildred Tubbs and Mrs. Anna Mae Greenlee of Pomeroy, 16 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. His wife and two daughters and one son preceded him in death.
    The body has been removed to the Ewing Funeral Home in Pomeroy. Burial will be in Beach Grove Cemetery there.
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    The Daily Sentinel, Monday February 3, 1958
    VETERAN MEIGS COUNTY NEWSPAPER MAN CLAIMED BY DEATH

    Stephen Martin, 82, veteran newspaperman in Meigs County for a period of 52 years, died early Sunday in the Good Samaritian Hospital in Zanesville, following a stroke suffered while on a visit to his son's home in that city.
    During the 52 year period in which he was engaged in the newspaper business in this county, he was associated with The Leader, The Democrat, Dailty Tribune, Tribune-Telegraph, Daily News, and Herald Tribune.
    The deceased was preceded in death by his wife, Cora Mae Martin, daughters, Veda Sinclair, and Hazel Martin and a son, George.
    Surviving the deseased are the following children, Everett Martin, of South Bend, Ind.; William Martin, Zanesville; Mildred Tubbs, Pomeroy; Herman Martin, Pomeroy; Anna Mae Greenlee, Pomeroy; Joseph Martin, Pomeroy; and Leo Gilbert Martin of Chesapeake.
    Also surviving are three brothers, Henry Martin of Hemlock Grove; Thurman of Syacuse and Arthur Martin, Athens. There are also 18 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren.
    Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 2 p.m. from the Ewing Funeral Chapel. Burial will be made in the Beech Grove Cemetery under the direction of the Ewing Funeral Home.

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    The Democrat, Thursday, July 5, 1900
    ENTERPRISE

    Stephen Martin, of Pomeroy, was calling on relatives here Sunday.
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    The Democrat Pomeroy Ohio Newspaper 9 Aug 1900
    Enterprise
    Mrs. Stephen Martin and baby of Pomeroy are visiting her parents here this week.
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    The Democrat Pomeroy Ohio Newspaper 20 July 1899
    Front Page

    Martin-Young
    Agreeable to the announcement in last week's Democrat, Mr. Stephen Martin, foreman in this office and Miss Cora Young of Echo were married at the residence of Mayor Jenkinson in the 4th Ward Sunday afternoon. The ceremony was performed by the Mayor, in the presence of a half dozen young friends of the bride and groom and his "Honor" took occasion to compliment the young couple upon their good looks, saying that they were the best looking couple he had ever had the pleasure of marrying.

    Mr. Martin and his young bride start in life with the well wishes of a large circle of friends, and the Demorcrat joins in wishing that they may live long and happily together.
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    The Democrat Pomeroy, Ohio 30 November 1899

    Enterprise
    Stephen MARTIN and wife of Pomeroy were visting the former's father Saturday.

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    The Democrat Pomeroy, Ohio 2 November 1899

    Enterprise
    Stephen MARTIN and wife of Pomeroy were visting the latter's parents, Joseph L. YOUNG and wife Sunday.

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    Stephen married Cora Mae Young 16 Jul 1899, Pomeroy, OH. Cora (daughter of Joseph L. Young and Mary Catherine Myers) was born 2 Jul 1881, Pomeroy, OH; died 29 Nov 1921, Athens, OH; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. George Martin
    2. Ernest C. Martin
    3. Veda Estella Martin was born 29 Aug 1902, Pomeroy, OH; died 1 Apr 1950, Pomeroy, OH.
    4. Hazel Martin was born 23 Nov 1904, Pomeroy, OH; died 26 Feb 1905, Pomeroy, OH.
    5. William Clevert (Clifford) Martin was born 29 Aug 1906, Pomeroy, OH; died 4 Jun 1975, Pomeroy, OH.
    6. Mildred Esther Martin was born 12 Jan 1909, Pomeroy, OH; died 1 Sep 1979, Pomeroy, OH.
    7. Herman Carl Martin was born 8 Apr 1913, Pomeroy, OH; died 27 Feb 1996, Pomeroy, OH.
    8. Anna Mae Martin was born 31 Mar 1916, Pomeroy, OH; died 3 Oct 1990, Gallipolis, OH.
    9. Joseph Edward Martin was born 25 Sep 1918, Pomeroy, OH; died 19 Oct 1975, Gallipolis, OH; was buried 22 Oct 1975, Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    10. Leo Gilbert Martin

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  George Martin was born 6 Jul 1848, Meigs Co., Ohio (son of Henry Martin and Mary Doyle); died 10 Jan 1923, Died at Meigs County, Ohio Infirmary. Taken from microfilm at OHS Meigs County County Home Register 1901-1981. Says was; was buried Rocksprings Cemterey, Meigs County, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Pomeroy Democrat, Thursday March 28, 1889
    County Correspondence
    Rock Springs

    At the Democratic primaries last Tuesday in Pomeroy precinct, MH Jenkinson was nominated for Assessor by acclamation. The following were chosen delegates to the township convention:
    MH Jenkinson, John Will, CW Jenkinson, JH Jenkinson, Geo. Martin

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    The Democrat Thursday, July 13, 1899
    Enterprise - July 12-George Martin and wife were visiting relatives on Bowman's Run, Sunday.

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    1910 Ohio Miracode - is this the right George?

    George Martin
    Age: 61 State: OH
    Color: W Enumeration District: 0111
    Birth Place: Ohio Visit: 0223
    County: Meigs
    Relation: Head of Household
    Other Residents: Relation Name Color Age Birth Place
    Wife Mary 47 Ohio
    Stepdaugther Oan Buck 15 Ohio

    George married Mary Elizabeth Linscott 25 Oct 1876, Pomeroy, OH. Mary (daughter of Balser Linscott and Nancy Flinn) was born 7 Sep 1858, OH; died 3 Oct 1899, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Mary Elizabeth Linscott was born 7 Sep 1858, OH (daughter of Balser Linscott and Nancy Flinn); died 3 Oct 1899, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.

    Notes:

    The Leader, Thursday 5 October 1899
    front page

    DEATHS - MARTIN

    Mrs. George Martin, of Enterprise the estimable mother of foreman Stephen Martin of the Democrat, died Tuesday afternoon from a paralytic stroke at the age of 43 years.

    She leaves a husband, eight children, two brothers and two sisters to mourn their loss. The funeral services will be held at the Rocksprings M.E. Church Thursday afternoon at 2:00 and the remains will be laid to rest in the Rocksprings Cemetery.

    Children:
    1. 1. Stephen John Martin was born 20 May 1877, Pomeroy, OH; died 2 Feb 1958, Lima, OH; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    2. Henry D. Martin was born Apr 1879, OH.
    3. George Arthur Martin was born 16 Jan 1882, OH.
    4. Mary Dell Martin was born 7 Aug 1883.
    5. Dana Howard Martin was born 21 May 1885, OH.
    6. Frederick L. Martin was born 25 Oct 1886, Meigs County, OH.
    7. Carrie N. Martin was born 3 May 1887, Meigs Co., Ohio.
    8. Cary Norman Martin was born May 1888, OH.
    9. Thurman Joseph Martin was born 27 Jan 1889, Pomeroy, OH; died 16 Feb 1972, Pomeroy, OH; was buried Carmel Cemetery, Racine Meigs County Ohio.
    10. Garnet Merrill Martin was born 8 Nov 1891, OH.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Henry Martin was born 10 Jan 1823, Ireland (son of John Martin and Elizabeth Pierce); died 21 Mar 1889, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.

    Notes:


    Probate Court, Meigs County Ohio 10 July 1844, page 190
    Declaration of Intention for Henry Martin

    Born County Wicklow, Ireland 10 Jan 1823
    8 MAY 1838 sailed from Liverpool
    11 JUN 1838 landed in New York
    15 JUL 1838 arrived in Meigs County
    10 JUL 1844 filed to become a US citizen

    THE STATE OF OHIO]}}}}
    MEIGS COUNTY}}}}}}}}
    Declaration of HENRY MARTIN,who on oath declares that he was born in the County of Wicklow, Ireland on the 10th day of January 1823, that he sailed from Liverpool on the 8th day of May A.D. 1838, landed in New York on the 11th day of June, next ensuing from therein to Meigs County, Ohio, where he arrived on the 15 July and ? where he has since resided, still resides, that is is bona fide his intention to become a citizen of the United States, to renounce and abjourn all allegiance & fidelty to every foreign Prince, Potenate? State & Sovereigity, whatever especialy to Victoria Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britian and Ireland ? government he has been here before a subject.
    Sworn to & transcribed in open court, July 10, 1844
    Signd, G. Boproth, Clerk}}}}}


    HENRY MARTIN

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    Henry and his wife, Mary sold to Joseph Martin land for $700. 3 Oct
    1848--recorded 5 Oct 1848:

    "God Is Love
    Edwin J
    son of
    H and M Martin
    d. 12 Aug 1865"

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    Pomeroy Democrat Thursday, March 14, 1889
    Under County Correspondence page 9, col 1

    Mr. Henry Martin, father of Wm. Martin of this place is very sick with heart disease with little hope of his recovery. Later-Since the above was written we have learned that Mr. Martin is dead.

    A Mr. Martin of Millersport was visiting here Sunday.

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    Pomeroy Democrat Thursday March 21, 1889
    County Correspondence

    Rock Springs
    Death of an old pioneer, Henry Martin, a much respected resident of this place, departed this life Monday, March 11th age 67 years. He was a native of Ireland and came to this country when but a small boy, at which time he settled at this place and learned the trade of Carpentery, at which trade he worked during life. He leaves a wife, six children and a host of friends to mourn his departure.

    Henry married Mary Doyle 10 Sep 1843, Meigs Co., Ohio. Mary (daughter of John Doyle and Unknown) was born Mar 1822, Ireland; died 6 Oct 1897, Rocksprings, OH; was buried 8 Oct 1897, Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Mary Doyle was born Mar 1822, Ireland (daughter of John Doyle and Unknown); died 6 Oct 1897, Rocksprings, OH; was buried 8 Oct 1897, Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Obituary no source given
    Mary Martin 1897
    Mary Martin died at her home near Rockspring last Wednesday, aged 73years, six months and 11 days. She was buried the following Friday inthe Rocksprings Cemtery, Rev. Holcomb conducting the funeral ceremonies.
    Her maiden name was Doyle and she was born in Ireland and came to this country when nine years of age, [1831 mk] the same time that a large colony came from that place and settled in the neighborhood of Rocksprings and Flatwoods.
    She was married to Henry Martin in 1843, who died in 1889. She was the mother of nine children, six of whom are still living: Joseph,George, William and Arthur, and Mrs. F.L. Church of this city and Mrs.Pete Adams of Gallipolis.
    Mrs. Martin was never a member of any church, but was one of the greatest bible students in the county, having read that book through thirty times and committed hundreds of whole chapters to memory.
    Her life was devoted to deeds of christianity rather than those of religion and all who knew her, loved her.

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    Andrew Doyle born County Wicklow 1810, left Ireland 15 April 1849.
    Landed Quebec 22 June 1849.
    Arrived at Meigs County, Ohio 20 Aug 1849

    Could this be her Father?

    Children:
    1. Joseph Martin was born 20 Dec 1843, Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio; died 4 Sep 1917, Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried 6 Sep 1917, Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    2. Edwin J. Martin was born 11 Apr 1846, Ohio; died 12 Aug.
    3. 2. George Martin was born 6 Jul 1848, Meigs Co., Ohio; died 10 Jan 1923, Died at Meigs County, Ohio Infirmary. Taken from microfilm at OHS Meigs County County Home Register 1901-1981. Says was; was buried Rocksprings Cemterey, Meigs County, Ohio.
    4. Henry Martin was born 1853, Ohio.
    5. Ellen Virginia Martin was born 10 Sep 1854, Ohio; died 19 Mar 1927, Pomeroy, OH.
    6. William H. Martin was born 1856, Ohio; died 23 Apr 1901, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.
    7. Arthur James Martin was born 23 Feb 1859, Pomeroy, OH; died 15 Apr 1936, Pomeroy, OH.
    8. Stephen C. Martin was born 10 Apr 1861, Meigs County, Ohio; died 16 Mar 1877, Pomeroy, OH.
    9. Elizabeth Martin was born 1863, Ohio.

  3. 6.  Balser Linscott was born 1813, Ohio.

    Balser married Nancy Flinn 17 Mar 1839, Meigs Co., Ohio. Nancy was born 1819, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Nancy Flinn was born 1819, Ohio.

    Notes:

    The Democrat Wednesday, March 16, 1898
    In Memory of Nancy Linscott

    Nancy FLYNN was born Aug. 17, 1820 and passed away peacefully from this life, March 3, 1898, aged 77 years, 6 months and 14 days. She was united in marriage to Balser Linscott about 1840, to this union were born 12 children, nine of whom still survive her. Her husband having gone before her some years ago.
    She ws converted at the Christian Church at Portland, Ohio at the early age of 18 and since that time has lived a consistant christian life. She was a noble wife and a kind mohter, respected and liked by all who knew here. She said a short time before her death that she was ready and prepared to go.
    The funeral services were held at the Oldtown church conducted by Rev. Bush after which the remains were laid to rest in the cemetery at that place.

    Children:
    1. Michael H. Linscott was born Dec 1841, Ohio.
    2. Adelia Linscott was born Apr 1847, Ohio.
    3. John Linscott was born 1850, Ohio.
    4. Elvina Linscott was born 1852, Ohio.
    5. Thomas Linscott was born Dec 1854, Letart Township, Ohio; died 18 Jun 1937, Meigs County Infirmary, Ohio.
    6. 3. Mary Elizabeth Linscott was born 7 Sep 1858, OH; died 3 Oct 1899, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.
    7. Johanna Linscott was born 1860, Ohio.
    8. Jonas Linscott was born Dec 1861, Ohio.
    9. Asbury Linscott was born 1864, Ohio.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Martin was born ABT. 1774, Cronoe Co., Wicklow, Ireland (son of John Martin and Amelia Burton); died 31 Aug 1840, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

    Notes:

    NATURALIZATION OF JOHN AND JOSEPH MARTIN -no date on document Meigs County, Ohio Courthouse

    "The declaration of JOSEPH MARTIN & JOHN MARTIN of their declaration to become citizens of the United States, that they are natives of Ireland, that they sailed from Ireland, towit:

    JOHN in April 1837 & arrived at Cleveland, Ohio in the same year, and reached Meigs County same year; whereinto has since resided.

    JOSEPH sailed from Ireland in after year 1838 and reached New York in June following & has resided in Meigs County, Ohio for two years last past.

    They declare it is bona fide their intentions to become citizens of the United states, and to renounced the allegiance and fidelity to every foreing prince, po?, stak? and Sovereingly? whatever?, and espcially to Victoria Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britian & Ireland of whom they are now subject.


    JOSEPH MARTIN JOHN MARTIN

    ______________________________________________________________________________________________________

    On May 1, 1835 John Martin bought land from John Brown and wife. John also helped organize the First Episcopal Church in Pomeroy, Ohio.

    John Martin died at age 66 on August 31, 1840 in Pomeroy, Ohio. He is buried in Beech Grove Cemetery in Pomeroy Ohio on the right side of the road as you enter the cemetery. It is the old section and his grave has a marker about 7 feet tall.

    John married Elizabeth Pierce Ireland. Elizabeth was born ABT. 1788, Ireland; died 12 Jun 1875, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Elizabeth Pierce was born ABT. 1788, Ireland; died 12 Jun 1875, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

    Notes:

    Elizabeth Martin died on June 12, 1875 at the age of 87 years old, she isburied next to her husband John at Beech Grove Cemetery in Pomeroy, Ohio.

    Children:
    1. Jane Martin
    2. William Martin
    3. Amelia Martin was born 1807, Cronoe, County Wicklow, Ireland; died 18 Jan 1895; was buried Rocksprings Cemterey, Meigs County, Ohio.
    4. John Martin was born 14 Aug 1815, Ireland; died 21 Mar 1877.
    5. Joseph H. Martin was born 31 Oct 1818, Cronoe, County Wicklow, Ireland; died 8 May 1888, Middleport, OH; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    6. 4. Henry Martin was born 10 Jan 1823, Ireland; died 21 Mar 1889, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.

  3. 10.  John Doyle was born 1806, Carlow County, Ireland.

    Notes:

    Meigs County, Ohio ?

    15 JUN 1828, arrived in New York from Ireland (30 yrs old) 19 OCT 1835 became a US citizen

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    DI Morgan County, ILL
    Circuit Court
    October Term 1835

    John — Unknown. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Unknown
    Children:
    1. 5. Mary Doyle was born Mar 1822, Ireland; died 6 Oct 1897, Rocksprings, OH; was buried 8 Oct 1897, Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.
    2. Eleanor Doyle was born 1822, Ireland; died 27 Aug 1870, Pomeroy, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

  5. Children:
    1. 6. Balser Linscott was born 1813, Ohio.
    2. John Linscott was born 1811.