John Henry Martin

Male 1859 - 1931


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  John Henry Martin was born 26 Feb 1859 (son of Joseph H. Martin and Frances Elizabeth Saul); died 20 Feb 1931, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

    John — Maude Nye Grant. Maude was born 1866. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Baby Martin
    2. John Grant Martin
    3. Elizabeth Easter Martin

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Joseph H. Martin was born 31 Oct 1818, Cronoe, County Wicklow, Ireland (son of John Martin and Elizabeth Pierce); died 8 May 1888, Middleport, OH; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.

    Notes:

    In 1838 he sailed from Ireland.

    Joseph — Frances Elizabeth Saul. Frances (daughter of Isaac Saul and Susanna Sharpe) was born 1828, Rathdrum Co, Wicklow, Ireland; died 1894; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy, Ohio. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Frances Elizabeth Saul was born 1828, Rathdrum Co, Wicklow, Ireland (daughter of Isaac Saul and Susanna Sharpe); died 1894; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy, Ohio.

    Notes:

    Before Frances was married, she sewed for the Dana Hortons, making cuffs,
    ruffles and tucks on his shirts. He was supposed to be a consul or
    ambassador to England. The Hortons owned coal mines and boat yards.
    Herbert Ewing's grandfather worked for the Horton's.

    Children:
    1. 1. John Henry Martin was born 26 Feb 1859; died 20 Feb 1931, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    2. Elizabeth Eleanor Martin was born 27 Aug 1861; died 25 Apr 1881; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.
    3. Joseph William Martin was born 16 May 1866, Rocksprings, OH; died 27 May 1925; was buried Greenlawn Cem, Columbus OH.
    4. Easter Martin was born 1 Apr 1872, Rocksprings, Meigs County, Ohio; died 23 Jul 1957; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  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. 5.  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. 2. 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. Henry Martin was born 10 Jan 1823, Ireland; died 21 Mar 1889, Enterprise, Meigs County, Ohio; was buried Rocksprings Cemetery, Meigs County, Ohio.

  3. 6.  Isaac Saul was born Rathdrum, Wicklow Co, Ireland; died 8 Aug 1863; was buried Lower Cem, Middleport, Oh.

    Isaac — Susanna Sharpe. Susanna was born 27 Aug 1801, Rathdrum, Wicklow Co, Ireland; died 2 Sep 1886; was buried Lower Cem, Middleport, Oh. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Susanna Sharpe was born 27 Aug 1801, Rathdrum, Wicklow Co, Ireland; died 2 Sep 1886; was buried Lower Cem, Middleport, Oh.
    Children:
    1. Robert Saul
    2. Grace Saul
    3. Marianne Saul
    4. Carolyn Saul
    5. 3. Frances Elizabeth Saul was born 1828, Rathdrum Co, Wicklow, Ireland; died 1894; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy, Ohio.
    6. Susanna W. Saul was born 1835.
    7. William Thomas Saul was born 1842.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  John Martin

    Notes:

    Forklore tells us that he was a Coachman for Burton's of Burton Hall,England and fell in love with
    their daughter and eloped with her and left for Ireland.

    John — Amelia Burton. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Amelia Burton

    Notes:

    King George II ruled England 1727-1760, and married Caroline of
    Brandenburg-Ansbach. He had a sister Amelia, for whom Amelia Island in
    Flordia was named in 1736.

    Children:
    1. 4. John Martin was born ABT. 1774, Cronoe Co., Wicklow, Ireland; died 31 Aug 1840, Pomeroy, Meigs County Ohio; was buried Beech Grove Cemetery, Pomeroy OH.