1876 - 1942 (65 years)
||Pilkington, Martha Jane [1, 2] |
||27 Oct 1876
||Hunt County, TX [1, 2]
||1 Oct 1942
||Mt. Pisgah cemetery
||MK's Family Tree
||4 Jun 2017 |
||Hammond, Joseph Norfleet, b. 22 Oct 1866, Smithville, Lee County, Georgia , d. 28 May 1928, Wood County, Texas (Age 61 years) |
||15 Oct 1891
||Hunt County, Texas
| ||1. Hammond, Vera Fay, b. 15 Aug 1892, Wood County, Texas , d. 6 Aug 1976, Mineola, Wood County, TX (Age 83 years) [natural]|
| ||2. Hammond, Alberta, b. 28 Feb 1894, Wood County, Texas [natural]|
| ||3. Hammond, Bertha Ruby, b. 20 Dec 1897, Wood County, TX , d. 18 Nov 1962, Wood County, TX (Age 64 years) [natural]|
| ||4. Hammond, Lura Beatrice, b. Apr 1899, Wood County, Texas , d. 30 Oct 1971, Wood County, TX (Age ~ 72 years) [natural]|
| ||5. Hammond, Joseph Clenton, b. 8 May 1901, Wood County, TX , d. 27 Sep 1948, Wood County, TX (Age 47 years) [natural]|
| ||6. Hammond, Martha Alta, b. 1904, Wood County, Texas , d. 31 Jan 1972, Quitman, Wood County, TX (Age 68 years) [natural]|
| ||7. Hammond, Eunice Estelle, b. 15 Apr 1905, Wood County, Texas , d. 24 May 1980, Quitman, Wood County, TX (Age 75 years) [natural]|
| ||8. Hammond, Dock, b. TX , d. BEF. 13 Jun 1900 [natural]|
| ||9. Hammond, Ruth, b. 16 Jan 1907, Wood County, Texas , d. 23 January 1986 (Age 79 years) [natural]|
| ||10. Hammond, Robert Willis, b. 6 May 1908, Wood County, Texas , d. 8 Jul 1987, Marion County, TX (Age 79 years) [natural]|
| ||11. Living|
| ||12. Living|
| ||13. Living|
| ||14. Living|
| ||15. Living|
| ||16. Hammond, Hansel Roy, b. 31 Oct 1919, Wood County, Texas , d. 19 Dec 1991, Dallas County, Texas (Age 72 years) [natural]|
||4 Jun 2017 |
||Group Sheet | Family Chart
On Friday morning, about 3 o'clock Oct. 1, the death angel came to the home of Mrs. Bob Hasten, and carried away a dear and precious mother, Mrs. Martha Jane Hammond. She spent the last three weeks of her life with her eldest daughter, Mrs. Hasten, in Hainesville.
She was born Oct. 27, 1876 in Hunt County, near Greenville. Before her marriage to Joseph N. Hammond, Oct. 14, 1891, at Greenville. Texas, she was Miss Martha Jane Pilkinton.
She made her peace with her God in 1929, was converted and united with the Redland Baptist Church and lived a true Christian life until her death.
Mrs. Hammond had spent most of her life in Wood County, and reared one of the largest families of the county. Her husband passed away fifteen years ago. She was the mother of sixteen children, one dying in infancy; all were present during her illness and death except one son, Pvt. Thurman A. Hammond, who is serving in the armed forces in Alaska.
Mrs. Hammond was laid to rest in the cemetery, beside her husband, at 3 o'clock Saturday afternoon. Bro. B.T. Shoemake had charge of the service. Her grandsons were the pall bearers.
She leaves to mourn her going, fifteen children, fifty-nine grandchildren and sixteen great-grandchildren; some nieces and nephews and a host of friends.
Surviving are: nine daughters, Mrs. Faye Hasten, Joe Stevens, Mrs. Estell Hill, of Hainesville, Mrs. Bill White of Crow, Mrs. Alta Turner, Mrs. Bertha Henderson, Mrs. Lura Webb, of Mt. Pisgah, Mrs. Pansey
Gregsham of Mineola, and Mrs. Opal Bradshaw of Melissa. Six sons: Joe, Robert, Dock, and George Hammond of Redland, Pvt. Thurman Hammond who is with the armed forces in Alaska and Cpl. Hansel R. Hammond stationed at Camp Granite, California..
1930 U.S. Federal Census > Texas > Wood > Precinct 6 > District 20
7 Apr 1930
75 Hammond Martha J Head F W 51 Wd TX TX GA Farmer
Oscar B Son M W 18 S TX TX TX Farm Laborer
George N Son M W 16 S TX TX TX Farm Laborer
Thurman A Son M W 13 S TX TX TX Farm Laborer
Hansel R Son M W 10 S TX TX TX None
- [S357172937] 1920 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.), Year: 1920; Census Place: Fouke, Wood, Texas; Roll: T625_1860; Page: 11B; Enumeration District: 154; Image: 993.
- [S-140066136] 1910 United States Federal Census, Ancestry.com, (Ancestry.com Operations Inc), Year: 1910; Census Place: Justice Precinct 6, Wood, Texas; Roll: T624_1601; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 0133; FHL microfilm: 1375614.