Pilkington,  Martha Jane

Pilkington, Martha Jane

Female 1876 - 1942  (65 years)

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  • Name Pilkington, Martha Jane  [1, 2
    Born 27 Oct 1876  Hunt County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Female 
    Died 1 Oct 1942 
    Buried Mt. Pisgah cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID P2491  MK's Family Tree
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 

    Family Hammond, Joseph Norfleet,   b. 22 Oct 1866, Smithville, Lee County, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1928, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 15 Oct 1891  Hunt County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hammond, Vera Fay,   b. 15 Aug 1892, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Aug 1976, Mineola, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 83 years)  [natural]
     2. Hammond, Alberta,   b. 28 Feb 1894, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  [natural]
     3. Hammond, Bertha Ruby,   b. 20 Dec 1897, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1962, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 64 years)  [natural]
     4. Hammond, Lura Beatrice,   b. Apr 1899, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1971, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 72 years)  [natural]
     5. Hammond, Joseph Clenton,   b. 8 May 1901, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Sep 1948, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years)  [natural]
     6. Hammond, Martha Alta,   b. 1904, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Jan 1972, Quitman, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years)  [natural]
     7. Hammond, Eunice Estelle,   b. 15 Apr 1905, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 May 1980, Quitman, Wood County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)  [natural]
     8. Hammond, Dock,   b. TX Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. BEF. 13 Jun 1900  [natural]
     9. Hammond, Ruth,   b. 16 Jan 1907, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 January 1986  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
     10. Hammond, Robert Willis,   b. 6 May 1908, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1987, Marion County, TX Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)  [natural]
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     16. Hammond, Hansel Roy,   b. 31 Oct 1919, Wood County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Dec 1991, Dallas County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 72 years)  [natural]
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F1926  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Obituary:
      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..
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      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

  • Sources 
    1. [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.

    2. [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.


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