A leaf taken from the family bible of Lewis Martin (1762-1852) and Elizabeth Dains Martin (1777-1867) documenting the birth dates of immediate family members. It was submitted in court by Elizabeth Martin on March 31, 1853 as proof of her marriage to Lewis Martin, along with her marriage certificate, when she made application for a Revolutionary War widow's pension. She stated to judge Benjamin Ross that she was aged seventy five years and that she had been married to Lewis martin on March 15, 1792, and that her name before her marriage was Elisabeth Dains. Her pension was granted on July 15, 1853. Ralph Polen.
Burial: 1867 Center Twp., Greene Co., PA. on the farm of her son Daniel Martin
Source: #S401434099 Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Bureau of Archives and History, Pennsylvania State Archives; Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States; Records and Indexes of Births, Deaths, and Marriages, 1852-1854 Ancestry Record 2487 #45032211
Source: #S401299238 The National Archives at Washington, D.C.; Washington, D.C.; NAI Title: U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934; NAI Number: T288; Record Group Title: Records of the Department of Veterans Affairs, 1773-2007; Record Group N Ancestry Record 4654 #11383085
Source: #S401434123 The National Archives; Washington, D.C.; Ledgers of Payments, 1818-1872, to U.S. Pensioners Under Acts of 1818 Through 1858 From Records of the Office of the Third Auditor of the Treasury; Record Group Title: Records of the Accounting Officers of the Depar Ancestry Record 1116 #450126856
WikiTree profile Dains-86 created through the import of RALPHP~1.GED on Sep 10, 2012 by Ralph Polen.
Source: S401214837 U.S., Find A Grave Index, 1600s-Current Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 60525
Source: S401215701 Ancestry Family Trees Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.Ancestry Family Tree Ancestry Family Tree 172323533
Source: S401280943 American Genealogical-Biographical Index (AGBI) Godfrey Memorial Library, comp. Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 3599
Source: S401299238 U.S., Civil War Pension Index: General Index to Pension Files, 1861-1934 National Archives and Records Administration Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc Record Collection 4654
Source: S401348848 Pennsylvania, Wills and Probate Records, 1683-1993 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 8802
Source: S401405941 Pennsylvania and New Jersey, Church and Town Records, 1669-2013 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 2451
Source: S401434099 Pennsylvania, U.S., Deaths, 1852-1854 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 2487
Source: S401434116 U.S., Revolutionary War Pension and Bounty-Land Warrant Application Files, 1800-1900 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 1995
Source: S401434123 U.S., Revolutionary War Pensioners, 1801-1815, 1818-1872 Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc. Record Collection 1116
Source: S401486377 1861 England Census Ancestry.com Publication: Ancestry.com Operations Inc Record Collection 8767
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It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Elizabeth by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage (beta) of DNA with Elizabeth: