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Martha Maria (Gamwell) Pettengill (1816 - 1883)

Martha Maria Pettengill formerly Gamwell
Born in Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts, United Statesmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Descendants descendants
Died in Downey, Cedar, Iowa Territory, United Statesmap
Profile last modified | Created 26 May 2019
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Martha was born in 1816. She passed away in 1883.


  • A Pettingell genealogy : notes concerning those of the name; (
  • Pennsylvania, Death Certificates, 1906-1924 ( for Henry Harrison Pettengill ; Chas G. Pettingill ; George F Pattingill ; All listing Thomas Pettengill and Martha Gamwell as parents.
  • 1840; Census Place: Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Page: 384 (
  • 1850; Census Place: Amherst, Hampshire, Massachusetts; Roll: M432_321; Page: 267B; Image: 58 (
  • 1860; Census Place: Springdale, Cedar, Iowa; Roll: M653_314; Page: 163; Family History Library Film: 803314 (
  • 1870; Census Place: Springdale, Cedar, Iowa; Roll: M593_380; Page: 354AB; Family History Library Film: 545879 (
  • 1880; Census Place: Springdale, Cedar, Iowa; Roll: T9_331; Family History Film: 1254331; Page: 160.1000; Enumeration District: 353; Image: 0525. (
  • 1880; Census Place: Springdale, Cedar, Iowa; Archive Collection Number: T1156; Roll: 18; Page: 21; Line: 1; Schedule Type: Agriculture (
  • Iowa, Cemetery Records, 1662-1999 (
  • U .S., Find A Grave Index, 1700s-Current (

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