Martha (Holt) Milner
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Martha (Holt) Milner (1856 - 1934)

Martha "Mattie" Milner formerly Holt
Born in Alabama, USAmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 8 Aug 1874 in Lee, Alabama, USAmap
Descendants descendants
Died at age 77 in River View, Chambers County, Alabama, USAmap
Problems/Questions Profile manager: Jo Blankenship private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 17 Dec 2009
This page has been accessed 299 times.

Biography

Martha was born in 1856. Her parents were Henry Munday Holt and Mary Ann Elizabeth Bass.
Her father died during the civil war, in 1865.
She married Richard Benjamin Milner in 1874.
Their known children are:
William Henry Milner (1875–1922 )
Maggie Milner (1878)
Joe Brown Milner (1879–1963)
Sallie Lee Milner Smith (1881–1970)
John Marion Lafayette Millner (1884–1949)
Benjamin Franklin Milner (1886–1955)
Glenn Clinton Milner (1888–1974)
Ina V Milner Ginn (1890–1942)
Charles Johnson Milner (1891–1961)
James Daniel Milner (1893–1968)
Eva Milner Shehane (1896–1975)
Jesse Barner Milner (1897–1959)
Blumer Holt Milner (1899–1974)

Obituary

Mrs. Milner Dies
West Point, GA., May 17
Mrs. Richard Milner, 78, whose nine sons once formed a family baseball team, died at the home of a daughter in Riverview yesterday.
Years ago, before one of the sons died, the nine Milner boys took on teams in Riverview and nearby communities. Holt Milner is still playing professional baseball for a Pennsylvania club, while Dan Milner is managing a cotton mill nine near Rome, Ga.
Besides her husband, to whom she was married nearly sixty years ago, Mrs. Milner is survived by eight sons, three daughters, 31 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren. She was a native of Alabama, but came to Riverview with her husband 40 years ago.

Sources

United States Census, 1860

Henry Holt Male 27 Georgia
Mary E Holt Female 24 Georgia
Martha Holt Female 3 Alabama
Joseph Holt Male 2 Alabama
Emmet L Holt Male 1 Alabama

United States Census, 1870

M A Holt Female 32 Georgia
M Holt Female 14 Alabama
J M Holt Male 11 Alabama
E L Holt Male 10 Alabama
H Holt Male 8 Alabama

Marriage to Richard Milner, 1874

  • "Alabama County Marriages, 1809-1950," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q2D3-DMXV : 22 July 2021), Richard Milner and Mattie Hall, 08 Aug 1874; citing Lee, Coffee, Alabama, United States, County Probate Courts, Alabama; FHL microfilm 1,287,152.

United States Census, 1880

  • "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M4J5-596 : 13 January 2022), Martha Milner in household of Richard Milner, Beulah, Lee, Alabama, United States; citing enumeration district , sheet , NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), FHL microfilm .
Richard Milner Self Male 26 Alabama, United States
Martha Milner Wife Female 24 Alabama, United States
William Milner Son Male 5 Alabama, United States
Maggie Milner Daughter Female 2 Alabama, United States
Joe Milner Son Male 0 Alabama, United States

United States Census, 1900

Richard Milner Head Male Nov 1852 47 Alabama Carpenter
Martha N. F. Milner Wife Female July 1856 43 (14 Children 12 Living) Alabama
Sallie H. L. Milner Daughter Female Dec 1884 15 Single Alabama
John M. L. Milner Son Male Dec 1884 15 Alabama Weaver Cotton Mill
Beny F. Milner Son Male Sept 1886 13 Alabama Doffer Cotton Mill
Glen C. Milner Son Male June 1888 11 Alabama Doffer Cotton Mill
Ina V. Milner Daughter Female (Apr ?) 1890 10 Alabama At School
Charles J. Milner Son Male Aug 1891 8 Alabama At School
James D. Milner Son Male Dec 1893 6 Alabama At School
Eva A. Milner Daughter Female Jan 1896 4 Alabama
Jesse B. Milner Son Male June 1987 2 Alabama
Blumer H. Milner Son Male Sept 1899 8/12 Alabama

United States Census, 1910

  • "United States Census, 1910," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MK3Y-B4Y : accessed 26 September 2020), Benjman R Millner, Langdale, Shawmut and River View, Chambers, Alabama, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 36, sheet 2B, family 39, NARA microfilm publication T624 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 1982), roll 5; FHL microfilm 1,374,018.
Benjman R Millner Head Male 55 Alabama Farmer
Martie Millner Wife Female 52 Alabama (12 children 12 living) House Keep
Glen Millner Son Male 21 Alabama Laborer Cotton Mill
Ina Milner Daughter Female 20 Alabama Laborer Cotton Mill
Charlie Milner Son Male 17 Alabama Laborer Cotton Mill
Dan Milner Son Male 15 Alabama Laborer Cotton Mill
Eva Milner Daughter Female 13 Alabama Laborer Cotton Mill
Barna Milner Son Male 12 Alabama Laborer Farm (Barner)
Holt Milner Son Male 9 Alabama

United States Census, 1920

Richard B Milner Head Male 66 Alabama
Martha Milner Wife Female 63 Alabama
Ben F Milner Son Male 33 Alabama
Glen Milner Son Male 31 Alabama
Ina Milner Daughter Female 24 Alabama
Marvin Milner Son Male 10 Alabama (Ben's Son)
Francis E Milner Daughter Female 9 Alabama (Ben's Daughter)
Mary Francis Milner Daughter Female 6 Georgia (Ina's Daughter)

Burial, son William Henry, 1921

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/166594827/william-henry-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for William Henry Milner (17 Jun 1875–1921), Find a Grave Memorial ID 166594827, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Lori (contributor 48955204) .

United States Census, 1930

  • "United States Census, 1930," database with images, FamilySearch (https://www.familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:3D1X-DN2 : accessed 28 November 2022), Mattie F Milner, River View, Chambers, Alabama, United States; citing enumeration district (ED) ED 31, sheet , line , family , NARA microfilm publication T626 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, 2002), roll ; FHL microfilm .
Richard B. Milner Head 77 Alabama
Mattie F. Milner Wife 73 Alabama
Glen C. Milner Son 41 Alabama Weaver Cotton Mill
Ina V. Ginn Daughter 40 (Divorced) Alabama Inspector Cotton Mill
Mary F. Ginn Gr. daughter 16 Georgia

Alabama Deaths, 1934

Burial, 1934

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31209800/martha-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Martha “Matt” Holt Milner (Jul 1856–May 1934), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31209800, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Burial, husband Richard, 1936

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31209788/richard-benjamin-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Richard Benjamin “Dick” Milner (1853–12 Mar 1936), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31209788, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of daughter, Ina, 1942

Burial, daughter Ina, 1942

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31209757/ina-v-ginn: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Ina V Milner Ginn (4 Apr 1890–19 Aug 1942), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31209757, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of son, John Marion LaFayette, 1949

Burial, son John Marion LaFayette, 1949

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31203555/john-marion-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for John Marion Milner (12 Dec 1884–1949), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31203555, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of son, Benjamin Franklin, 1955

Burial, son Benjamin Franklin, 1955

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31203330/benjamin-franklin-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Benjamin Franklin “Ben” Milner (22 Sep 1886–20 Aug 1955), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31203330, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of son, Jesse Barner, 1959

Burial, son Jesse Barner, 1959

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31170070/jesse-barner-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Jesse Barner Milner (30 Jun 1897–17 Aug 1959), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31170070, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of son, Charles Johnson, 1961

Burial, son Charles Johnson, 1961

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31169971/charles-johnson-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Charles Johnson “Tater” Milner (22 Aug 1891–11 Nov 1961), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31169971, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Death of son, Joe Brown, 1963

Burial, son Joe Brown, 1963

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31170345/joe-brown-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Joe Brown Milner (24 Nov 1879–27 May 1963), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31170345, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Burial, son James Daniel, 1968

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/61099777/james-daniel-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for James Daniel Milner (13 Dec 1893–25 Jul 1968), Find a Grave Memorial ID 61099777, citing Sunset Hills Memorial Gardens Cemetery, Rome, Floyd County, Georgia, USA; Maintained by GNixon (contributor 47199515) .

Death of daughter, Sallie Lee, 1970

Burial, daughter Sallie Lee, 1970

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/41806646/sallie-lee-smith: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Sallie Lee Milner Smith (9 Nov 1881–10 Dec 1970), Find a Grave Memorial ID 41806646, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by J Lowery (contributor 47089151)

Death of son, Glen Clinton, 1974

Burial, son Glen Clinton, 1974

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31209781/glen-clinton-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Glen Clinton Milner (29 Jun 1888–15 Feb 1974), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31209781, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .

Burial, son Blumer Holt, 1974

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/69374067/blumer-holt-milner: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Blumer Holt “Cat” Milner (20 Sep 1899–16 Mar 1974), Find a Grave Memorial ID 69374067, citing New Live Oak Cemetery, Selma, Dallas County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Nancy57 (contributor 47604013) .

Burial, daughter Eva, 1975

  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/31210008/eva-a-shehane: accessed 28 November 2022), memorial page for Eva A. Milner Shehane (1896–1975), Find a Grave Memorial ID 31210008, citing Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Chambers County, Alabama, USA; Maintained by Bennie Gross (contributor 47013847) .




Is Martha your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by Ancestry.com

DNA
No known carriers of Martha's DNA have taken a DNA test. Have you taken a test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Comments

Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

This week's featured connections are Baseball Legends: Martha is 36 degrees from Willie Mays, 25 degrees from Ernie Banks, 16 degrees from Ty Cobb, 21 degrees from Bob Feller, 23 degrees from Lou Gehrig, 33 degrees from Josh Gibson, 20 degrees from Joe Jackson, 29 degrees from Ferguson Jenkins, 23 degrees from Mamie Livingston, 21 degrees from Mickey Mantle, 16 degrees from Tris Speaker and 25 degrees from Helen St. Aubin on our single family tree. Login to see how you relate to 33 million family members.

H  >  Holt  |  M  >  Milner  >  Martha (Holt) Milner

Categories: Fairview Cemetery, Valley, Alabama