no image

Martha Ann (Hudson) Day (abt. 1821 - 1889)

Privacy Level: Open (White)
Martha Ann Day formerly Hudson
Born about in Illinois, United Statesmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Carrollton, Greene, IL, USAmap
[children unknown]
Died [location unknown]
Profile manager: S. Ford private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 1 Dec 2015 | Last significant change: 1 May 2018
19:45: S. Ford edited the Birth Place for Martha (Hudson) Day. [Thank S. for this]
This page has been accessed 89 times.

Biography

Martha was born about 1822 in Illinois She was the daughter of David Hudson and Elizabeth Williams.

Martha married Ira Day on 17 April 1839 in Jersey County, Illinois.[1]

Based on census entries, the Days had 9 children: Stephen, Mary J., William, Thomas, Jonathan, David F., Belle, Ella, and Douglas Day.[2][3].

Ira died in 1869, leaving Martha a widow at age 48.[4] In the years that followed, Martha ran the farm and reared the younger children on her own.[5][6]

She passed away on January 15, 1889 and was buried in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Jerseyville, Jersey County, Illinois.[7]

Sources

  1. "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940," database, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:Q292-DKQD : 4 November 2017), Ira E. Day and Martha Hudson, 17 Apr 1839; citing , Greene County, Illinois, United States, county offices, Illinois; FHL microfilm 1,310,037.
  2. "United States Census, 1850," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M85B-24K : 12 April 2016), Martha Day in household of Isa [Ira] E Day, Jersey county, Jersey, Illinois, United States; citing family 39, NARA microfilm publication M432 (Washington, D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.).
  3. "United States Census, 1860", database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MX4Y-HWX : 30 December 2015), Martha Day in entry for Ira Day, 1860.
  4. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/16145348/ira-e-day : accessed 04 March 2018), memorial page for Ira E Day (13 Oct 1797–13 Sep 1869), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16145348, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Jersey County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Diane & John (contributor 46842343) .
  5. "United States Census, 1870," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:M6WQ-NG5 : 12 April 2016), Martha Day, Illinois, United States; citing p. 30, family 223, NARA microfilm publication M593 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.); FHL microfilm 545,732.
  6. "United States Census, 1880," database with images, FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:MXJB-KHD : 15 September 2017), Martha Day, Fidelity, Jersey, Illinois, United States; citing enumeration district ED 94, sheet 35A, NARA microfilm publication T9 (Washington D.C.: National Archives and Records Administration, n.d.), roll 0216; FHL microfilm 1,254,216.
  7. Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/16145595/martha-day : accessed 04 March 2018), memorial page for Martha Hudson Day (23 Feb 1821–15 Jan 1889), Find A Grave Memorial no. 16145595, citing Oak Grove Cemetery, Jerseyville, Jersey County, Illinois, USA ; Maintained by Diane & John (contributor 46842343) .


More Genealogy Tools



Sponsored by MyHeritage




Search
Searching for someone else?
First: Last:

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Martha by comparing test results with other carriers of her ancestors' 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 DNA with Martha:

Have you taken a DNA test for genealogy? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at MyHeritage DNA.



Collaboration

There are no public comments yet.



Martha is 20 degrees from Dave Rutherford, 19 degrees from John Wayne and 18 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

H  >  Hudson  |  D  >  Day  >  Martha Ann (Hudson) Day