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Moses William Martin (1841 - 1918)

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Moses William Martin
Born in Edgar Co., Illinoismap
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[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in Iola, Allen, Kansasmap
Profile last modified 18 Dec 2016 | Created 26 Jul 2016
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Moses was born in 1841. He was the son of Alexander Martin and Sarah Darnall.

He passed away in 1918 in Iola in Allen county, Kansas at the home of his cousin Daniel Turner Smith.[1] According to his obituary, he had gone to college in Merom, Indiana and Antioch, Ohio, had been a school teacher and had worked in the US Custom house in Chicago for 30 years. The obituary did not mention a spouse or children.

Moses was buried in Embarrass cemetery in Redmon, Edgar, Illinois.[2] The birth year on the findagrave listing is off by a year. The death date is incorrect on the listing.


  1. Obituary, M. W. Martin, The Iola (KS) Register, Friday, Jul 12, 1918., page 6.
  2., Click here for [ Memorial page for Moses William Martin, Accessed 17 Dec 2016, Memorial # 86597624, tombstone photo on site lists birth year of 1841 and death year of 1918.

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