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Francis Martin (1844 - 1909)

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Francis "Frank" Martin
Born in Dublin, County Dublin, Irelandmap
Husband of — married 27 May 1872 in Mercer, Illinois, United Statesmap
Died in Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 31 Aug 2019 | Created 2 Aug 2019 | Last significant change: 31 Aug 2019
00:25: Robert Teague added John Charles Martin (1876-1952) as child for Francis Martin (1844-1909). [Thank Robert for this]
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Francis was born in Dublin, Ireland in 1844. He was the son of Thomas Martin and Clarinda Nevin.[1]

Francis was five years old when he came to America with his family. According to his biographical sketch in the 1901-02 Nebraska Blue Book, Francis “remained behind in New York state with relatives until six years later, when he rejoined his parents,”[2] who by then had settled in New Boston, Illinois. Frank Martin became a lawyer in Illinois. [3]

In 1872 Francis Martin married Helen A. Pepper in Mercer County, Illinois.[4][5]

Judge Frank Martin passed away in 1909.


  1. Ireland, Catholic Parish Registers, 1655-1915 (Provo, UT, USA, Operations, Inc., 2016),, Catholic Parish Registers, The National Library of Ireland; Dublin, Ireland; Microfilm Number: Microfilm 09152 / 01.
  2. Nebraska Legislature. Clerk of the Legislature. Legislative Reference Bureau. (1901). Nebraska Blue Book. Lincoln: Nebraska Legislative Council.
  3. New York, Passenger Lists, 1820-1957 (Provo, UT, USA, Operations, Inc., 2010),, Year: 1849; Arrival: New York, New York; Microfilm Serial: M237, 1820-1897; Microfilm Roll: Roll 084; Line: 30; List Number: 1407.
  4. Illinois, Marriage Index, 1860-1920 (Provo, UT, USA, Operations, Inc., 2015),
  5. 1900 United States Federal Census (Provo, UT, USA, Operations Inc, 2004),, Year: 1900; Census Place: Falls City, Richardson, Nebraska; Page: 4; Enumeration District: 0140; FHL microfilm: 1240938.

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