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Robert Martin (1828 - 1905)

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Robert Martin
Born in Irelandmap
Husband of — married 1854 in Madoc, Hastings, Canada Westmap
Died in Capac, St. Clair, Michigan Territory, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 21 Aug 2019 | Created 20 Aug 2019 | Last significant change: 21 Aug 2019
11:51: Jo-Anne (Reid) Zeron-Benes edited the Biography for Robert Martin (1828-1905). [Thank Jo-Anne for this]
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Son of David Martin and Ellen Douglas of Ireland.

Siblings are

•Samuel Martin
•Eliza Martin
•John Martin
•William Martin
•David Martin
•James Martin
•Henry Martin
•George Martin

Robert emigrated from Ireland with his parents and sibling, whom had all settled in the Madoc, Hastings area of Canada West by 1851.

•1851 Census, Robert is age 20/"22".-[1]living with parents in Madoc, Hastings, Canada West.

Robert was married to Margaret Zeran in 1854 in Madoc, Hastings, Canada West.

They had the following Children

  1. David H. Martin (1855 Can-1912) m ___.
  2. C. Martin (1858-bef1871)
  3. Margaret Martin (1863- ) m ___.
  4. Alice Jane Martin (1864Can-1878MI).
  5. Elizabeth Ann Martin (1866Can-1944) m __ Sharrard.
  6. Frances Ellen "Nellie" Martin (1867Can-1914)
  7. Robert Martin (1871Can-1879MI).
  8. William George Martin (1876-1927) m Maud Soper.

•1861 Census, Robert is age 32.-[2]Mar'd with 2 children in the household of his widowed father David Martin in Madoc, Hastings, Canada West.

•1871 Census, age 42.-[3]living in Madoc, Hastings, Canada West.

Burial: Capac Cemetery in Capac, St. Clair County, Michigan, USA.

Plot: CAPAC-OLD-5-2

FindAGrave Memorial[4]


  1. Archives Canada 1851 Census
  2. Archives Canada 1861 Census
  3. Archives Canada 1871 Census
  4. Find A Grave: Memorial #112928217

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