Mary (Martin) Hollon

Mary Alvira (Martin) Hollon (1851 - 1934)

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Mary Alvira Hollon formerly Martin
Born in Ohio, USAmap
Daughter of [father unknown] and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married 25 Sep 1870 (to 22 Oct 1934) in Sullivan, Missouri, United Statesmap
Died [location unknown]
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Biography

Mary Alvira Martin was born July 12, 1851 in Ohio. She was the daughter of Daniel Galer Martin & Rhoda Ann Whitcomb Martin.

In July, 1860, Mary Alvira Martin was living with her family on their farm in Center, Mercer County, Ohio. Her father's real estate was valued at $1,500.00 ($46,368.25/2019); his personal estate was valued at $600.00 ($18,547.30/2019). Enumerated in the household were:

  • Darnel Martin (49)
  • Rada A Martin (31)
  • John E Martin (14)
  • Charles H Martin (11)
  • Mary A Martin (9)
  • Edward Martin (6)
  • Americus Martin (1)
  • A Philbrick (31)

Mary Alvira Martin's mother died before 1870, when the family split-up. Her father was living in the household of his son John E. Martin.

Mary Alvira Martin married Bennett Maston Hollon on September 25, 1870 in Sullivan County, Missouri. He was the son of Ephriam Hollon and Elizabeth Hoskins.

In June, 1880, Mary Alvira Martin & Bennett Maston Hollon were farming in Pleasant Hill Township in Sullivan County, Missouri. Enumerated in the household were:

  • B. Holand (29)
  • Mary Holand (26)
  • Florence L. C. Holand (11)
  • Cory May Holand (9)
  • Joseph W. Holand (4)
  • Otha H. Holand (1)

In June, 1900, Mary Alvira Martin & Bennett Maston Hollon were living in Duncan Township in Sullivan County, Missouri. He was employed as a laborer on the railroad. He had been unemployed for 4 months in 1899. They could both read and write. She had given birth to 9 children, 6 of whom survived. They owned their home with a mortgage. Enumerated in the household were:

  • Bennet W Hollon (49)
  • Mary A Hollon (48)
  • Wilson J Hollon (24)
  • Iva F Hollon (13)
  • Lottie L Riggins (18) - daughter
  • Gladis L Riggins (3 months) - granddaughter

In April, 1910, Mary Alvira Martin & Bennett Maston Hollon were living in Polk Township in Sullivan County, Missouri. He was employed in the tool room of a railroad round house. She was employed as a seamstresss. They owned their home with a mortgage. They had been married for 40 years. Enumerated in the household were:

  • Bennett M Hollon (59)
  • Mary Hollon (58)
  • Francis Hollon (23)

In April, 1930, Mary Alvira Martin & Bennett Maston Hollon were living in a house they owned, valued at $500.00 ($7,610.84/2019), in Milan, Sullivan County, Missouri. Enumerated in the household were:

  • B M Hollon (78)
  • Mary Hollon (78)

Mary Alvira Martin died on October 22, 1934, probably in Sullivan County, Missouri, although no death certificate has been found for a Martin who died on that date in Sullivan or adjoining counties. She was 83 years old. She was buried in Oakwood Cemetery in Milan, Sullivan County, Missouri.

Sources

    • Find-A-Grave Memorial # 60046218 (see link below)
    • Missouri Certificate of Death (see link below)
  • Marriage
    • Missouri Marriage Records, 1805-2002 (see attached image)
  • Residence
    • 1860 United States Federal Census (Cemter, Mercer County, OH)
    • 1880 United States Federal Census (Pleasant Hill, Sullivan County, MO)
    • 1900 United States Federal Census (Duncan Township, Sullivan County, MO)
    • 1910 United States Federal Census (Polk Township, Sullivan County, MO)
    • 1930 United States Federal Census (Milan, Sullivan County, MO)
  • Death & Burial


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