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Martha Elizabeth (Newman) Holley (1900 - 1956)

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Martha Elizabeth Holley formerly Newman
Born in Wayne County, West Virginiamap
Ancestors ancestors
Sister of [half], , , , , , , , , [private sister (1920s - unknown)] and [private brother (1920s - unknown)]
Wife of — married in Lawrence County, Ohiomap
Died in Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginiamap
Profile last modified | Created 30 Nov 2017
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Martha E. Newman was born 31 August 1900 in Wayne County, West Virginia. The birth register shows her parents were M.N. Newman and Martha E. Newman. [1]

Martha was 10 years old in 1910 and resided with her parents Marion and Elsie Newman at Ceredo, Wayne County, West Virginia.[2]

The 1921 Huntington, West Virginia City Directory shows Floyd M. Holley, a laborer, and his wife Martha H. resided at 271 Guyan in Huntington.[3]

Martha Newman (age 40), daughter of Marion Newman and Elsie Daniels, married Floyd M. Holley on 11 March 1941 in Lawrence County, Ohio. [4]

Martha E. Holley died 4 May 1956 at Huntington, Cabell County, West Virginia. The Social Security death record shows she was 55 years 3 days old and her occupation was waitress. Her parents were Marion Newman and Elsie Daniels [5]


Virginia Faye Holley
Charles F. Holley


  1. "West Virginia Births, 1853-1930," (, Martha E Newman, 1900; citing Wayne, county courthouses, West Virginia; FHL microfilm 583,484.
  2. US Census 1910; Ceredo, Wayne, West Virginia; Roll: T624_1699; Page: 2A; Enumeration District: 0186; FHL microfilm: 1375712
    Marion Newman 47 W VA Farmer Carpenter
    Elsie Newman 30 W VA
    Edgar Newman 15 W VA
    Zella Newman 13 W VA
    Martha Newman 10 W VA
    Cynthia Newman 8 W VA
    Loyd Newman 2 W VA
    Laura Newman 8/12 W VA
  3. Huntington, West Virginia, City Directory, 1921. U.S. City Directories, 1822-1995 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2011.
  4. FHL Film Number:001574157
  5. "West Virginia Deaths, 1853–1970." Index. FamilySearch, Salt Lake City, Utah. From originals housed in county courthouses throughout West Virginia. "Death Records.".FHL Film Number: 559884
  • Descendants of John Newman, by John A. Mahey, Page 193 #1574 Marion Francis Newman. #1602 Martha Elizabeth Newman [1]

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