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Martha (Upshaw) Buckner (abt. 1760 - aft. 1800)

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Martha Buckner formerly Upshaw
Born about in Essex, Virginiamap
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Daughter of and [mother unknown]
[sibling(s) unknown]
Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
Died after [location unknown]
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Martha was the daughter of Col. James Upshaw and Suca Jones, probably the youngest of their known children. She married Francis Buckner and they had a number of children. The date of her birth is not known for certain, but probably sometime around 1760 since her first child was born in 1780. The date of her death is something of a mystery, but it was certainly after 1800.


  • Sweeny, Lenora Higginbotham. "The Upshaw Family of Essex." The William and Mary Quarterly 18, no. 1 (1938): 64-104. doi:10.2307/1919747.

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Martha is 20 degrees from Walter Morrison, 26 degrees from Alison Wilkins and 15 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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