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Anna Elnora Martin

Anna Elnora Martin

Female 1865 - 1901  (35 years)

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  • Name Anna Elnora Martin 
    Born 07 Jun 1865  Norwalk, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Female 
    Died 25 Jan 1901  Quay, Pawnee, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Caledonia Cemetery, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Person ID I254  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 9 Feb 2014 

    Father Zadock J. Martin,   b. 18 Mar 1826, , Franklin, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 03 Mar 1914, Norwalk, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Mother Orpha M. Knapp,   b. 31 May 1839, Bronson, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jan 1921, Norwalk, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 81 years) 
    Relationship Natural 
    Married 01 Sep 1854  Wakeman Township, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Notes 
    • Marriage records, 1818-1934; record of licenses and permits, 1815-1828, Huron County, Ohio
      Microfilm of manuscript records at the Huron County courthouse, Norwalk, Ohio.
      FamilySearch.com

      REF: Fornof Genealogy site: www.fornof.org
      Certified Copy of Marriage Record
      Zadock Martin and Orpha Knapp, married September 1, 1854, per certificate issued August 26, 1854, at Wakeman, Huron County Ohio
    Family ID F146  Group Sheet

    Family Barney Vensel Ritts,   b. 14 Mar 1854, St. Petersburg, Clarion, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Feb 1925, Yale, Payne, Oklahoma, Mable Dale Hospital Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1886  Norwalk, Huron, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Notes 
    • Ancestry.com
      Ohio Marriages 1803 - 1900

      REF: Rutherford B. Hayes Presidential Center Library
      Norwalk Daily Reflector
      December 30, 1886 p4 c2
      Barnard Ritts, of Lima, and Miss Annie E. Martin, of this city, were married at the home of the bride's parents on Corwin street yesterday morning by Rev. J. Nelson Lewis. They left in the evening for Lima, their future home.
    Children 
     1. Charles Lawrence Ritts,   b. 11 Nov 1891, Sparta, Randolph County, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 Jan 1983, White Pines Nursing Home, Oregon, Ogle, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years)
     2. Nora Irene Ritts,   b. 06 Oct 1887,   d. 23 Dec 1954, Wilkensburg, Allegheny, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     3. Robert Vinsil Ritts,   b. 01 Aug 1889,   d. 30 Jan 1898, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 8 years)
     4. Louis Alfred Ritts,   b. 21 Aug 1887, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Dec 1972, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     5. James Albert Ritts,   b. 10 Jan 1894,   d. 11 Dec 1952, Iowa City, , Iowa Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
     6. Infant Daughter Ritts,   b. 15 Apr 1896, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1896, Sparta, Randolph, Illinois Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    Family ID F6  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Anna Elnora Martin
    Anna Elnora Martin
    Wedding photo

    Headstones
    Anna Elnora (Martin) Ritts
    Anna Elnora (Martin) Ritts
    Anna E. Ritts
    Born June 7, 1865
    Died Jan 25, 1901
    Aged 35 ys 7 Ms 18 Ds

  • Notes 
    • A William Martin is listed in the Huron Co. 1870 Census Index
      [Huron Co., Ohio, census]
      WAKEMAN TWP. 1880 Census INDEX; Heads-of-House, etc.
      'f.' is the Family Number as given in Census;
      'v' is the "village" section,
      't' is the "township" section.

      MARTIN, William p.269C f. 74 t
      Page 269C
      Family listed
      Township Section 74

      Check out newspaper obituaries:
      REF: "Index to deaths from newspapers of Randolph County, Ill Volume 1" by Linda Demster
      p47
      Ritts, Barney Mrs. HT Feb 7 01

      Census Records
      1870 Norwalk Twp, Huron Co., OH lists an Annie as 5 years old in the family of Zadoc Martin
      1880 Norwalk Village, Huron Co., OH lists an Anna as 15 years old in the family of Zaddoc Martin

      Zadock Martin married Olive Wilcox on 18 May 1847 in Huron Co., OH
      Zadock J. Martin married Orpha M. Knapp on 1 Sep 1854 in Huron Co., OH

      REF: Marilyn Scott
      One of twelve children, six girls and six boys. From eastern Ohio and/or western Pennsylvania?
      "Asleep in Jesus, Oh how sweet my darling is at rest" - written on tombstone.

  • Sources 
    1. [S11] 1870 U.S. Census, National Archives and Records Administration, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2009;), Norwalk, Huron County, Ohio, Roll 1225, p. 409B.

    2. [S22] Cemeteries of Randolph County, Illinois Vol 3, Compiled by Lucille Wittenborn Wiechens, (Name: 1991;), 74.
      Ritts, Anna E. 7 Jun 1865 25 Jan 1901 w/Wm. 35y7m18d Section R

    3. [S82] Marriage records, 1818-1934; record of licenses and permits, 1815-1828, Huron County, Ohio, Ohio Probate Court (Huron County), (Name: Salt Lake City : Filmed by the Genealogical Society of Utah, 1965;).

    4. [S163] Ohio Marriages, 1803 - 1900, Jordan Dodd, (Name: Liahona Research;), Ritts, Barney V. and Martin, Anna E. married 20 Dec 1886 in Huron Co., Ohio.