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Descendants of Joseph Edwards


Joseph Henry Martin is the son of Hulda Edwards and Henry Martin. He was born 4 Oct 1869 in Paulding county, Ohio. He died 3 Oct 1940 - one day short of his 71st birthday - in Findlay, Hancock, Ohio. On 7 Oct 1940, he was buried at Middle Creek Cemetery, Washington twp., Paulding, Ohio.

About 1892, he married Mary Elizabeth Bowman. She is the daughter of Joseph Bowman and Amanda Kohn. She was born 21 Sep 1869 in Ohio. She died 11 Jul 1915 at age 45 in Jackson, Van Wert, Ohio. On 13 Jul 1915, she was buried at Middle Creek Cemetery, Washington twp., Paulding, Ohio.

Children of Joseph Henry Martin and Mary Elizabeth Bowman:

  1. Florence Martin was born in Apr 1894 in Ohio.
  2. Beryl Martin was born 13 Jan 1896 in Ohio.
  3. Farmer Martin was born 23 Feb 1901 in Van Wert, Van Wert, Ohio.
  4. Ruth Martin was born about Dec 1908 in Ohio.



  • Birth, Death and Burial from his death certificate [Name: Joseph Henry Martin; Death date: 03 Oct 1940; Death place: Findlay, Hancock, Ohio; Birthdate: 04 Oct 1869; Birthplace: Ohio; Age at death: 70 years 11 months 29 days; Gender: Male; Marital status: Widowed; Race or color: Caucasian; Street address: 320 Elm St.; Occupation: Employee, Dry Goods; Burial date: 07 Oct 1940; Burial place: Grove Hill, O.; Spouse's name: Mary Elizabeth Bowman; Father's name: Henry Martin; Father's birthplace: Pa.; Mother's name: Hulda Edwards; Mother's birthplace: Paulding Co., Ohio; GSU film number: 2023882; Digital GS number: 4057797; Image number: 2270; Reference number: fn 62138; Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953].
  • Death and Burial from his obituary in the Lima News, Lima, OH, 4 Oct 1940.


  • Birth, Death and Burial from her death certificate [Name: Mary Martin; Death date: 11 Jul 1915; Death place: Jackson, Van Wert, Ohio; Birthdate: 21 Sep 1869; Birthplace: Ohio; Age at death: 45 years 9 months 20 days; Gender: Female; Marital status: Married; Race or color: American; Occupation: Farmwife; Burial date: 13 Jul 1915; Cemetery name: M Creek; Father's name: Joseph Bowman; Father's birthplace: Ohio; Mother's name: Amanda Kohn; Mother's birthplace: Ohio; GSU film number: 1983428; Digital GS number: 4025083; Image number: 931; Reference number: fn 41344; Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953; Informant: Henry Martin, Grover Hill. Ohio].

Census Listings

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Joseph Edwards
Alpheus Edwards
Hulda (Edwards) Martin
Joseph Henry Martin


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Last Updated: Thursday, November 17, 2011.