Hulda Edwards is the daughter of
Alpheus Edwards and Leah Shriner. She was born 16 Nov 1830 in Fairfield County, Ohio.
She died 13 Nov 1897 -- just 3 days short of her 67th birthday -- in Washington, Paulding, Ohio.
She is buried at Grover Hill, Paulding, Ohio.
On Christmas day, 25 Dec 1851, she married Henry Martin in
Hancock County, Ohio. He was born 17 Aug 1817 in Pennsylvania. He died 26 May 1902 at age
84 in Jackson, Van Wert, Ohio.
Children of Hulda Edwards and Henry Martin:
- Sarah Ann Martin was born 16 Oct 1852 in Ohio.
- Katherine Martin was born in 1854. She died in 1855.
- Hannah Martin was born 30 Jul 1856 in Ohio.
- Alpheus Martin was born in Jul 1857 in Ohio. He died 27 Feb 1929 at age 61.
- On 23 Oct 1878, he married Mary Ann Bish in Fulton
county, Ohio. She is the daughter of Jacob
Bish and Barbara Hiestand. She was born 4 May 1860/1861 in
Blanchard, Hancock, Ohio. She died 11 Oct 1933 at age 72/73 in
Washington, Paulding, Ohio. She was buried 13 Oct 1933 at Middle
Creek Cemetery, Washington twp., Paulding, Ohio. Alpheus and Mary have no children.
- Elizabeth Martin was born in 1858 in
Paulding, county Ohio.
- Solomon E. Martin was born 13 May 1860 in Ohio.
- John C. Martin was born 5 Nov 1861 in
- Minerva Martin was born 29 Feb 1864 in
- Mary Jane Martin was born in 1866. She died in 1867.
- Daniel Martin was born in May 1866 in Washington, Paulding, Ohio.
- Joseph Henry Martin was born 4 Oct 1869 in Paulding County, Ohio.
- Huldah Martin was born in 1872. She died in 1872.
Children of Alpheus Edwards (and their spouses)
Back row (l-r) Christopher Grubb, ?, James Sites, Henry Martin, Jefferson Bunn, Harvey Edwards, ?, ?, Norman Edwards
Front row (l-r) Elizabeth (Edwards) Grubb, Minerva (Edwards) Sites, Hulda (Edwards) Martin, Jeanette (Edwards) Bunn, ?, Luzetta (Blodgett) Edwards
[Photo courtesy of Bobbie Jean Barron]
I have not yet found any documents to verify that Katherine, Mary Jane
and Huldah (Jr.) actually exist.
- Birth, Death and Burial from her
grave marker. (See also a
- Marriage from Marriages of Hancock County Ohio.
- Death from the Ohio Death Index [Name Henry Martin; Gender Male;
Death Date 26 May 1902; Death Place Jackson Tp., Van Wert, Ohio; Age 84;
Birth Date 1818; Birthplace Pennsylvania; Occupation Farmer; Race White;
Marital Status Widowed; Indexing Project (Batch) Number B07120-0; System
Origin Ohio-EASy; Source Film Number 1015858; Reference Number v 2 p 125
- Birth, Death and Burial from her
death certificate [Name: Mary Ann Martin; Death date: 11 Oct 1933;
Death place: Washington, Paulding, Ohio; Birthdate: 04 May 1860;
Birthplace: Oh; Age at death: 73 years 5 months 7 days; Gender: Female;
Marital status: Widowed; Race or color: Caucasian; Occupation:
Housewife; Residence: Washington, Paulding, OH; Burial date: 13 Oct
1933; Cemetery name: Middle Creek Cemetery; Spouse's name: Alpheus
Martin; Father's name: Jacob Bish; Father's birthplace: Oh; Mother's
name: Barbara Heaston; Mother's birthplace: Oh; GSU film number:
1992980; Digital GS number: 4001887; Image number: 2817; Reference
number: fn 58572; Collection: Ohio Deaths 1908-1953; Informant: Mrs.
The individuals in this family appear in the following census
- Hulda: 1840 census. Blanchard,
Hancock, OH. p. 9.
- Hulda: 1850 census.
Blanchard, Hancock, Ohio. Page 809.
- 1860 census. Washington, Paulding, OH p. 39.
- 1870 census. Washington, Paulding, OH p. 7.
- Alpheus: 1880 census. German, Fulton, OH p. 23.
- Alpheus: 1900 census. Jackson, Van Wert, OH p. 6.
- Alpheus: 1910 census.
Washington, Paulding, OH p. 1.