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879. Martha Penelope DUNCAN was born in 1838.112 She died in 1921 at the age of 83.112

Martha is listed by George D. Blakey as daughter of Richard Duncan - I'm assuming these are her parents. She was probably a few years older than indicated by her birth - I doubt that she married at age twelve.

Martha Penelope DUNCAN and Dr. Thomas H. GRUBBS were married on 12 February 1850.859 Dr. Thomas H. GRUBBS817, son of Thomas GRUBBS and Sarah C. BAGBY, was born on 1 July 1820.112 He died on 23 June 1877 at the age of 56.112

1860 Census. Logan Co KY, Dist 1, Hh 1109
T. H. Grubbs, age 37, Physician, b. KY. Martha, age 25.
Mary 7 and Henry 2.

1870 Census. Russellville, Logan Co KY, Dist 107, Hh 91
Thomas H. Grubbs, age 50, Physician, b. KY. Martha D., age 37.
Minnie age 17, Thomas H. 12, Richard D. 9
and the following Black women: Jane Wilson, 55, cook, b. KY. Emily Duncan, age 60, cook woman, b. VA. Dovie Lee, age 12, house girl, b. KY.

Martha Penelope DUNCAN and Dr. Thomas H. GRUBBS had the following children:

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i.

Mary GRUBBS was born about 1853 in Kentucky.860

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ii.

Thomas Henry GRUBBS was born in 1858.112 He died in 1915 at the age of 57.112

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iii.

Richard Duncan GRUBBS was born in 1861.112 He died in 1910 at the age of 49.112