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The Tie That Binds

CARL JOHN MARTENS: [3]
son of Carl August Martens and Alvina Peters
Born: 17 October 1886/7 Walworth Co., WI
Died: 20 December 1962 Keokuk, Lee Co., IA
Burial: Kahoka Cemetery Kahoka, Clark Co., MO
Married: 15 November 1911 Delevan, Walworth Co., WI
    SUSAN E. SCOTT
    daughter of Wilbur W. Scott and Sarah A. nee unknown
    Born: 18 November 1896 obit September 1887 census
    Died: 18 November 1923 Rice Lake, WI
    Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Sharon, Walworth Co., WI

CHILDREN OF CARL AND SUSAN:

    1. Maurice E. Martens + Daisy F. Evenson
    2. Karl Dale Martens, Jr. + Dorothy May Devoy

Married: 2] 12 December 1941 Racine Co., WI Book 50, page 369
    IONA BELLE SIMPSON
    daughter of Thomas Jefferson Simpson and Mary W. Wire
    Born: 30 July 1881 Van Buren Co., IA
    Died: 11 March 1951 Kahoka, Clark Co., MO
    Burial: Oakwood Cemetery Sharon, Walworth Co., WI

They had no issue.

Married: 3] 1951 Kahoka, Clark Co., MO
    ALMA V. HOWARD
    daughter of William F. Howard and Jane nee unknown
    Born: May 1882 IL
    Died: 1966
    Burial: Kahoka Cemetery Kahoka, Clark Co., MO

They had no issue.


SOURCES:
Year: 1900; Census Place: Chemung, McHenry, Illinois; Roll: 321; Page: 5A; Enumeration District: 149; FHL microfilm: 1240321. Carl Martens living with his parents.
 
Year: 1900; Census Place: Sharon, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll: 1821; Page: 15B; Enumeration District: 96; FHL microfilm: 1241821. Susie E. Scott is living with her parents.

Wisconsin State Census, 1905. Microfilm, 44 reels. Wisconsin Historical Society, Madison, Wisconsin. Susie Scott is living with her parents.

Year: 1910; Census Place: Delavan Ward 2, Walworth, Wisconsin; Roll: T624_1740; Page: 10B; Enumeration District: 0135; Image: 25; FHL microfilm: 1375753. Susie Scott living with her parents.

Year: 1910; Census Place: Fabius, Schuyler, Missouri; Roll: T624_807; Page: 3A; Enumeration District: 0139; Image: 423; FHL microfilm: 1374820. Alma Bragg with her first husband and children.

Year: 1920; Census Place: Spooner, Washburn, Wisconsin; Roll: T625_2020; Page: 4A; Enumeration District: 239; Image: 195. Carl, Susie and their sons. Indexed as Mertens.

Year: 1920; Census Place: Liberty, Schuyler, Missouri; Roll: T625_940; Page: 1B; Enumeration District: 146; Image: 1069. Alma Bragg with her first husband and children.

Year: 1930; Census Place: Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin; Roll: 2606; Page: 5B; Enumeration District: 1; Image: 780.0; FHL microfilm: 2342340. Carl and his two sons, Ione and Lester Cochrane living in the home. Ione listed as working for Carl.

Year: 1930; Census Place: Lincoln, Clark, Missouri; Roll: 1182; Page: 14A; Enumeration District: 8; Image: 1095.0; FHL microfilm: 2340917. Alma Bragg with her first husband and children.

Year: 1940; Census Place: Burlington, Racine, Wisconsin; Page: 8B/9A; E. D. 51-3. Carl and Iona Martens. He is listed at the bottom of one page, she is listed at the top of next page.

Year: 1940; Census Place: Lincoln, Clark, Missouri; Page: 7B. Alma with her first husband and children.

Carl John Martens WWI draft card
Charles David Bragg WWI draft card

Obituaries:
Carl John Martens Gazette Harald, issue 28 December 1962
Susie Martens The Sharon Reporter, issue 22 November 1923
Mrs. C. J. Martens Delavan Enterprise, issue 14 March 1951




Created 5 May 2012     Contact Virginia L. Aldridge  since 5 May 2012