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John C.Martin, born about 1796 in Maryland married Elizabeth Hartman, born after 1810 in TN. They did not have any children. John died before 1860 and Elizabeth died before 1870. Census for 1840 shows 1840 Wash Co. John Martin 40-50; female 20-30 ; female 5-10 [who is the child? could they have had daughter who died? Neighbor Jonas Mahoney. Census for 1860 shows 1860 Campbell's District Washington CO Elizabeth Martin 43 domestic and Mark R. Scalp 21 hired laborer Is this Elizabeth Hartman Martin widow of John C Martin living next door to Wm & Mary Brown Walker Pleasant Grove
Elizabeth Hartman is the daughter of Henry and Polly Brown Hartman. In the late 1790's Henry Hartman came with several other pioneer families from Pennsylvania through Virginia and settled near what is now Sulphur Springs. Here is another tangled web of relatives 1. JOSEPH1 HARTMAN was born 1753, and died 1831. He married MARY HENLEY
  • 1. HENRY2 HARTMAN, b. 1784; d. 1838
  • 2. CATHERINE HARTMAN, b. 1776; m. N. TUCKER
  • 3. MARY HARTMAN, b. 1777; m. JONATHAN TUCKER
  • 4. LEVI HARTMAN, b. 1779; m. JANE DEPEW
  • 5. JOSEPH HARTMAN, b. 1781; m. JANE "JENNIE" WALKER
  • 6. RACHEL HARTMAN, b. 1783; m. JACOB BEALS
  • 7. JOHN HARTMAN, b. 1787; m. SARAH
  • 8. MARSHALL HARTMAN, b. 1788. m. SARAH SQUIBB
  • 9. ELIZABETH HARTMAN, b. 1791; m. JOHN PETER FRENCH


  • Let me know if you have different names; I am trying to sort out these Hartmans. They are indeed tangled with other Washington County Families