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Kit Carson County Pioneers:

Andrew J. Martin, 6S 47W



In 1910 Lawrence Kansas, Andrew J. Martin is farming, 51, with Lucy E. 45, both born in Indiana. Ida is 21, Nellie A. 19, Frederick E. 17, Walter A. 15, Rolline E. and Ralph E. both 11, Amanda 8, Howard 5, and Ila H. 2. Mother FCatherine Kleinfogel 77 widowed is with them.


Andrew claimed two quarters in 15 and 22, 6 South, 47W in 1917.


In 1920 Lawrence, Kansas, Andrew is 64, Lucy 55, Rolland 21, Lucia 18, Leslie 15, Ila 11, and widowed daughter Nellie Gulley 28 is with them.

1922 Lawrence Kansas " Mrs. Gertrude Dircks of Stratton, Colorado, spent Thursday J. M. Arthur's home. Mrs. A. J. Martin was present also. These families were old neighbors in the Stratton neighborhood."
"Mrs. James Gulley is spending this week visiting her brother, Ralph Martin and family at Stratton, Colorado. "

This Andrew Jackson Martin was born December 4, 1858 at Atwood, Indiana, and died August 13, 1938 in Lawrence Kanss.

Andrew Jackson Martin 1858-1938 is buried in Lawrence Kansas # 9591940, with Lucea (Highnote) Martin 1864- 1926 and Effie May (Holland) Martin 1883-1974 as spouses.

On October 12, 1914, Ralph Martin of Tuttle, Colorado, married Louise Kechter of Carey, Kit Carson County, both 19, oin Burlington. Ralph's father was Dndrew J. Maritn.

Ralph Ernest Martin was born October 14, 1898 at Lawrence, Kansas, and died September 1977 in Kit Carson County.

Ralph and Louise had Clarence Sylvester Martin on March 6, 1920 at Vona, Colorado - Clarence died May 21, 2002.

In 1930 Lawrence, Nellie A. Gulley is 39, divorced, and she and Rolland Martin 31 are living with sister Clara M. 43 Zimmerman and her family, of three sons and Glen D. Zimmerman 46.

April 1930 "A large crowd attended the horse sale at the Ralph Martin farm Saturday afternoon. Not many horses had been sold before the sale was stopped on account of poor prices.
1939 "Friends of Mrs. Ralph Martin will be pleased to know that she is improving nicely from her recent operation which was performed at the Sterling hospoital."

In 1940 Kirk, Yuma County, Colorado, Ralph is farming, 41, with Louise K. 43 born in Colorado. Clarence is 20, farming, Margaret 17.

1941 "A bridal shower was given for Mrs. Roy Heberlein, nee Margaret Martin, at the home economics cottage last Thursday night. The home economics class of girls were hostesses. LThe evening was spent playing games"

1954 "Mr. and Mrs. Roy Heberlein motored to BUrlington Monday to visit Mrs. Heberlein's father, Ralph Martin, who ahs been confined in the Burlington hosptal for several days."

Nellie A. Gulley married Cyril J. B. Doile on September 23, 1936, recorded in Denver.

Nellie A. Doile is buried in Pratt, Kansas # 76140733.
She was the third wife of Cyrus, and she was born March 1, 1891 at Lawrene to Andrwe J. Maritn and Lucea E. Highnote.

1966 "The C.S. Martins were hosts Christmas to the Jerry Martins of Stratton and the Robert Webers of Grainfield, Kanss. Also present were the Ralph Martins and June McCoy of Denvera dn Mr. and Mrs. Terry Atkins of Stratton."

Clarence 1920-2002 # 67354592 is buried in Kirk, with Edna 1923-2000 "Parents of Jerry, and Darlene."
Edna was the daughter of Terry Atkins 1896-1977 # 75336757 and Agnes A. AStkins 1897-1968 # 75336637 of Stratton.

In 1930 Stratton, Edna E. was 6, with Terry 33 working on the railroad, and Annie 31.

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Andrew J. and Carrie B. (Neal) Martin, Cheyenne County




In 1880 Marshall County Kansas, Smith Martin is 44, Syrilda 42, James 18, Willaim 16, John 15, Rena 13, Martha and Mary 11, Nancy 7, John 3, and ANDREWS eleven months born in June 1879.


Syrilda (Edmondson) Martin 1837-1919 is buried in Marshall County, Kansas # 80073514, with Samuel Smith Martin 1834-1905 # 80073481.

In 1900 Nemaha County, Kansas, Andrew is a boarder, born June 1879, working for Daniel Neal 52 and Flora M. 48. Nellie is 19, Carrie B. born May 1885, Rosana 12, Paul S. 10, Roy H. 8, mma 6, and Lucy 4.

Andrew J. Martin, age 28, married Carrie B. Neal, 23, on June 2, 1908 in Sunyside, Jefferson County, Kansas.

In 1910 Marshall County, Kansas, Andrew J. Martin is farming, 30, married one year to Carrie J. 24, both born in Kansas.
Andrew J. Martin proved up two quarters in 16S 43W in 1919 - Cheyenne County, Colorado.

Andrew registered for WWI in Sheridan Lake, Kiowa County, Colorado, born June 7, 1879, farming.
In 1920 they're farming in Cheyenne County, Colorado, with Flora A. 8 born in Kansas.
In 1930 he's a pipe-fitter in Denver, 49, with Carrie M. 40 and F. Adele 18.

In 1940 Denver, Andrew and Carrie are alone, Andrew a sheet metal worker.

Andrew 1879-1948 # 74549003 is buried in Tucson, Arizona, with Carrie N. Martin 1885-1963 # 74549038.

May 27, 1948 "Andrew Jackson Martin, 68, 2617 East Monte Vista, died Thursday morning in a local sanitarium. A retired Union-Pacific employee, Mr. Martin came here five ... Services are set. for 10 a.m. Friday"

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