Category Archives: Martin

52 Ancestors: #4 Frances Ann Rushing (1857-1931)

GRANDMA FANNIE TESTIFIES! A little known fact about my great great grandmother – this is the record in an old 1921 court case which originated in Van Zandt County, Texas. ¬†Statement of Facts, Cause No. 7698, The State of Texas … Continue reading

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52 Ancestors – #3 John Thomas Martin (1848-1914)

All of my life I heard family stories of the Cherokee blood that was passed down through my 2nd great grandfather on my mother’s side, John Thomas Martin. ¬†Every time his name was mentioned to any one in the family … Continue reading

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