Martha A. Edmondson1,2,3

ID# 15999, (1827 - 1907)
FatherRichard Edmondson5 (abt 1792 - Sep 1859)
MotherSusan H. Chastain4 (abt 1807 - )

Key Events:

Birth: 29 Apr 1827, Virginia6,7,8
Marriage: 14 Dec 1846, Halifax Co., Virginia, Adam Deruyter Toot (6 Jun 1824 - 10 Jan 1855)9,10
Death: 15 Feb 190711
ChartsDescendants of David Dutt/Toot

Copyright Notice

Narrative:

     Martha A. Edmondson was born on 29 Apr 1827 in Virginia.6,7,8
     Martha married Adam Deruyter Toot, son of Adam Toot and Sarah King, on 14 Dec 1846 in Halifax Co., Virginia.9,10
     Her husband died on 10 Jan 1855.11 She appeared on the 1860 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, in the household of Susan H., her mother, with her son, Francis Toot. She reported real estate valued at $4000.12,13
     She appeared on the 1870 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, in the household of James D. Clay and Mary C. Edmondson, her sister and her husband.14 Martha appeared on the 1880 Federal Census of Halifax Courthouse, Halifax Co., Virginia, in the household of James D. Clay, her late sister's husband.15
     Martha appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Banister District, Halifax Co., Virginia, enumerated 4 Jun 1900, listed as living with Joe W. Johnson and his wife, Mary C. and four children. She is identified as his aunt..16
     Martha died on 15 Feb 1907 at age 79.11

Children:
     Child with Adam Deruyter Toot:

  • Francis Toot17 (abt 1851 - )

Citations

  1. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family", shows name as Martha Edmondson.
  2. [S731] Halifax Co. Marriage Bond Register, bk. 1, pg 182, 14 Dec 1846, Adam D. Toot and Martha Edmondson.
  3. [S1625] Susan H. Edmondson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows name as Martha A Toot.
  4. [S1625] Susan H. Edmondson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them in the same household, as if mother and daughter.
  5. [S225] It would appear that Richard was Martha's father, as he appears to be the father of Susan's other children.
  6. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family", shows date.
  7. [S1625] Susan H. Edmondson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows age 31 and state.
  8. [S1596] Joe W. Johnson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows month, year, age 73, and state.
  9. [S731] Halifax Co. Marriage Bond Register, bk. 1, pg 182, 14 Dec 1846, Adam D. Toot and Martha Edmondson, shows date.
  10. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family", shows date, as 17th.
  11. [S971] Stanley, "Descendents of the Toot Family."
  12. [S1625] Susan H. Edmondson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  13. [S1617] Susan Edmondson, owner, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, slave schedule, with Henry's holdings preceding hers.
  14. [S1614] James Clay household, 1870 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  15. [S1604] Jas. D. Clay household, 1880 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  16. [S1596] Joe W. Johnson household, 1900 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia.
  17. [S1625] Susan H. Edmondson household, 1860 U.S. Census, Halifax Co., Virginia, shows them living in the same household, as if parent and child.