Seeking parents and siblings for William M. MARTIN, born c.1830 in Henry County, TN.Father and Mother reportedly both from VA.It is speculated that William might have had a sister named Margarette, also born in Henry County, TN in 1823.Margarette MARTIN married Frederick LaFON in 1843 and relocated to TX.
William is listed in the 1870 TX Census for Bosque County, enumerated with William & Mary Jane (LaFON) GLASS.Mary Jane was the eldest daughter of Margarette and Frederick.
William married Caroline (born 1841 MS; last name unknown) in 1871 and they are listed in the TX Census for Somervell County, years 1880 thru 1910.William died 1917; Caroline died 1917; both are buried in the Nancy Smith Cemetery, Somervell County.
Children were: William Thomas MARTIN [1872-1948] m. Delia REYNOLDS John Quincy MARTIN [1874-1947] - never married Robert H. MARTIN [1876-1913] - divorced (?) Beulah MARTIN [1878-1973] m. Jonah Hamilton FAGALA Elisha Austin MARTIN [1881-1962] m. Mahulda Florence CARVER
It is not known whether William "Bill" was married prior to Caroline "Callie".No records of birth, marriage, or death for either.