Laura Frances Bryan Martin and her husband, Thomas
Jefferson Martin, along with their youngest child and only
daughter, Mary Marguerite "Maggie" Martin. Maggie was
the mother of Marguerite Cook Clark.
Photo taken about 1889.
Laura Frances Bryan Martin with Charley and Maggie.
Laura and Thomas had eight children. Maggie was the only
daughter. Sons were John Joseph, Thomas Reddick, Jesse
Pittman, James Bryan, Thomas Jefferson, William Walter,
and Charles Arthur.
|Laura Frances Bryan Martin and her daughter, Maggie.|
|Thomas Jefferson and Laura Frances Bryan Martin with granddaughter, Ethel.|
In the back - Annie Cook Martin and James Bryan Martin (parents of Ethel), Charley
Martin, and Maggie Martin. Photo taken about 1906
|Thomas and Laura at their home in Bienville Parish. |
In 1929, Laura Frances Bryan Martin died of pneumonia as a result of
contracting influenza. Her husband had passed away in 1928.
They are both buried in the Wimberly Cemetery.
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Family photographs and documents from the collection of Marguerite Cook Clark. Accessed April 28, 2014, September 14, 2014, and November 9 to 11, 2016. Used with permission.
Wimberly, Vera. Wimberly Family History: Ancestors, Relatives, and Descendants of William Wimberly, Pioneer from Georgia to Louisiana, 1837. Houston, Tex.: D. Armstrong, 1979. Print.