prev  next John and Dorothy Hardeman © 2008 Michal M. Farmer Page 391

Home


    538. Joseph Abbott7Martin (Mary Hardeman6Sims, Rebecca5 Hardeman, John Marr4, Constantine3, Thomas2, John1), was born 7 November 1886, near Bynum, Hill County, Texas, died circa 1952, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas. He married circa 1914, Deming, Luna County, New Mexico, to Ruby St. Clair, born circa April 1889,1875 Silver City, Grant County, New Mexico.1876
    Joe A. Martin lived in Deming, Luna County, New Mexico, in 1920,1877 and in El Paso, Texas, in 1930, where he owned a barber shop.1878
    Children of Joseph Abbott Martin and Ruby St. Clair:
595. i. Mary Helen Martin, born circa 1916, Deming, Luna County, New Mexico.
596. ii. James F. Martin, born circa 1923, Deming, New Mexico
597. iii. Joe E. Martin, born 30 January 1930, El Paso, El Paso County, Texas.1879

    1875 1900 U.S. Census, Grant County, New Mexico, S.D. 170, E.D. 53, Sheet 4, Silver City. Crissey St. Clair, head, white, female, born Feb. 1856, age 44, widow, married 22 yrs., had had 3 children, 3 living, washerwoman, born Penn. Germany Germany; James, son, born May 1884, age 16, born N.M. England Pa.; Ruby, dau., born April 1889, age 11; Pearl, dau., born March 1892, age 8.
    1876 Newspaper clipping, Deming, New Mexico, in Martin Family Bible, no date: Martin-St. Clair – Joe Martin, one of the proprietors of the Trickamolican Tonsorial Parlor and one of the most popular young men of the city was married to Miss Ruby St. Clair last Sunday afternoon by the Rev. D. Matheson at the home of the bride. Miss St. Clair has for some time been one of the popular clerks in the Lindauer store and is a native of New Mexico, having been born at Silver City. The young couple will make Deming their future home.
    1877 1920 U.S. Census, Luna County, New Mexico, S.D. 2, E.D. 68, Sheet 20B. Joe A. Martin, male, white, age 31, married, barber, owned barber shop, born Texas Mo. Texas; Ruby Martin, wife, age 30, born N.M. England Pa.; Mary Helen Martin, dau., age 4 4/12, born N.M. Texas N.M.; Christina St. Clair, mother-in-law, age 63, widow, born Pa. Germany Germany.
    1878 1930 U.S. Census, El Paso County, Texas, S.D. 20, E.D. 71-53, Sheet 10B, El Paso City, Pct. 1. Martin, Joe A., white, male, age 40, married at 25, barber, owns barber shop, born Texas Mo. Va.; Ruby, wife, age 38, married at 23, born N.M. England Pa.; Mary H., dau., age 14, born N.M. Texas N.M.; James F., son, age 7, born N.M. Texas N.M.; Joe E. Martin, son, age 2/12, born Texas Texas N.M.; Crissey St. Clair, mother-in-law, age 74, born Pa. Germany Germany; James St. Clair, bro-in-law, age 40, single, born N.M. England Pa.
    1879 El Paso County, Texas, Birth Records: Joe E. Martin, born 30 Jan. 1930. Mother: Ruby St. Clair. Father: Joe Martin.