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    542. David Springer7Martin (Mary Hardeman6Sims, Rebecca5 Hardeman, John Marr4, Constantine3, Thomas2, John1), was born 22 September 1896, near Bynum, Hill County, Texas, died 21 May 1967, Gainesville, Cooke County, Texas. He married 1 June 1920, Gainesville, Texas, to Minnie McBee, born 17 September 1895, Gainesville, died 10 November 1979, Harlingen, Cameron County, Texas. Minnie was the daughter of Josephus Patty McBee and Sarah Ralston Ratcliff. David S. and Minnie Martin are buried in Valley View Cemetery, Valley View, Cooke County, Texas.
    David S. Martin served in World War I. He enlisted in the Navy in April 1918 and was trained at Mare Island, California. He was a fireman first class. He was assigned to transport duty on the Liberator and made four trips convoying troops. The Liberator ran between Brooklyn, New York, and Brest, Soulac, and Bordeaux, France. He was discharged in April 1919.
    Children of David Springer Martin and Minnie McBee:
602. i. William Joseph Martin, born 9 July 1922, Pampa, Gray County, Texas, died 20 February 1986, Dallas, Texas, married 20 September 1945, Dallas, Texas, to Ruth Duane Webster, born 2 November 1923, Shreveport, Caddo Parish, Louisiana, died 29 April 2005.
603. ii. Marjorie Ann Martin – living
604. iii. Jean Routh Martin – living