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696. William Madison9Martin (Mary Hardeman8Sims, William James7, John Dabney6, John5, William4, Bruster3, Edward2, William1), was born 20 October 1878, Italy, Ellis County, Texas, died 27 December 1952, Venus, Johnson County, Texas.[3124] He married 19 September 1903, Bynum, Hill County, Texas, to Amanda “Mindie” Bourland,[3125] born 19 April 1881, Hill County, Texas, died 26 September 1950, Venus, Texas,[3126] daughter of Francis Marion Bourland and Sallie Kennedy. Madison and Amanda are buried in Venus Memorial Park, Venus, Johnson County, Texas.[3127]

William Madison and Mindie Martin lived in Parmer County, Texas, in 1910,[3128] and in Venus, Johnson County, Texas, in 1920[3129] and 1930.[3130] Madison was a sheep raiser in 1910, a telephone company manager in 1920, and a miller at a feed store in 1930.



[3124] Texas Death Record. William Madison Martin, born 20 October 1878, Italy, Texas, died 27 December 1952, Venus, Johnson County, Texas. Residence: Venus. Parents: Joe E. Martin, Mary Hadaman Sims. Male, white, age 74 years, 2 months, 7 days, married. Both parents born Texas. Occupation: telephone operator. Burial: Venus Cemetery.

[3125] Hill County, Texas, Marriage Records. W. M. Martin to Mindie Bourland, 19 September 1903.

[3126] Texas Death Record. Mindie Martin, born 19 April 1882, Hill County, Texas, died 26 September 1950, Venus, Johnson County, Texas. Parents: Marion Bourland, Sally Kennedy. Female, white, age 68 years, 5 months, 7 days, married. Parents born Mississippi. Residence: Venus. Burial: Venus Cemetery.

[3127] Tombstones, Venus Memorial Park, Venus, Johnson County, Texas. W. Madison Martin, born 20 October 1878, died 27 December 1952. Amanda Martin, born 19 April 1881, died 26 September 1950.

[3128] 1910 U.S. Census, Parmer County, Texas, S.D. 13, E.D. 190, Sheet 8A. Martin, Madison, age 32, mar1, mar 5 yrs., born U.S. U.S. U.S., sheepman, range; Manda, wife, age 30, mar1, mar 5 yrs., born U.S. U.S. U.S., had had 2 children, 2 living; Madison, son, age 3; Nelly Martin, dau., age 1 6/12; Henry Martin, brother, age 29, single, born U.S. U.S. U.S.; Albert Paiz, servant, age 17, born Colo. Colo. Colo.; Anno Bitra, servant, age 17, born N.M. N.M. N.M.

[3129] 1920 U.S. Census, Johnson County, Texas, S.D. 12, E.D. 55, Sheet 1B., Venus. Martin, William M., age 41, mar, born Texas Mo. Texas; Mandie, wife, age 38, born Texas Tenn. Tenn.; Willis M., son, age 12; Corona, dau., age 10; Madeline, dau., age 9; Grady, son, age 5. All white.

[3130] 1930 U.S. Census, Johnson County, Texas, S.D. 15, E.D. 126-25, Sheet 1A, Venus. Martin, W. M., age 50, mar at 25, born Texas Mo. Texas; Minda, wife, age 46, mar at 19, born Texas Miss. Miss.; Madge, dau., age 19, single; Grady, son, age 11. All white.

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