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Martha Louisa Wood

Martha Louisa Wood

Female 1887 - 1989  (101 years)

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  • Name Martha Louisa Wood  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5
    Born 20 Oct 1887  Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Feb 1989  Newark, Licking Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5, 6, 7
    Buried 14 Feb 1989  Millersport Cem, Fairfield Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 6
    Person ID I1545  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 31 May 2010 

    Family 1 Frank Case Snouffer,   b. 21 Jun 1883, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 May 1972, Fridley, Anoka Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years) 
    Married 8 Apr 1905  [1, 5, 8
    Divorced 1908  [8
    Children 
     1. Clara Mae Snouffer,   b. 15 Jan 1906, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jun 1992, Columbus, Franklin Cnty, OH Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 86 years)
    Last Modified 18 Mar 2011 
    Family ID F523  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Harry Orville Stanley,   b. 1 Nov 1880, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 May 1948, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 15 Jan 1909  Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  [5, 9, 10
    Children 
     1. Mary Virginia Stanley,   b. 24 Nov 1913, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Jun 1986  (Age 72 years)
     2. Ihla Rose Stanley,   b. Abt Sep 1919, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft Jun 1992  (Age ~ 72 years)
    Last Modified 5 Dec 2009 
    Family ID F1398  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Photos
    Martha Louisa Wood
    Martha Louisa Wood
    Courtesy Ryan Carraway, "Carraway/Huntsberger Family Tree," www.Ancestry.com (edited by Wm.C. Snouffer; Feb 2008)

  • Notes 
    • The 1910 census lists Harry O Stanley, 29, born in Ohio, living with his wife Martha L, 22, and her daughter Clara [Snouffer], 4. Harry was a "Riviter" for the "Kelborn and Jacobs Co." 1910 U.S. Census, Columbus, Ward 12, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 624, Roll 1183, stamped p. 155).

      The 1920 census reports that Martha's husband Harry Stanley, 39, was employed as a boilermaker at a stone quarry. Martha, 32, has borne two Ohio born daughters: Mary, 6, and Ihla, 5 months. Her first daughter Clara Snouffer, 14, lived with them. 1920 U.S. Census, Perry Twsp, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 625, Roll 1380, stamped p. 31).

      In 1930 Martha, 42, was still living with her husband Harry, 48, and their two daughters: Mary, 16, and "Rose," 11. Harry was working as a truck driver for a coal company. 1930 U.S. Census, Columbus, Ward 17, Franklin Cnty, OH (T 626, Roll 1800, stamped p. 245B).

      Martha's Ohio Death Certificate (# 11695) noted that she had been employed in retail sales for department stores.

      Obituary, The Columbus [OH] Dispatch (12 Feb 1989):
      "Martha L. Wood Stanley, age 101, Millersport, died peacefully Friday, Feb. 10, 1989, at the Athena Nursing Home, Newark. She was a member of the Linden Heights Chapter of Eastern Star, a past Chief of Pocahontas of the Owatonna Council, a member of the Great Council of Ohio. A former member of the Old North Congregational Church and charter member of the McDowell Senior Citizens. Born Oct. 20, 1887 to James and Victoria Spencer Wood at their home on Arcadia Ave. in the North End of Columbus. She was the last survivor of eight children, James, David, Will, Alfred, Flora, Mary and Grace.
      "Preceding her in death were husband, Harry O. Stanely; daughter, Mary Virginia Witham; sons-in-law, Oliver Witham, Dan Pendleton and Robert O. Loudermilk; grandchildren, Carolyn Loudermilk, Clara Moon; great-grandchildren, Robert Moon and Erika Loudermilk. She is survived by daughters Clara [Snouffer] Pendleton, Columbus, and Ihlarose [sic] Loudermilk, Millersport; grandchildren ... 21 great-grandchildren; 23 great-great-grandchildren.... [A] funeral service will be held 3:30 p.m. Tuesday [14 Feb].... Interment Millersport Cemetery."

  • Sources 
    1. [S92] John Snouffer|, John Irving Snouffer, "Family History Reports" & Emails: 2000-2011, (John I. Snouffer, 807 Loch Lomond Ln, Worthington, OH 43085; Email: JohnSnouffer@gmail.com ).

    2. [S268] OH Census 1910, Franklin Cnty|, Ohio, Franklin Cnty, Columbus, 12th Ward, 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.).

    3. [S156] Cem - Walnut Grove, Worthington, OH |, Walnut Grove Cemetery, "Interment Records", (Walnut Grove Cemetery, Worthington, Franklin Cnty, OH; http://www.worthingtonmemory.org/cemeteries), (Obit; Robert O. Loudermilk).

    4. [S103] FindaGrave|, FindaGrave.com, (www.FindAGrave.com), 60368287.

    5. [S167] Ancestry Tree - Carraway/Huntsberger|, Ryan Carraway, "Carraway/Huntsberger", (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/ListView.aspx?tid=2983311).

    6. [S40] Obituary|, Anonymous, "Obituary".

    7. [S479] OH Deaths - 2 |, Ohio, Death Index, 1908-1953, 1958-2002, (Vital Statistics Unit, Ohio Dep't of Health, PO Box 15098, Columbus, OH 43215; ), (Cert. # 11695).

    8. [S68] Gervaise|, Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, "Snouffer2.ftw" and subsequent Email reports to Wm. C. Snouffer, (Gervaise Dynes-Wolak, Email: ten8ious@msn.com).

    9. [S268] OH Census 1910, Franklin Cnty|, Ohio, Franklin Cnty, Columbus, 12th Ward, 1910 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), T624, Roll 1183, p. 155.

    10. [S196] OH Census 1920, Perry Twsp|, Ohio, Franklin Cnty Perry Twsp, 1920 U.S. Census, (The National Archives, Washington, D.C.), T625, Roll 1380, p. 31.