The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

Martha “Mattie” MajorAge: 70 years18541924

Name
Martha “Mattie” Major
Given names
Martha
Nickname
Mattie
Surname
Major
Birth August 25, 1854
Death of a motherEliza Ann vanPelt
November 26, 1862 (Age 8 years)
Death of a sisterMargaret L “Maggie” Major
about May 27, 1867 (Age 12 years)

Note: Year from tombstone (broken) and reads 186-
Burial of a sisterMargaret L “Maggie” Major
Type: buried
1867 (Age 12 years)
Cemetery: VanPelt Cemetery, Waldron - Odgen Cemetery
MarriageMcBroomView this family
before November 1874 (Age 20 years)

MarriageZachary Taylor PotterView this family
December 30, 1874 (Age 20 years)
Death of a paternal grandfatherAllen Major
1874 (Age 19 years)
Death of a fatherWilliam Major
August 6, 1877 (Age 22 years)
Birth of a son
#1
Taylor L Potter
about July 1878 (Age 23 years)
CensusZachary Taylor PotterView this family
June 19, 1880 (Age 25 years)
Shared note: 1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - Mary Potter - household

Reference: HF: 203/219, LN: 22/27, SD 2, ED 120, Page 25, enumerated by Samuel W Pritchard Location: Madison Twp, Jefferson Co, Indiana, USA Note: John POTTER family just above at HF: 202/218

NameRaceSexAgeRelationMCNotesBPFBPMBP
Mary POTTERWF71(head)WDKeeps HouseCant Rd/WrDEDEDE
Wesley POTTERWM38SonSFarmerINDEDE
Zachary T POTTERWM30SonMFarmerINDEDE
Martha POTTERWF24Wife-Keeps HouseINIREIRE
Taylor L POTTERWM1GSon-At homeINININ
Samuel SHIRTSWM17Servant-LaborerINININ

Birth of a son
#2
Chester Arthur Potter
about July 1881 (Age 26 years)
Birth of a daughter
#3
Alice J Potter
about January 1886 (Age 31 years)
MarriageCarey William InskeepView this family
1888 (Age 33 years)
Death of a brotherAllan Alfred Major
September 25, 1890 (Age 36 years)
Burial of a brotherAllan Alfred Major
1890 (Age 35 years)
Cemetery: VanPelt Cemetery, Waldron-Odgen Cemetery
CensusCarey William InskeepView this family
June 6, 1900 (Age 45 years)
Shared note: 1900 USA Federal Census Transcription - Carey Inskeep - household

Reference: HF: 60/64, LN: 98/99, SD 6, ED 120, Sheet 3B, enumerated by Chas. E Widger Location: 515 Hawkey Ave, Ottumwa, Center Twp, Wapello Co, Iowa, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrMRCh-B/LBPFBPMBPOccupationEduHome
Carey INSKEEPHeadWMJAN 183664M12OHOHOHCashier-Bank/0-YYYO/F/H/-
Mattie INSKEEPWifeWFAUG 185545M120/0INIREOHnone-YYY

Marriage of a childTaylor L PotterMarnie …(Potter)View this family
about 1903 (Age 48 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#1
Mildred Potter
about 1905 (Age 50 years)
Marriage of a childChester Arthur PotterMinnie …(Potter)View this family
about 1909 (Age 54 years)

CensusCarey William InskeepView this family
April 21, 1910 (Age 55 years)
Birth of a grandson
#2
Chester Taylor Potter
about 1911 (Age 56 years)
Death of a brotherAlexander vanPelt Major
September 24, 1911 (Age 57 years)

Burial of a brotherAlexander vanPelt Major
September 1911 (Age 57 years)
Cemetery: VanPelt Cemetery, Waldron-Odgen Cemetery
Birth of a grandson
#3
George G Potter
about 1913 (Age 58 years)
Birth of a granddaughter
#4
Nancy G Potter
about November 1915 (Age 61 years)
Death of a husbandZachary Taylor Potter
May 17, 1918 (Age 63 years)
Birth of a grandson
#5
Thomas Potter
about April 1919 (Age 64 years)
CensusCarey William InskeepView this family
January 7, 1920 (Age 65 years)
Death of a husbandCarey William Inskeep
December 24, 1920 (Age 66 years)
Number of childrenCarey William InskeepView this family
0

Death December 2, 1924 (Age 70 years)
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: July 14, 1836Waldron, Liberty Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA
1 year
elder sister
21 months
elder brother
21 months
elder sister
3 years
elder sister
16 months
elder brother
2 years
elder brother
sibling
elder brother
4 years
herself
Family with McBroom - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: before November 1874
Family with Zachary Taylor Potter - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: December 30, 1874Jefferson Co, Indiana, USA
4 years
son
3 years
son
5 years
daughter
Family with Carey William Inskeep - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: 1888Ottumwa, Wapello Co, Iowa, USA
Zachary Taylor Potter + Mary F Tucker - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: about 1891Jefferson Co, Indiana, USA
2 years
step-son
19 months
step-son
5 years
step-son
3 years
step-daughter
4 years
step-son
Carey William Inskeep + Alice Louisa Chambers - View this family
husband
husband’s wife
Marriage: November 18, 1862Ottumwa, Wapello Co, Iowa, USA

Census1880 USA Federal Census Transcription - Mary Potter - household

Reference: HF: 203/219, LN: 22/27, SD 2, ED 120, Page 25, enumerated by Samuel W Pritchard Location: Madison Twp, Jefferson Co, Indiana, USA Note: John POTTER family just above at HF: 202/218

NameRaceSexAgeRelationMCNotesBPFBPMBP
Mary POTTERWF71(head)WDKeeps HouseCant Rd/WrDEDEDE
Wesley POTTERWM38SonSFarmerINDEDE
Zachary T POTTERWM30SonMFarmerINDEDE
Martha POTTERWF24Wife-Keeps HouseINIREIRE
Taylor L POTTERWM1GSon-At homeINININ
Samuel SHIRTSWM17Servant-LaborerINININ

Census1900 USA Federal Census Transcription - Carey Inskeep - household

Reference: HF: 60/64, LN: 98/99, SD 6, ED 120, Sheet 3B, enumerated by Chas. E Widger Location: 515 Hawkey Ave, Ottumwa, Center Twp, Wapello Co, Iowa, USA

NameRelationRaceSexDOBAgeMCYrMRCh-B/LBPFBPMBPOccupationEduHome
Carey INSKEEPHeadWMJAN 183664M12OHOHOHCashier-Bank/0-YYYO/F/H/-
Mattie INSKEEPWifeWFAUG 185545M120/0INIREOHnone-YYY