The Arnold and Moberly Family Genealogy

Martha “Mattie” TreesAge: 46 years18611907

Name
Martha “Mattie” Trees
Given names
Martha
Nickname
Mattie
Surname
Trees
Married name
Martha "Mattie" Major
Birth May 25, 1861
Birth of a sisterRhoda Trees
November 16, 1862 (Age 17 months)

Birth of a sisterLouella “Ella” Trees
February 23, 1865 (Age 3 years)
Birth of a sisterArminta Trees
November 10, 1867 (Age 6 years)

Death of a paternal grandfatherJacob Trees
December 28, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Death of a paternal grandmotherSarah “Sallie” Lemasters
December 28, 1870 (Age 9 years)
Birth of a brotherWilliam Trees
July 5, 1872 (Age 11 years)

Death of a sisterArminta Trees
March 24, 1879 (Age 17 years)

Death of a sisterMinnie Trees
March 24, 1879 (Age 17 years)

MarriageWilliam A MajorView this family
August 21, 1884 (Age 23 years)
Note:
Mollie Treese listed as spouse in Index of Marriages, Shelby Co, IN 1856 - 1920, Book 12, pg 413
Birth of a daughter
#1
Mildred Mae Major
September 19, 1885 (Age 24 years)

Note: Book: 18, Pg: 106
Birth of a son
#2
William Wallace Major
May 22, 1887 (Age 25 years)
Birth of a son
#3
Arthur Carey Major
August 19, 1889 (Age 28 years)
Death of a brotherCharles Trees
September 2, 1894 (Age 33 years)
Birth of a daughter
#4
Muriel Ethel Major
March 22, 1900 (Age 38 years)
CensusWilliam A MajorView this family
June 8, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Note:
HF: 74/76, LN: 36/42, SD 6, ED 121, Sheet 4A, Shelby Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Harden H Wagoner Transcribed as: MASSON William Major, Head, W-M-JAN 1848-52-M-16, IN-IRE-OH, Farmer Martha Major, Wife, W-F-SEP 1861-38-M-16, 4/4, IN-IN-IN, none Mildred Major, Dau W-F-MAY 1885-14-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Wallace Major, Son, W-M-MAY 1887-18 (?)-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Athur C Major (Arthur), Son, W-M-AUG 1889-10-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Ethel M Major, Dau, W-F-MAR 1900-2/12-S, IN-IN-IN, none Alexander Major, Brother, W-M-AUG 1845-54-S, IN-IN?-IN, Farm Laborer
Death of a motherMiranda Stafford
October 28, 1900 (Age 39 years)
Marriage of a parentBenjamin TreesSarah ShellaView this family
December 19, 1901 (Age 40 years)
Marriage of a childHarry Milton MoberlyMildred Mae MajorView this family
October 5, 1905 (Age 44 years)
Note:
The Shelbyville Daily Democrat Wednesday, September 20, 1905 Page 1 -------------- Invitations are out announcing the wedding of Mr. Harry Moberly of Union township, and Miss Mildred Major of Shelby township. The wedding will occur at the home of the bride's parents, Mr. and Mrs. William A. Major, on Thursday evening, October the fifth, at eight o'clock. After the wedding the bride and groom will go to Ohio on a short trip. The young couple will reside on a farm in Washington township and will carry to their new home the best wishes of a large circle of friends for a long and happy married life. Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming
Marriage of a parentBenjamin TreesNancy RobinsonView this family
November 13, 1905 (Age 44 years)
Note: WPA records show spouse as Nancy J. Robertson, not Robinson
Death November 25, 1907 (Age 46 years)
CensusWilliam A MajorView this family
April 26, 1910 (2 years after death)
Note:
HF: 229/307, LN: 41/45, SD 6, ED 130, Sheet 9A, 149 West Hendricks, Ward 2, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Edward S Van Cleve William A Major, Head, M-W-62-WD, IN-IRE-OH, English, Farmer - Farm Arthur Major, Son, M-W-20-S, IN-IN-IN, English, Pharmacy - Pharmacy Salesman Wallace Major, Son, M-W-22-S, IN-IN-IN, English, Reporter - News Paper Ethel Major, Dau, F-W-10-S, IN-IN-IN, none Minnie Stewart, Servant, F-W-28-S, IN-IN-IN, Servant - House
CensusWilliam A MajorView this family
January 12, 1920 (12 years after death)
Note:
HF: 480/428, LN: 18/19, SD 6, ED 105, Sheet 13A, 227 XXchiers, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Robert H Shaw William Major, Head, O/No, M-W-71-WD, -/Y/Y, IN-IRE-OH, Overseer - Insurance Co Ethel Major, Dau, F-W-19-S, -/Y/Y, IN-IN-IN, Bookeeper - Trust Company
CensusWilliam A MajorView this family
April 2, 1930 (22 years after death)
Note:
SD 9, ED 73-3, Sheet 1A, 3rd Ward, 19 W South St, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Mrs. Fannie E Proud William A Major, Head, O/4000, M-W-82-WD-(36), N/Y, IN-IRE-OH, none Mildred M Moberly, Dau, F-W-45-D-(20), N/Y, IN-IN-IN, Teacher - Public School
Family with parents - View this family
father
mother
Marriage: October 23, 1858Shelby Co, Indiana, USA
10 months
elder sister
15 months
elder brother
7 months
herself
18 months
younger sister
2 years
younger sister
3 years
younger sister
5 years
younger brother
brother
sister
sister
brother
Father’s family with Nancy Robinson - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: November 13, 1905Boone Co, Indiana, USA
Father’s family with Sarah Shella - View this family
father
step-mother
Marriage: December 19, 1901Shelby Co, Indiana, USA
Family with William A Major - View this family
husband
herself
Marriage: August 21, 1884Shelby Co, Indiana, USA
13 months
daughter
20 months
son
2 years
son
11 years
daughter

Marriage
Mollie Treese listed as spouse in Index of Marriages, Shelby Co, IN 1856 - 1920, Book 12, pg 413
Census
HF: 74/76, LN: 36/42, SD 6, ED 121, Sheet 4A, Shelby Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Harden H Wagoner Transcribed as: MASSON William Major, Head, W-M-JAN 1848-52-M-16, IN-IRE-OH, Farmer Martha Major, Wife, W-F-SEP 1861-38-M-16, 4/4, IN-IN-IN, none Mildred Major, Dau W-F-MAY 1885-14-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Wallace Major, Son, W-M-MAY 1887-18 (?)-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Athur C Major (Arthur), Son, W-M-AUG 1889-10-S, IN-IN-IN, At School Ethel M Major, Dau, W-F-MAR 1900-2/12-S, IN-IN-IN, none Alexander Major, Brother, W-M-AUG 1845-54-S, IN-IN?-IN, Farm Laborer
Census
HF: 229/307, LN: 41/45, SD 6, ED 130, Sheet 9A, 149 West Hendricks, Ward 2, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Edward S Van Cleve William A Major, Head, M-W-62-WD, IN-IRE-OH, English, Farmer - Farm Arthur Major, Son, M-W-20-S, IN-IN-IN, English, Pharmacy - Pharmacy Salesman Wallace Major, Son, M-W-22-S, IN-IN-IN, English, Reporter - News Paper Ethel Major, Dau, F-W-10-S, IN-IN-IN, none Minnie Stewart, Servant, F-W-28-S, IN-IN-IN, Servant - House
Census
HF: 480/428, LN: 18/19, SD 6, ED 105, Sheet 13A, 227 XXchiers, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Robert H Shaw William Major, Head, O/No, M-W-71-WD, -/Y/Y, IN-IRE-OH, Overseer - Insurance Co Ethel Major, Dau, F-W-19-S, -/Y/Y, IN-IN-IN, Bookeeper - Trust Company
Census
SD 9, ED 73-3, Sheet 1A, 3rd Ward, 19 W South St, Shelbyville, Addison Twp, Shelby Co, Indiana, USA by Mrs. Fannie E Proud William A Major, Head, O/4000, M-W-82-WD-(36), N/Y, IN-IRE-OH, none Mildred M Moberly, Dau, F-W-45-D-(20), N/Y, IN-IN-IN, Teacher - Public School