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Martha Thacher[1, 2]

Female 1815 - 1887  (72 years)


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  • Name Martha Thacher 
    • Wife of John

      Medina County Gazette-June 17, 1887: died, at her home, June 12, at 3:20 PM, after an illness of but three days with neuralgia of the heart, aged 72 years, Mrs. Sears, wife of Hon. John Sears. This death is a stroke that is feared, the affliction of her invalid husband all not long survive, as this faithful and devoted wife has in all of these years of his people miss looked after his every comfort.

      Medina County Gazette-June 24, 1887: The funeral of Mrs. Sears was held at her home on the 14th, conducted by Rev. Dwyre, assisted by Rev. Foshay. People from abroad were: Levi Severcool & wife, and L. Johnson, Esquire and lady, Charles Beckwith from Elyria; F. M. Ashley and wife of Medina; Gideon Starr and wife of Penfield; Mrs. Frank Watkins of York and others.
    Born 5 Feb 1815  Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Gender Female 
    Died 12 Jun 1887  Litchfield, Medina County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 4, 5
    Buried 14 Jun 1887  Litchfield Burial Park, Litchfield, Medina County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I101615  tree1
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 

    Father Timothy Thacher,   b. 15 Feb 1774, Wareham, Plymouth County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Oct 1833, Lee, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 59 years) 
    Mother Dorothy Phelps,   b. 4 Aug 1774, Hebron, Tolland County, Connecticut, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Aug 1859, Tyringham, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1799  Hebron, Tolland Co., Connecticut Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 6, 7, 8, 9
    Family ID F52  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Sears,   b. 3 Dec 1812, Lenox, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Aug 1887, Medina County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married EITHER 10 Feb 1837 OR 16 Feb 1837  Lee, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 10
    Children 
     1. Samuel Sears,   b. 22 Feb 1838, Lenox, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1902  (Age 63 years)
     2. Betsey T. Sears,   b. 10 Feb 1840, Lenox, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1841, Lenox, Berkshire County, Massachusetts, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     3. Adah Elizabeth Sears,   b. 02 Nov 1844, Lenox, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location
     4. Julia Frances Sears,   b. 04 Jan 1846, Lenox, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 02 May 1882, Litchfield, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. John Gilbert Sears,   b. either 21 Oct 1848 or 23 Oct 1848, Litchfield, Medina County, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Edwin M. Sears,   b. EITHER 27 Sep 1850 OR 27 Sep 1851, Litchfield, Ohio Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified 21 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F1503  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), p. 467, 639.

    2. [S33] Thomas Lord, Compiler: Lord, Kenneth, (The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1946), 35.

    3. [S182] Descendants of Thomas and Anthony Thacher, Allen, D. W., (Independent Printing House, Vineland NJ, 1872), 68.

    4. [S52] Rev. Peter Bulkeley, Compiler: Jacobus, Donald Lines, (D. L. Jacobus, New Haven CT, 1933), 768.

    5. [S288] Find A Grave, (Web).
      MEMORIAL ID 62622213

    6. [S192] Thacher-Thatcher Genealogy Yarmouth Branch, Totten, John R., (New York Genealogical and Biographical Society, New York, 1910), pp. 362, 467.

    7. [S2] Thatcher Mayflower Application.

    8. [S33] Thomas Lord, Compiler: Lord, Kenneth, (The Tuttle, Morehouse & Taylor Co., New Haven, CT, 1946), 34.

    9. [S52] Rev. Peter Bulkeley, Compiler: Jacobus, Donald Lines, (D. L. Jacobus, New Haven CT, 1933), 767.

    10. [S182] Descendants of Thomas and Anthony Thacher, Allen, D. W., (Independent Printing House, Vineland NJ, 1872), 90.