The above picture is of my Great Grandparents, William R. and Arimenda Martin.
According to the 1900 Census for Scott County 7th District, Tennessee.
William was born July 1874 in Tennessee. Arimenda was born March 1879 in North Carolina.
When this report was taken they had been married 6 years.
At this time they had two children, Martha born January of 1895,
and Ellen born June of 1898.
Ellen was my Grandmother.
Also living with them
at the time of the report was Lucresia Smith, Arimenda's mother.
The report states that Lucresia was born June of
1841 in North Carolina.
Other information in the report states that William and Arimenda could not read nor write.
Mrs. Smith and her three daughters were born in North Carolina.
Records show her to be a widow.
could read but could not write.
The 1910 report states that the couple had three more children.
Twin daughters, Danie and Vanie. They were 6 years old at the time the report was taken.
Sarah was 3.
They were listed as living in Newcomb, Tennessee Route 1