Welcome to this portion of our Family History website. There are over 20,000 individuals in our master genealogy database. This website focuses on Gretchen’s surname lines: MARTIN, including descendants of Richard Martin, the emigrant from Northern Ireland in 1740, who settled in Dutchess County, NY. His descendants were Loyalists in the Revolution and departed for Augusta County, Ontario after the war, and later removed to Ogle County, Illinois and Southern California in the late 1800s.
Allied families include NETTLETON, HURLBUT, BASS, PADDOCK and EARL. There are 2328 individuals in this file.
Living people have been marked “Private.”
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The photo shown above is of Gretchen sleuthing in Maynard Cemetery, Prescott, Ontario, Canada in 1989.