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Martha Thomas Robinson

Female 1852 - 1929


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  • Born  13 Nov 1852  Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Female 
    Died  6 Mar 1929 
    Buried  Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA, -Hopewell Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I160  Clarkson
    Last Modified  23 Feb 2017 

    Father  Preston McGready Robinson,   b. 11 Jul 1820, Belleview, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Jul 1903, Belleview Valley, Iron Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Sarah Nugent Edmonston,   b. 12 Jan 1831, Macomb, McDonough Co, Illinois, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Nov 1909, Irondale, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  2 Nov 1847  Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F70  Group Sheet

    Family  Newton Jasper Thompson,   b. 9 Jan 1846,   d. 26 Nov 1921 
    Married  3 Sep 1872 
    Children 
     1. Robert Preston Thompson,   b. 18 May 1873, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Apr 1909
     2. William Thompson,   b. 25 Sep 1874, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Feb 1876
     3. Edwin Thompson,   b. Jun 1876, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1965, Yuma, Yuma Co, Arizona, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
    >4. Richard Albert Thompson,   b. 21 Jun 1876, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1955
     5. Joseph G Thompson,   b. Jul 1881, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 May 1915, Saint Louis, Saint Louis (city), Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     6. Arthur Ivan "Pat" Thompson,   b. 10 Jun 1882, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Nov 1961, Breton, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     7. Sarah Julia Thompson,   b. 10 May 1890, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Jan 1960
     8. Grover Cleveland Thompson,   b. Jul 1892, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1960, Alameda Co, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location
     9. Henry Thompson,   b. Jan 1894, Hopewell, Washington Co, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Family ID  F80  Group Sheet

  • Notes 
    • Notes for Martha Thomas Robinson; compiled by Pamela Hutchison Garrett, 2013; for Family Stories at pamgarrett.com.

      Martha Thomas Robinson, daughter of Sarah Nugent Edmonston and Preston McGrady Robinson, was born 13 Nov 1852. She married Newton Jasper Thompson, born 9 Jan 1846, on 3 Sept 1872. Jasper died in Nov 1921, and Martha died 6 March 1929. Both are buried at Hopewell Cemetery, Irondale, MO. Possibly they lived at the old Robinson homestead until they died or at least lived in Irondale. Family historian, Charles N Edmonston was told that younger sister Julia and her husband lived in the homestead in their later years.
      Children of Martha Thomas Robinson and Newton Jasper Thompson:
      Robert Thompson
      Ezra Thompson
      Edwin Thompson
      Albert Thompson
      Cleveland Thompson
      Joe Thompson
      [source] Comments by Blanche Aubin Clarkson Hutchison, drawn from "My Own Edmonstons and a Few Others", by Charles Ninian Edmonston, 1971.

      1860 Census of Washington county Missouri; pg 331
      PM Roberson; 39 (1821) Missouri; $2000 $1000; farmer
      Sarah A Roberson; 28 (1832) Illinois
      Elizabeth J Roberson; 12 (1848)
      Mary A Roberson; 10 (1850)
      *Martha T Roberson; 8 (1852)
      Julia Roberson; 6 (1854)
      Samuel Roberson; 22 (1838) Virginia; $400; mechanic

      1900 Census of Washington county Missouri; Concord ts; pg 163
      Jasper Thompson; married 28 years; farmer
      Martha Thompson; 48, Nov 1851; 9 of 10 children living
      Jos Thompson; 19, Jul 1881
      Edwin Thompson; 23, Jun 1876
      Arthur Thompson; 17, Jun 1882
      Julia Thompson; 10, May 1890
      Cleveland Thompson; 8, Jul 1892
      Henry Thompson; 6, Jan 1894

      1910 Census of Washington county Missouri; Concord ts; pg 201
      Newton J Thompson; 64 (1846) Missouri; married 38 years; farmer
      Martha T Thompson; 57 (1853); 7 of 10 living
      Arthur Thompson; 24; minister; single
      Henry Thompson; 16
      Laura E Thompson; 26 (1884); daughter in law; married; 1 of 1 child living
      Elizabeth Thompson; 2 (1908); grandaughter
      next door-
      William P Caroline; 25 (1885); married 9 months; farmer
      Julia Caroline; 19 (1891)
      note - Laura E Thompson is wife of Robert Preston Thompson

      1920 Census of Washington county Missouri; Concord ts; pg 204; Liondell and Potosi Road
      Newton Thompson; 74
      Martha Thompson; 67
      Arthur Thompson; 35; single; farm labor
      Maude Thompson; 34; daughter in law
      Mamie Thompson; 17; grandaughter
      Edmond Thompson; 15; grandson
      Vernes Thompson; 13; grandson
      note - Maude Thompson is wife of Richard Albert Thompson

      Hopewell Cemetery; Washington county Missouri
      Newton Jasper Thompson; 9 Jan 1846; 26 Nov 1921; son of James and Nancy Thompson, husband of Martha T Robinson.
      Martha T (Robinson) Thompson; 13 Nov 1852; 6 Mar 1929; dau of Preston McGready and Sarah Nugent (Edmundson) Robinson, wife of Newton Jasper Thompson; married 3 Sep 1872 in Washington co, Mo.
      Robert Preston Thompson; 18 May 1873; 8 Apr 1909; son of Newton Jasper and Martha T (Robinson) Thompson, husband of Lora Ellen Morehouse, married 23 Dec 1900.
      William Thompson; 25 Sep 1874; 11 Feb 1876; son of Newton Jasper and Martha T (Robinson) Thompson.
      Richard Albert Thompson; 21 Jun 1876; 1955; son of Newton Jasper and Martha T (Robinson) Thompson.
      Maude A (Martindale) Thompson; 12 Nov 1881; 21 Dec 1958; dau of Ambrose B and Sara B (Forshee) Martindale, wife of Richard Albert Thompson, married 29 Apr 1900 in Washington co, Mo.
      Rev Arthur Ivan "Pat" Thompson; 10 Jun 1882; 24 Nov 1961; son of Newton Jasper and Martha T (Robinson) Thompson, husband of Ella (Lowe); married 1930

      To learn more about Martha Thomas Robinson read the June 2013 blog posting, Those Robinson Girls: Martha Robinson Thompson, at the Family Stories Blog.