Martin Samuel Weaver

Martin Samuel Weaver

Male 1841 - 1927  (85 years)
Person ID: I70  Sharon Vitter's Ancestors & Descendants


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  • Name Martin Samuel Weaver  [1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7
    • "Martin S. Weaver, farmer, Section 13, Township 16, Range 23, P. O. Hillsdale, was born in Holmes County, Ohio, April 13, 1841.

      Was brought up a farmer, and moved to Kansas in 1871, and located on his present farm of 160 acres, in Marysville.

      He was married, in Ohio, March 12, 1874, to Miss Isabel, daughter of Abner Maxwell. Mrs. Weaver was born in Ohio.

      They have four children- Atla W., Abner M, Clavin D., and Ora F."

      William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas, published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL., Miami County, part 17.
    Notes 
    • FROM ANCESTORS AND DESCENDANTS OF FIRST SETTLERS TO KANSAS, BY GLADYS BARKIS WALTERS AND GEORGIA WEAVER KOELSCH, 1981–1982:
      Jacob Weaver, Great-grandfather of Martin S. Weaver, the first settler of the Weaver family to come to Kansas, was born in 1758 in Switzerland, Continent of Europe. In 1772, Jacob immigrated to the continent of North America and landed in the United States of America, State of Pennsylvania, County of Somerset.

      Sarah Isabell (Bell) (Maxwell) Weaver came on April 1, 1874 after their marriage in Ohio.

      Both Martin and Sarah (Bell) were buried in the North Addition, Hillsdale Cemetery, Marysville Township, Miami Co., Hillsdale, Kansas.

      All their children were born in Marysville Township, Miami Co., Wagstaff, Kansas SE 13-16-23.
    Born 13 Apr 1841  Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6
    Gender Male 
    Died 2 Jan 1927  Wagstaff, Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Buried Hillsdale Cemetery, North, Hillsdale, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Siblings
     1. Lucinda S. Weaver (ID:I273),   b. 28 Jan 1843, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Apr 1928, Harper, Keokuk, Iowa, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     2. Daniel S. Weaver (ID:I274),   b. 25 Dec 1844, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Jun 1922, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 77 years)
     3. Lovina S. Weaver (ID:I275),   b. 24 Jan 1848, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Apr 1935, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     4. Jonas S. Weaver (ID:I276),   b. 31 Mar 1850, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Aug 1877, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     5. Christina S. Weaver (ID:I277),   b. 15 Sep 1852, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1906, Hillsdale, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years)
     6. Cornelius S. Weaver (ID:I278),   b. 29 May 1855, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Oct 1935, McPherson, McPherson, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years)
     7. Catherine S. Weaver (ID:I279),   b. 6 Apr 1858, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1880, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)
     ½8. Elizabeth Weaver (ID:I423),   b. 3 Jul 1861, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Aug 1930, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     ½9. Samuel S. Weaver (ID:I422),   b. 27 May 1863, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Oct 1945, Becks Mills, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     ½10. Benjamin S. Weaver (ID:I424),   b. 2 Jul 1865, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Nov 1947, Nappanee, Elkhart, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years)
     ½11. John S. Weaver (ID:I283),   b. 8 Aug 1867, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1931, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
     ½12. Ellen S. Weaver (ID:I24245),   b. 1 Oct 1869, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1870, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
    DNA Tests  1 DNA test is associated with Martin Samuel Weaver 

    Parents

    Family ID: F58 Group Sheet  |  Family Chart  
    Father Samuel P. Weaver (ID:I72),   b. 17 Aug 1815, Somerset, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Apr 1882, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 66 years) 
    Mother Catherine Kauffman (ID:I73),   b. 13 Nov 1820, Somerset, Pennsylvania, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Mar 1860, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married 10 Oct 1840  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Reference Number 1606 

    Family

    Family ID: F45  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Wife Sarah Isabell Maxwell (ID:I71),   b. 16 Mar 1849, Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Feb 1920, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 70 years) 
    Married 12 Mar 1874  Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 5
    • officiated by Rev. A.S. Millholland
    Reference Number 1749 
    Children 
      1. Atla Wellington Weaver (ID:I76),   b. 22 Feb 1875, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Feb 1932, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years)
      2. Ida May Weaver (ID:I77),   b. 18 Aug 1876, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 6 Feb 1877, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
      3. Abner Maxwell Weaver (ID:I78),   b. 29 Dec 1877, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Dec 1948, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 71 years)
      4. Calvin Daniel Weaver (ID:I79),   b. 14 Oct 1879, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Oct 1969, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 89 years)
      5. Ora Franklin Weaver (ID:I56),   b. 17 Jul 1881, Wagstaff, Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Nov 1929, Wagstaff, Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
      6. Scott Cleveland Weaver (ID:I80),   b. 10 Jul 1883, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 May 1908, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 24 years)
      7. Ada Grace Weaver (ID:I81),   b. 15 Apr 1885, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Aug 1948, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
      8. Minnie Matilda Weaver (ID:I82),   b. 11 Oct 1888, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Feb 1967, Paola, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)

    Other Personal Events

    Arrival 13 Jan 1871  Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    moved from Holmes County, Ohio (first Weaver ancestor to arrive in Kansas) 
    Reference Number 70 
    Residence 1850  Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [8
    Residence 1860  Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [9
    Residence Post Office: Berlin; their mother Catherine had just died four months earlier 
    Residence Between 1871 and 1927  26150 Block Road, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [7
    Residence 1880  Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Marital Status: Married; Relation to Head: Self 
    Residence 1900  Templeton, Atchison, Missouri, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
  • Event Map

    Link to Google MapsBorn - 13 Apr 1841 - Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1850 - Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1860 - Berlin, Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Between 1871 and 1927 - 26150 Block Road, Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsArrival - 13 Jan 1871 - Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 12 Mar 1874 - Holmes, Ohio, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1880 - Marysville, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1900 - Templeton, Atchison, Missouri, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 2 Jan 1927 - Wagstaff, Ten Mile, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Hillsdale Cemetery, North, Hillsdale, Miami, Kansas, USA Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 
  • Photos
    Martin Weaver Family.  Front row: Martin Samuel Weaver, Ora Franklin Weaver, Scott Cleveland Weaver, Sarah Isabell (née Maxwell) Weaver.  Back row: Abney Maxwell Weaver, Minnie Matilda Weaver, Atla Wellington Weaver, Ada Grace Weaver, and Calvin Daniel Weaver.
    Weaver Homestead (26150 Block Rd).  Ora Weaver is behind the steering wheel, Martin Samuel Weaver is behind Ora, and Sarah Maxwell Weaver is in black with the apron.  Other family members not identified including the girl looking out the second floor window.  They likely include Ora's sister Minnie (née Weaver) Barkis and her husband Frank Barkis and their children.  They lived at the Weaver Homestead, and Ora's son Robert ultimately moved there circa1963.  Some of the others may include another sibling of Ora and Minnie and children.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    At least one living or private individual is linked to this item - Details withheld.
    Headstones
    Weaver Martin Samuel Headstone
    Weaver Martin Samuel Headstone
    Histories
    Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader
    Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader
    Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's paternal great grandfather Martin Weaver, from a family of 18 children, forged the way from Holmes County, Ohio to Miami County, Kansas and established today's Weaver Homestead in suburban Kansas City.
    Genealogy Charts
    Descendants of Jacob Weaver Sr. (1748–1820), immigrant to America, and Magdalena Oberholtzer (1748–1791)
    Descendants of Jacob Weaver Sr. (1748–1820), immigrant to America, and Magdalena Oberholtzer (1748–1791)
    Jacob Weaver Sr. was a native of Zurich, Switzerland and immigrated to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam, Netherlands in 1767. He is the 4th great grandfather of Sharon Weaver Vitter, co-host of this website.
    Descendants of Jakobi Kauffman (born 1455) and Augusta Sophia (born 1455)
    Descendants of Jakobi Kauffman (born 1455) and Augusta Sophia (born 1455)
    Jakobi Kauffman is a 14th great grandfather of Sharon Weaver Vitter, co-host of this website vitter.org. The Kauffman clan includes the influential Mennonite teacher Täufer Isaac Kauffman (1653–1741) and his son Isaac Jr. (1685–late 1700s). Isaac Jr. immigrated with his family to Pennsylvania via Rotterdam on the ship Virtuous Grace in 1737.

  • Source Citations

    1. [S543] Weaver: Ancestors and Descendants of First Settler to Kansas, Gladys Barkis Gallagher Walters and Georgia Weaver Koelsch, with updates by Sharon Weaver Vitter, Martin Samuel Weaver and his ancestors.
      https://vitter.org/Genealogy/Documents/WeaverCompilation.pdf

    2. [S1011] 1880 United States Federal Census, Year: 1880; Census Place: Marysville, Miami, Kansas; Roll: 388; Page: 336A; Enumeration District: 135.
      1880 United States Federal Census
      1880 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1880; Census Place: Marysville, Miami, Kansas; Roll: 388; Page: 336A; Enumeration District: 135


    3. [S1016] Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2019;), The Miami Republican; Publication Date: 6 Feb 1920; Publication Place: Paola, Kansas, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/384211998/?article=88dbabaf-d0b5-4c3d-b323-1fcddd9d2140&focus=0.056136798,0.2775765,0.21188308,0.5353604.

    4. [S468] U.S., Social Security Applications and Claims Index, 1936-2007, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2015;).

    5. [S1016] Newspapers.com Obituary Index, 1800s-current, Ancestry.com, (Name: Ancestry.com Operations Inc; Location: Lehi, UT, USA; Date: 2019;), The Western Spirit; Publication Date: 6 Feb 1920; Publication Place: Paola, Kansas, United States of America; URL: https://www.newspapers.com/image/384268436/?article=f1e0f1f5-cc9b-4fde-b8f8-751d7d7fd1ae&focus=0.5831983,0.66868097,0.7126145,0.84791434&xi.

    6. [S1251] Find A Grave, Martin S. Weaver.
      "Martin S. Weaver, farmer, Section 13, Township 16, Range 23, P. O. Hillsdale, was born in Holmes County, Ohio, April 13, 1841. Was brought up a farmer, and moved to Kansas in 1871, and located on his present farm of 160 acres, in Marysville. He was married, in Ohio, March 12, 1874, to Miss Isabel, daughter of Abner Maxwell. Mrs. Weaver was born in Ohio. They have four children- Atla W., Abner M, Clavin D., and Ora F."
      William G. Cutler's History of the State of Kansas, published in 1883 by A. T. Andreas, Chicago, IL., Miami County, part 17.
      https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/17116755/martin-s_-weaver
      Weaver Martin Samuel Headstone
      Weaver Martin Samuel Headstone
      Weaver Homestead (26150 Block Rd).  Ora Weaver is behind the steering wheel, Martin Samuel Weaver is behind Ora, and Sarah Maxwell Weaver is in black with the apron.  Other family members not identified including the girl looking out the second floor window.  They likely include Ora's sister Minnie (née Weaver) Barkis and her husband Frank Barkis and their children.  They lived at the Weaver Homestead, and Ora's son Robert ultimately moved there circa1963.  Some of the others may include another sibling of Ora and Minnie and children.
      Weaver Homestead (26150 Block Rd). Ora Weaver is behind the steering wheel, Martin Samuel Weaver is behind Ora, and Sarah Maxwell Weaver is in black with the apron. Other family members not identified including the girl looking out the second floor window. They likely include Ora's sister Minnie (née Weaver) Barkis and her husband Frank Barkis and their children. They lived at the Weaver Homestead, and Ora's son Robert ultimately moved there circa1963. Some of the others may include another sibling of Ora and Minnie and children.
      Weaver Homestead (26150 Block Rd). Ora Weaver is behind the steering wheel, Martin Samuel Weaver is behind Ora, and Sarah Maxwell Weaver is in black with the apron.
      Other family members not identified including the girl looking out the second floor window. They likely include Ora's sister Minnie (née Weaver) Barkis and her husband Frank Barkis and their children. They lived at the Weaver Homestead, and Ora's son Robert ultimately moved there circa1963. Some of the others may include another sibling of Ora and Minnie and children.


    7. [S307] Family Database of Vitter-Weaver Family, Jeffrey & Sharon Vitter, (Name: Self; Location: New Orleans, Louisiana, USA; Date: Since 1996;), Martin Samuel Weaver: Kansas Homesteader.
      Sharon (née Weaver) Vitter's paternal great grandfather Martin Weaver, from a family of 18 children, forged the way from Holmes County, Ohio to Miami County, Kansas and established today's Weaver Homestead in suburban Kansas City.
      https://vitter.org/familytree/histories/MartinSamuelWeaver.php

    8. [S1009] 1850 United States Federal Census, Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: 696; Page: 199B.
      1850 United States Federal Census
      1850 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1850; Census Place: Walnut Creek, Holmes, Ohio; Roll: 696; Page: 199B


    9. [S997] 1860 United States Federal Census, Year: 1860; Census Place: Berlin, Holmes, Ohio; Page: 461; Family History Library Film: 803989.
      1860 United States Federal Census
      1860 United States Federal Census
      Year: 1860; Census Place: Berlin, Holmes, Ohio; Page: 461; Family History Library Film: 803989