Martha Polk1

F, #12185, b. 10 May 1873, d. 9 August 1964
     Martha Polk was born on 10 May 1873 at Tennessee.2,1 She married Jared Leroy Peery, son of David Cowan Peery and Dorcas Louise Cotton, circa 1905 at Tennessee.1 As of 1 July 1947, Martha Peery and Jared Leroy Peery lived at Polk, Obion County, Tennessee.1 She became a widow upon the death of her husband, Jared Leroy Peery, on 23 July 1947 at Baird Brewer General Hospital, Dyersburg, Dyer County, Tennessee.1 She died on 9 August 1964 at Floyd County, Georgia, at age 91 years, 2 months and 30 days.3,2 She was buried at Troy Cemetery, Troy, Obion County, Tennessee.2

Family: Martha Polk and Jared Leroy Peery


  1. [S1147] Tennessee, Death Records 1908-1958, online, Name:     Jared Leroy Peery
    Gender:     Male
    Birth Date:     17 Nov 1863
    Birth Place:     Hickman, Tennessee
    Age:     83
    Death Date:     23 Jul 1947
    Death Place:     Dyersburg, Dyer, Tennessee
    Father's name:     David C Peery
    Father's Birth Place:     Hickman, Tennessee
    Mother's name:     Louisa Cotton
    Mother's Birth Place:     Hickman, Tennessee
    Certificate Number:     14596.
  2. [S806] Find A Grave, online, Memorial# 39031571 - Mattie Polk Peery.
  3. [S1282] Georgia, Death Index, 1919-1998, online, Name:     Martha P Peery
    Death Date:     9 Aug 1964
    County of Death:     Floyd
    Gender:     F (Female)
    Race:     White
    Age:     91 Years
    County of Residence:     Floyd
    Certificate:     023609.