Early Bronaugh Residents

The Martin Family

There were several early Martin families around Bronaugh. One of oldest was that of W. B. Martin who lived west of town in Harrison Township. He was an early county judge and was quite active in Confederate activities.

left is Judge W. B. Martin, 1843 - 1930. He is pictured here in his Confederate Greys.

 

right: James M. Martin, son of Judge W. B. Martin. His was one of the biggest weddings of that day. It was held on April 25, 1905. The wedding was held at the Moundville home of Mr. and Mrs. J. T. Welborn. The bride was their daughter Ida Belle

left: A close up of Judge Martin's United Confederate Veteran badge.

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