Martin Burton MULLINS William Yearby CORBIN Carr Balous MULLINS Emma Jane MULLINS David MULLINS Nannie HORNBUCKLE Betty MULLINS Joseph Carter MULLINS Zenith Elvira MULLINS Jonnie M MULLINS George Berry MULLINS Thalia Ann FORRESTER Mini tree diagram
Alford Martin MULLINS

Alford Martin MULLINS1,2,3

also known as Matt A Mullins

7th Mar 18724 - 3rd Jan 19414

Life History

7th Mar 1869

Born.4

(less likely)

7th Mar 1872

Born in Dawson County, Georgia.1,2,3

(most likely)

about 1903

Birth of son David MULLINS in Indian Territory.5

3rd Jan 1941

Died in Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma.4

after 3rd Jan 1941

Buried in Wanette Cemetery, Asher, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma.4

Other facts

 

Married Nannie HORNBUCKLE

Notes

  • His name appears in various records and sources as Alfred or Alford.It appears that Alford was the original spelling.

    1880 Federal Census, Cherokee County, Georgia, 17 June, SalacoaDistrict (906th Civil Dist), District 22, page 24, Hse #208, Family#220
    Mullins, Martin  W M 35  Farmer  GA SC SC
    Mullins, Thaly A  W F 35 Wife  Kpng Hse GA SC NC
    Mullins, Alfred M  W M 7 GA GA GA

    In the 1930 census, an entry that matches Alford Martin appears underthe name of Matt A.  No child of this family is found named Matt inseparate family sources.  It appears that this Matt A is the child ofMartin Burton Mullins known as Alford Martin.  Perhaps the enumeratortook the nickname Mart as Matt.

    1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma, 7 April, Asher,District 1, page 5B, Hse #123, Fam #129
    Mullins, Matt A Head Rents, value $10 M W 57 Married at age 22 GA GAGA Farmer
    Mullins, Nannie Wife F W 57 Married at age 22 OK MO MO
    --  page 6A --
    Mullins, Dave Son M W 27 Single OK GA OK Garage Mechanic
    Mullins, George B Brother M W 44 Widow TX GA GA Farmer
    Mullins, Van Nephew M W 17 Single OK TX OK

    Alford Martin's gravestone actually has his name as simply MattMullins.  So maybe this wa s nickname he developed along the way.  Heand Nannie are buried in the Wannette cemetery along with severalother Mullinses, including Matt's mother Thalia Forrester Mullins.Incidentally, Thalia's full name on her grave is Thalia Anne Mullins.Her middle name is spelled Ann in other sources.

    Gravestone of Alford Martin (Matt) Mullins
    Matt Mullins
    Mar 7, 1869
    Jan 3, 1941
    Family Photo from Elaine Saylor
    Buried at Wanette Cemetery, Pottawatomie, OK, along with other familymembers
    --  Elaine Saylor,http://trees.ancestry.com/tree/10672931/person/395622502/media/1?pgnum=1&pg=0&pgpl=pid%7cpgNum

    This cemetery is near Asher, Oklahoma, in Pottawatomie County.  Thecemetery registry on Oklahoma Genealogy Web (OKGenWeb) lists it asthough there is a town of Wannette.
    --  Wanette Cemetery, Wannette, Pottawatomie, Oklahoma,http://www.okcemeteries.net/pott/wanette/wanettea.htm

    Google Maps shows Asher as the address;
    Wanette Cemetery
    Asher, OK 74826
    http://maps.google.com/maps/place?gfns=1&client=ie9-lb&um=1&ie=UTF-8&q=Wanette+Cemetery,+Pottawatomie+Oklahoma&fb=1&gl=us&hq=Wanette+Cemetery,+Pottawatomie+Oklahoma&hnear=Wanette+Cemetery,+Pottawatomie+Oklahoma&cid=2669288549636800113

    Some sources, pubilc and private, spell the town and cemeteryWannetta.  Some have Wannette Cemetery at Wanetta, Oklahoma.

Sources

  • 1. 1880 Federal Census, Cherokee County, Georgia
    • 17 June, Salacoa District (906th Civil Dist), District 22, page 24;
  • 2. Ancestry Trees
    • http://awtc.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=*v26t1588&id=I0793
  • 3. 1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma
    • 7 April, Asher, District 1, page 5B, Hse #123, Fam #129
  • 4. Gravestone of Alford Martin (Matt) Mullins, Wanette Cemetery, Asher,Pottawatomie, Oklahoma
  • 5. 1930 Federal Census, Pottawatomie County, Oklahoma
    • 7 April, Asher, District 1, page 6A, Hse #123, Fam #129

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