Martha Peery

Name: Martha Peery
Born: 18 July 1857 / Daviess County, Missouri
Died: 26 October 1876 / Dayton, Oregon
Parents: Hiram Wilson Peery (II) & Maria Louise Compton Peery
Arrived in Ore.: 1863

Martha Peery was born in Daviess County, Missouri, on the 18th of July, 1857. At the age of six she travelled with her parents and ten siblings in an oxen-pulled wagon across the country, settling first near Oregon City and eventually moving to Dayton.

Martha died at the age of 19. She is buried in an unmarked grave in the Odell Pioneer Cemetery, possibly near her brother, Thomas Jefferson Peery.

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Reference: 1860 & 1870 United States Federal Census | The Peery genealogy. Ancestry.com. North America, Family Histories, 1500-2000 [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2016. | Findagrave.com