WILLIAM T. MARTIN
William T. MARTIN, the son of Merryweather and Elizabeth MARTIN, was born circa 1837 in Indiana. The family, which included
seven children, moved to Ringgold City, Iowa.
William and Clarissa SCHOOLER were married on July 10, 1860.
William and several other Ringgold County, Iowa men enlisted in Company I of the 23rd Missouri Infantry and fought for the
Union during the Civil War. Private MARTIN died during the Civil War. His name is listed on the memorial plaque loctated on the
first floor lobby of Ringgold County's courthouse.
American Civil War Soldiers database, ancestry.com
American Civil War Soldiers and Sailors database, National Parks Service
Submission by Sharon R. Becker, May of 2010
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