Notes for Martha (Patsy) Donley

A Wilson Family Tree

Notes for Martha (Patsy) Donley



From the Parks manuscript:

Of her [Euphemia Donley's] daughters I have said that Martha married B. H. Reeves, raised a large family, and died in 1835. Although her education was limited, she was a lady of vigorous mind and performed well her part in rearing her family and as a member of society. She was a devoted wife and an affectionate and careful mother, who guided well her numerous household. I say numerous, because she had under her care a number of servants as well as children.


Note that Benjamin Harrison Reeves and Martha Donley were first cousins.


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