Martha Leeper


Personal and Family Information

Martha was born on 7 DEC 1775 in Rowan County, North Carolina, the daughter of James Leeper and Mary Blair.

She died on 28 OCT 1851 in Marshall County, Tennessee.

Her husband was Francis Harper Woods, who she married on 1 SEP 1796 in Warren County, Kentucky. Their eight known children were Mary Blair (1797-1875), Samuel "West" (1799-1871), Elizabeth P. (1801-1837), James Leeper (1802-1882), Sarah Leeper (1806-1872), Francis Bedford (1809-1892), Allen Newton (1811-1837) and Martha E. (1814-1817).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Martha Leeper


James Leeper


Mary Blair



Birth7 DEC 1775
Place: Rowan County, North Carolina
Death28 OCT 1851
Place: Marshall County, Tennessee
Address: Find A Grave Memorial# 118570197
Census21 NOV 1850
Place: Marshall County, Tennessee
Age: 74 to 75
Address: sub division 53, dwelling 125 family 125 Francis B Woods 41 m w farmer $2400 born Tenn, Margaret S 40 f w Tenn, Martha C 17 fw Tenn, Andrew M 15 mw Tenn, Sarah 13 fw Tenn, Francis 11 mw Tenn, Jane M 9 fw Tenn, John B 6 mw Tenn, James A 3 m w Tenn, Martha Woods 75 fw NC Dwellinf 127 family 127. James Wood 68 mw farmer NC, Francis H 25 m Tenn, Mary A 23 fw Tenn Insane, Thomas M 22 mw Tenn, James L 19 mw Tenn, Mary E 22 fw Tenn
Place: Marshall County, Tennessee
Address: Round Hill Cemetery, Belfast Tennessee Find A Grave Memorial# 69115856
Will20 JAN 1848
Place: Marshall County, Tennessee
Address: Marshall County, Tennessee
Will-Woods, Francis H, Marshall Cty, Tennessee


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Note 1

Martha Leeper Woods files testimony for sister Mary Leeper Coffey for Rev War Widow Pension. Filed Marshall County, Tennessee 25 April 1846