Martha Kentucky Brown


Personal and Family Information

Martha was born on 29 Jun 1850 in Gonzales County, Texas, the daughter of Caleb S. Brown and Martha Ann Dardin.

She died on 11 May 1887 in Gonzales County, Texas.

Her husband was Thomas Jefferson Ponton, who she married on 12 FEB 1872 in Gonzales County, Texas. Their only known child was Roxanna (1880-1947).

Pedigree Chart (3 generations)


Martha Kentucky Brown


Caleb S. Brown


Martha Ann Dardin



Birth29 JUN 1850
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Death11 MAY 1887
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Census5 NOV 1850
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Age: 0
Address: Peach Creek, dwelling 53, family 53 C.S. Brown age 45 mw, physician , $38,000 , born Kentucky Martha A “ age 40 born Miss Martha A Walker age 5/12 female born Tex Amanda A Walker age 15 female born Tex Cayloma A Walker age 12 female born Tex Augustina Walker age 9 female born Tex J. Wright age 22 male born Tex J.D. Brown age 15 male born Kentucky
Census17 JUL 1860
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Age: 10
Address: Gonzales town, dwelling 830, family 777 M.A. Brown, age 50, female, farmer $12,000 $45,000 born Miss Amanda Walker age 23 female born Miss AG Evans age 28 male, merchant, $1000, born Arkansas Cayloma age 20, female born Texas Aug Walker age 18, male student, born Texas Martha Brown, age 10, female, born Texas
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Address: Gonzales, dwelling 125 Martha Brown 60 Misss Augustin Walker 26 Tex Mattie K Brown 18 Tex Sally Brown 16 , cook Miss Archibald Barman, mb, laborer Miss
BurialMAY 1887
Place: Gonzales County, Texas
Age: 35
Address: Gonzales Masonic Cemetery. Gonzales Martha Kentucky Brown Ponton findagrave 59850726 links to mother, husband, and 5 children