Elias Martin was born in 1760. He died in 1819 at the age of 59 in Marion County, SC.
Elias married Sarah (Surname Unknown) was born in 1766. Elias Martin and Sarah had the following children:
A. Moses “Cuff Mose” Martin was born in 1780. He served in the military in 1812. He died in 1871 at the age of 91. Moses married Mary Elizabeth Shelley, she was born in 1804. Moses Martin and Mary Elizabeth Shelley had the following children:
1. William Dwight Martin was born on August 27, 1818. He died in 1885 at the age of 67 in Horry County, SC. He was buried in Cedar Grove Baptist Church.
2. Elias Martin was born in 1823. He died in 1907 at the age of 84.
3. Joseph “Joe” Martin was born on July 17, 1827 in Marion, SC. He lived in Moved from Marion, SC to Horry County, SC after 1880. He died on September 2, 1895 at the age of 68 in Pleasant Union area in Bayboro, SC. Joe was also known as Joseph Martin. He was buried in Pleasant Union Baptist Church. He served in the military Served in Company C 3rd S.C. State Troops. Joe was a Farmer.
Joseph “Joe” Martin and Sarah Jane Rabon were married in 1857. Sarah Jane Rabon, daughter of George Samuel Rabon and Jenimah, was born in January, 1835 in Cool Spring Horry County, SC. She lived in Moved to Pleasant Union area of Horry County after 1880. She died in April, 1909 at the age of 74 in Aynor, SC. Sarah was buried in Antioch Baptist Church in Aynor, SC. Joseph Martin and Sarah Jane Rabon had the following children:
a. Rebekah Jane Martin was born on February 23, 1858 in Marion, SC. She died on October 30, 1934 at the age of 76 in Georgetown County, SC.
William Randolph Shelley was born on June 19, 1856 in Horry County, SC. He died on June 10, 1927 at the age of 70 in Georgetown County, SC. Rebekah Jane Martin and William Randolph Shelley had the following children:
i. Charles Gudson “Charlie” Shelley was born on December 28, 1883 in Horry County, SC. He died on March 24, 1937 at the age of 53.
ii. Jessie Prigeon Shelley was born on July 28, 1885 in Marion County, SC. He died on July 31, 1934 at the age of 49.
iii. Joseph Douglas Shelley was born on March 7, 1889. He died on December 22, 1936 at the age of 47.
iv. Moses Shelley was born on August 8, 1897. He died on December 15, 1956 at the age of 59.
v. William Randolph Shelley Jr. was born on October 6, 1899. He died on June 25, 1970 at the age of 70.
vi. Daisy Shelley was born on March 14, 1904. She died on February 18, 1994 at the age of 89.
b. Elizabeth “Bessie” Martin was born on May 22, 1861 in Marion, SC. She died on May 12, 1935 at the age of 73 in Aynor, SC.
c. Mary Emma Martin was born in November, 1862 in Marion, SC.