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Victoria Martin Black
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Birth: Jan. 8, 1881
Ford River
Delta County
Michigan, USA
Death: Nov. 12, 1966
North Hollywood
Los Angeles County
California, USA

Victoria was tenth child born to Joseph Martin (1844-1927) and Philomene (nee Isabelle, 1845-1925) on 01/08/1881 in South Ford River Township, Delta Co., MI. She married Charles Hellyard Black aka "Charles R. Black" (1880-1939) on 04/26/1905 in Escanaba, Delta Co., MI. They had 2 sons, Donald Hugh (1906-1961) and Robert James (1908-1989) before moving, first, to Clinton, Iowa around 1910-11, Evansville, Indiana by 1913 then to Regina and Moosejaw, Sask. Province, Canada by 1919. Finally, by 1922 they relocated to Oregon where Charles worked as a piano salesman and tuner until his death in 1939. Victoria moved in with son, Robert, by the time he settled permanently in Studio City, CA. While in California, she did housekeeping for hire. She died of heart disease at Toluca Lake Convalescent Hospital in North Hollywood, CA in 1966. Her body was cremated at Grandview Crematory in Glendale, CA and ashes were interred under its West Mausoleum at the Chapel at Grandview Crematory. (not available for public viewing as it is in a "community" interrment.)

(bio details courtesy of contributor #46820108)


Note: California Death Index shows birth date as 12/8/1889 and mother's maiden name as Lamaye.

Family links: 
  Joseph Martin (1844 - 1927)
  Philomene Isabelle Martin (1845 - 1925)
  Charles Hillyard Black (1880 - 1939)
  Toussaint J Martin (1864 - 1921)*
  Philomena Martin Dontigney (1866 - 1919)*
  Mary Evelin Martin Chaille/Shy (1869 - 1947)*
  Adrienne Marie Martin Beauchamp (1871 - 1890)*
  Agnes Martin Frechette (1873 - 1955)*
  Joseph J Martin (1874 - 1945)*
  Maria Matilda Martin (1876 - 1877)*
  John B Martin (1880 - 1890)*
  Victoria Martin Black (1881 - 1966)
  Rose Violet Martin Beauchamp (1883 - 1926)*
  Henry J Martin (1885 - 1928)*
  Edward Martin (1889 - 1889)*
*Calculated relationship
Grand View Memorial Park
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: West Mausoleum, Lower Chapel, Section 12, Crypt A
Maintained by: Eileen (Martin) Kocherha...
Originally Created by: Grand View Volunteers
Record added: Feb 02, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 47482176
Victoria <i>Martin</i> Black
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