From the New England Journal of Medicine Obituary of a Canadian practitioner, Volume 26
Dr Martin, of Toronto died after a brief illness at the residence of his son in Seattle, W.T.,March 7th aged 69. Dr Martin received his medical education at Rolphs school of Medicine, Toronto. After graduating he went to the United States and served as a surgeon in General Sheridan's Calvary during the Civil war. After returning to Canada he commenced practice in Oshawa, and shortly afterwards removed to Lindsay from which town he came to Toronto and engaged in general practice about twenty five years ago. He soon acquired in the later city, a large practice and was very popular with his patients. A widow and seven children survive.Three of his sons are practicing medicine in Seattle and one of his daughters is the wife of Dr Norman Allen of Toronto.
Caleb Ellsworth Martin & Sarah Anne MacCready entered into marriage on 16 April 1867 and were the parents of:
* Sandford James Martin, MD who married Annie Louisa Alexander * Annie Belvie Martin who married John Allen * Louisa Alice Victoria Martin who married Norman Allen, MD * Caleb Ellsworth Martin, MD who married Miriam Gertrude Carter * Ethel Martin * Harold Philip Martin,MD who married Jennie May Montford * Nora Evelyn Martin who married Charles Meir Hirschfelder
Caleb Ellsworth is the son of Sanford Martin (1798) & Fatama Ellsworth(1810). He is a brother to:
* Maitland E.Martin(1828) who married Harriet K. French * Hiram B.Martin(1830) who married Elizabeth Isabella * Philip Sanford Martin(1837) who married Mary Louisa Carson * Minerva Ann Martin(1838) who married Rev. Gilbert Tweedie, MD * Sarepta T.Martin(1840) * Warner Coleman Martin(1842) who married Amelia * Albert F.Martin(1844) who married Letta * Eliza F.Martin(1848) * George Frederick Martin(1851) who married Electa Eliza Conant