Russell Reed Martin


Russell Reed Martin was the son of John Thomas Martin & Mary Ann (Reed) Carpenter. He was born on October 16, 1904 in Fall River, Bristol, Massachusetts, USA. At the time of his birth, his parents resided at 395 Pariseau in Fall River. His father was a weaver. 

He married Lillian Flossie Forrester, daughter of Ellsworth David & Maude B. (Shaver) Forrester, on August 27, 1930 in Angola, Stuben County, Indiana.

As of the 1935 Rhode Island State Census, they lived on Sharpe Street in West Greenwich, Kent County. Russell listed his occupation as a farmer and indicated there were four (4) members of his household.

Russell died on May 4, 1993 in Coventry, Kent County, Rhode Island.