Zimmerman, Martin M. 1 2 3 4

Birth Name Zimmerman, Martin M.
Gender male
Age at Death 66 years, 5 months, 7 days


Zimmerman - Martin M., son of the late Christian and Mary Martin Zimmerman, was born in Lancaster Co., Pa., Nov. 30, 1866; died at the home of his daughter May 7, 1933; aged 66 y. 5 m. 7 d. He was a member of the Mennonite Church for the past 49 years. His wife preceded him in death 11 years ago, a twin son and daughter also preceded him in death. He had been stricken with paralysis 8 months before his death of which he never fully recovered. The last day he lived his children were all home to see him except 1 son who lives in Beirut, Syria. Those left to mourn his departure are 3 sons and 3 daughters (Mary, wife of Aaron Weaver, Lititz, Pa., with whom he resided for the past 10 years; Amos, Ephrata, Pa.; Lena, wife of David Musser, Ephrata, Pa.; Anna, wife of Grube Ressler, Bareville; David, Beirut, Syria; John, Reinhold; also an adopted daughter, Mabel J. Martin, Sterling, Ill.). Besides his children the following brothers and sisters survive: Mrs. Emma Martin of Blue Ball, Barbara of Lancaster, Jacob of California, Mrs. Mary Wanner of Old People's Home, Oreville, Mrs. John Delp of Neffsville and Christian of Witmer; 23 grandchildren also survive. The funeral was held May 11, 1933 from the home of his daughter. Services were conducted at the house by Bro. Joseph Hostetler, further services at the Groffdale Church by Bros. John Sauder and Benjamin Wenger. Texts, Matt. 25:13; Jas. 4:14. Interment in the adjoining cemetery.
"How we long to cross that river, long to rest upon that shore,
There to see, and know, and love them, with the Savior, evermore."



Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Zimmerman, Christian F. IV18 August 183420 April 1900
Mother Martin, Mary W.9 July 184025 September 1908
    Sister     Zimmerman, Elizabeth 25 December 1861 18 June 1911
    Sister     Zimmerman, Fianna 22 March 1863 12 November 1863
    Sister     Zimmerman, Emma 10 September 1864 26 January 1942
         Zimmerman, Martin M. 30 November 1866 7 May 1933
    Sister     Zimmerman, Barbara 19 March 1869 14 October 1951
    Brother     Zimmerman, Jacob (Carpenter) 24 February 1871 4 August 1946
    Sister     Zimmerman, Mary 8 September 1873 4 February 1952
    Sister     Zimmerman, Martha 29 October 1875 4 May 1941
    Sister     Zimmerman, Amanda 8 June 1878 7 April 1911
    Brother     Zimmerman, Christian F. 27 July 1883 21 July 1964


Family of Zimmerman, Martin M. and Martin, Magdalena N.

Married Wife Martin, Magdalena N. ( * 23 April 1865 + 13 February 1922 )
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 1 December 1887      
Name Birth Date Death Date
Zimmerman, Mary Martin11 October 188811 January 1954
Zimmerman, Amos Martin22 February 189014 December 1958
Zimmerman, Magdalena Martin10 July 189112 June 1959
Zimmerman, Anna Martin9 December 18946 August 1948
Zimmerman, David Martin27 June 189610 November 1985
Zimmerman, Hettie Martin13 February 190118 March 1901
Zimmerman, Martin Martin Jr.13 February 190119 March 1901
Zimmerman, John Martin27 August 190824 May 1982
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