Martha Hart Stafford

March 5, 1806–November 8, 1886

Born at Charlestown, Montgomery County, New York; daughter of Jemima King and Thomas Hart. Possibly died at Benton, Atchison County, Missouri; buried at Rock Port, Atchison County. 1 (See Document 1.2, first mentioned here)


  1. [1] “Martha Stafford,” Patriarchal Blessing Index, 1833–1971 (closed to research), CHL. Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 101, Martha Stafford. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Dec. 2013), Martha Hart KNZZ-QNQ . 1880 U.S. census, Benton, Atchison Co., Missouri, ED 16, p. 16, Martha Stafford, NARA. Hunter Cemetery, Rock Port, Atchison Co., MO, USA, Hunter Cemetery—Old Section (, accessed Feb. 2014), Martha Stafford, Nov. 8, 1886. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Dec. 2013), memorial no. 58637320, Martha Hart Stafford; Hunter Cemetery, Rock Port, MO.