Susan Marshall Massie, 1838 -1915

Source – Entry #664 in Paxton’s Marshall Family
(written circa. 1885)

664 Susan McClung Marshall, b. at “Belle Grove,” Fleming Co., Ky., January 5, 1839, = October 6, 1863,Nathaniel Massieb. August 8, 1837;  d. March  14, 1869. 

Cousin Sue is a handsome, intelligent and spirited  lady. She  lives  at  the old homestead in Washington, Ky., with her daughter.  By  her father’s will she has a large part of the  home tract of  land.  Mr. Massie was a son of the late Nathaniel Massie, a pioneer from Virginia, who was born December 28, 1763; Governor of Ohio in 1807. Nathaniel, Jr., was born in Chillicothe, Ohio; volunteered  as a private in the Union army; was discharged on account of protracted sickness, which finally resulted in death. His widow and daughter draw a pension.

Since Susan Marshall Massie lived so long after Paxton publish the Marshall Family, there is significant info missing.

Information below comes from

Susan McClung Marshall was born on January 11, 1838, in Fleming, Kentucky, to Elizabeth Colston, age 36, and Martin Pickett Marshall, age 39.

Susan McClung Marshall married Nathaniel Massie (b. 1837 – d. 1869) on October 6, 1863, when she was 25 years old. Her daughter Alice Meade was born on October 12, 1868 and died 1927.

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25 Dec 1915• Mason County, KY

Death Certificate