Mooresville Public Library
Obituary Finder

Landers, Martha

Personal Information
Last Name Landers
First Name Martha
Middle Name
Maiden Name Turner
Death Date 7/5/1918
Birth Date
Obituary Source
Source Information The Landers Family of Central Indiana/One Hundred Men
Family Information
Spouse 1) Washington Conduitt; 2) Franklin Landers
Survived By Three daughters, Miss Julia Landers, Mrs. Timothy (Pearl) Harrison, and Mrs. James W. (Martha) Thompson; one son, Thomas Ewing Landers.
Other Father: Rev. William Turner of Bloomington. Married Washington Conduitt; he died three years later. In 1866, she married Franklin Landers, who was 20 years older than she was. "She and her father made a Presbyterian out of Franklin Landers, and he gave the Tabernacle Presbyterian Church here $5,000 when they built the church at 11th and Meridian Street. He made a Democrat out of her." Martha and Franklin had seven children together: William (who died in infancy), Franklin (died age 4), Dwight Conduitt (died 1918), Julia Ethel, Pearl, Thomas Ewing, and Martha Esther. Congressman Landers died Sept. 11, 1901.
Obituary File
Other File