Alberta Martin


Age: 97


Summary: the last living widow of a Civil War veteran who married former Confederate soldier William Jasper Martin in 1927 when she was 21 and he was 81 (she was a widowed mother living in poverty at the time), who had a child with him and later married his grandson after he died in 1931, and who became a symbol to 21st century history buffs appeared at conventions and rallies of the Sons of Confederate Veterans.



Cause of Death: Heart attack


Born: December 4, 1906


Died: May 31, 2004


Location: Enterprise, Alabama