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Martin Fox Rainier

Male 1825 - 1916  (90 years)


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  • Name Martin Fox Rainier 
    Born 15 December 1825  Palmyra, Wayne County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 3 December 1916  Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 16 December 1916  Newaygo Cemetery Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Martin first married Sarah Wing, second Elizabeth (Grubaugh) (Lloyd) Black.

      1850 Federal Census. Williamson, Wayne County, New York
      Roll 612, page 132A
      Martin F. Rainnier, 24, farmer, $400 real estate, b. NY
      Sarah A. Rainnier, 25, b. NY
      Edmon Swan, 22, laborer, b. VT

      1860 Federal Census. Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan
      Roll 555, page 872
      Martin F. Rainier, 33, logger, $1300 personal estate, b. NY
      Sarah A. Rainier, 34, wife, b. NY
      Frank E. Rainier, 7, b. NY

      1870 Federal Census. Muskegon Ward 3, Muskegon County, Michigan
      Roll 692, page 316B
      Martin Rainer, 44, lumberman, $110,000 real estate [rich fellow], $3000 personal estate, b. NY
      Sarah A. Rainer, 45, keeps house, b. NY
      Frank Rainer, 17, goes to school, b. NY
      Eddie Rainer, 5, b. MI
      Daniel Lawler, 36, laborer, b. Ioreland

      1880 Federal Census. Muskegon, Muskegon County, Michigan
      Roll 598, page 280B
      Webster Avenue
      Martin F. Ranier, 54, lumberman, b. NY, parents b. NJ
      Sarah A. Ranier, 55, wife, keeping house, b. NY, parents b. NY
      Edward S. Ranier, 15, son, at school, b. MI, parents b. NY
      Joseph Visner, 26, boarder, single, clerk in store, b. MI, parents b. MI

      Muskegon City Directory 1889
      Martin F. Rainnier, lumber, res 297 W. Webster ave
      Frank Rannier, bds 297 W. Webster ave

      1900 Federal Census. Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan
      Roll 735, page 12B
      Martin F. Rainier, head, b. Dec 1826, 73, m. 51 years, b. NY, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, farmer

      28 September 1905, “Local News,” Newaygo Republican:
      “Died --- Sarach A. Rainier. Born January 10, 1825, died Sept. 18, 1905. The family wishes to convey their great appreciation and thankfulness to the friends and neighbors for their kindness at this time. ---- M. F. Rainier.”

      1910 Federal Census. Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan
      Roll T624_666, page 10A
      Martin Rainier, head, 80, m2., b. NY, father b. NJ, mother b. NY, farmer, general farm
      Elizabeth Ranier, wife, 72, m3., 4 children, 3 living, b. PA, father b. OH, mother b. PA

      Michigan Deaths and Burials
      Martin Ranier, d. 3 Dec 1916 at Garfield Twp., Newaygo Co., 90, farmer, married

      Newaygo Cemetery, Newaygo, Newaygo County, Michigan
      Martin Ranier, no marker, bur. 16 Dec 1916. Plot: Section F, Lot 192, Grave 3
      Elizabeth Ranier, buried 1920. Plot: Section G, Lot 145, Grave 4
    Person ID I21364  Schirado
    Last Modified 9 March 2015 

    Family/Spouse 1 Sarah Ann Wing,   b. 10 January 1825, Wayne County, New York Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 September 1905, Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Married about 1849 
    Family ID F1200  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family/Spouse 2 Elizabeth Mattie Grubaugh,   b. 6 July 1843, Ft. Squrrel Hill, Pittsburgh, Allegheny County, Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 October 1919, Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years) 
    Married 3 July 1909  Garfield Township, Newaygo County, Michigan Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F14039  Family Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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