Biography of Martin Denman
Arena Township, Mendocino County, CA Biographies





Martin Denman. Was born in Sullivan county, New York, February 2, 1839. He received his early education in the common schools, and at the age of seventeen went to the New York Conference Seminary, in Schoharie county, New York, and remained in school there for the next three years. In 1861 he came to California, arriving in San Francisco November 25th. He at once proceeded to Sonoma county and began farming, which he followed in connection with teaching school till 1866. He then went to Mendocino county and located at Manchester, Arena township, where he followed farming for three years. In 1869 he purchased his present ranch of two hundred and ninety acres, where he has since carried on farming and dairying. In 1872 he was elected County Recorder of Mendocino county, which office he filled for one term of two years. In 1875 he returned to his ranch, where he has since resided. September 26, 1860, he was united in marriage with Miss Antoinette Schofield, a native of Connecticut, born August 5, 1848. Their children are: Fannie E., born July 10, 1877, and Charles Edward. born December 12, 1878.

From:
History of Mendocino County, California
Alley, Bowen & Co., Publishers
San Francisco, California 1880


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