Biography of Mrs. Martha E. Southworth
Monroe County, MI Biographies

MRS. HARTIA E. SOUTHWORTH , Is a native of Georgia, Franklin county, Vermont, being born there September 16, 1812, and living with her parents, Henry and Zeruah (Herrington) Blodgett, until her marriage with Josiah C. Aseistyne in Swanton, Vermont, September 25, 1834. They at once went West, and settled in Berlin the next month, on a farm where she now lives, although a frame building has taken place of the original log cabin. Her husband died May 15, 1851, leaving her with seven children, three boys and four girls, of whom only two are now living: Horace, who lives on the old homestead, and Mary, living in Muir, Ionia county, Michigan. September 20, 1867, she was married a third time, her companion this time being Ezra Southworth, who died December 29, 1888. Her second son, Myron Aselstyne, enlisted in 1862 in the Twenty Sixth New York Volunteer Infantry, and died in the hospital at Bakersville, Maryland, October 2, 1863.

History of Monroe County, Michigan
Talcott E. Wing, Editor
Munsell & Company, Publishers
New York 1890.

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