New Jersey Obituaries - 1899 - Mrs. Martha Compton

Mrs. Martha Compton, widow of William Compton of Red Bank, died at Wayside last Thursday night, aged 66 years. Death was caused by a complication of diseases, with which she had been sick for a long time. For a number of years she lived on Shrewsbury avenue. The funeral was held on Sunday morning at the home of her only son, George Compton of Bank street. The service was conducted by Rev. W. B. Matteson and the body was buried at Middletown.

Source: Red Bank Register, Wednesday, August 2, 1899