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Fairfield County Martin Family: http://unitedmartinfamily.net
Our roots have been traced back to the late 1790's in West Africa, where a ship set sail for the United States. Crammed into the ship's bowels was a 17 year old girl named Tracie – destined to be sold in the Charleston Slave Market. On December 17, 1799, shortly after she stepped from the deck, she was sold to John Martin, a planter from Fairfield County, South Carolina. Research shows that Tracie had a daughter named Katie who had