Martha Hand, seated, with her oldest daughter, Effie Pugh.
Martha Cox Hand (ca.1890-2002) lived in three centuries, and her life spanned four generations. She lived in the town of Burgaw, Pender County, NC, and outlived 11 of her 12 children. One of her grandsons said she attributed her long life to her faith in God and peach snuff.
1990 June 7
Burgaw (N.C.); Centenarians; Pender (N.C.)
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