More on Martha Eliza "Mattie" (Marshall) Marschall
In Nicola Marschall, Designer of the First Confederate Flag, Department of Archives and History Historical and Patriotic Series no. 12, reference is made to Mattie in the context of a visit in the Louisville, Kentucky home of the Marschalls:
"I found the wife of his youth much younger than himself, a charming and most interesting woman. A native Alabamian related to the first and most gifted families in Alabama and the South, she recalled as but yesterday the old days in Marion, Alabama..."