Martha was the daughter of Thomas and Winifred Lundie of Oxford, Mississippi. The couple married in Oxford in 1872 and lived together in the new city of Birmingham. She bore James Lundie, Baxter, and Rosa to Colonel Sloss.
- Birmingham Iron Age (April 16, 1879) - via Birmingham Public Library Digital Collections
- Owen, Thomas McAdory and Marie Bankhead Owen (1921) History of Alabama and Dictionary of Alabama Biography. 4 volumes. Chicago, Illinois: S. J. Clarke Publishing Co.
- Mattie Sloss on Find-A-Grave