Died: June 25, 1926; buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Brighton
Married: Nora J. Rork (1855-1901)
Children: Clara E. Martin Tyler (1884 - 1944)
Douglas Elijah Martin was the brother of Paul Smith's wife, Lydia Martin, and long served as a guide at Paul Smith's Hotel. He was one of the guides photographed by A. W. Durkee at Paul Smith's boathouse on August 8, 1884. In his later years, he served as guide and caretaker for the camp of a Mrs. Godfrey.
Sources: Two unidentified news clippings from the Adirondack Research Room of the Saranac Lake Free Library
In the 1870 US Census Douglas is a Stage Driver.