Born Ida Henderson.
Place of birth : Los Angeles.
Married to Jack Brunnings.
Mother of Olyve Brunnings who had married Marion Monroe:;;
Norma Jeane lived with her from November 1937 to August 1938, in Lankershim, north suburb of Los Angeles.
At that time, Ida Martin also looked after her grand-children, while her daughter Olyve Brunnings worked in the farms.Grace McKee took her back in Los Angeles and placed her to her own aunt, Ana Lower.