Mary Smith Wing

28 September 1807–4 January 1887 (Age 79)
Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Smith

When Mary Smith Wing was born on 28 September 1807, in Hanover, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Bachelor Wing, was 31 and her mother, Mary Smith, was 30. She married Jacob B Emery on 20 October 1824, in West Salem, Wayne, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ohio, United States in 1870 and West Salem, Wayne, Ohio, United States in 1880. She died on 4 January 1887, in West Salem, Congress Township, Wayne, Ohio, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in West Salem, Wayne, Ohio, United States.

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Jacob B Emery
Mary Smith Wing
Marriage: 20 October 1824
(Son) Emery
Elbridge G. Emery
Persis Emery
Theresa Emery
Elizabeth Emery
Cyrus B Emery
Percie Emery
Henry J Emery
Angeline D Emery

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World Events (8)

Age 1
Atlantic slave trade abolished.
1810 · Change of capital city
Age 3
Zanesville becomes the new state capital.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening
Age 23
Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from places named Wing in Buckinghamshire and Rutland. The former was probably named in Old English as the settlement of the Wiwingas ‘the family or followers of a man named Wiwa’, or alternatively perhaps ‘the people of the temple’ (from a derivative of Old English wīg, wēoh ‘(pre-Christian) temple’). The latter is from Old Norse vengi, a derivative of vangr ‘field’. Compare Wang .2 Dutch (van Wing): variant of Winge .3 Chinese 荣: variant of Rong 2.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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Sources (12)

  • Mary S Emery in household of Jacob Emery, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Emory in household of Jacob Emory, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Emery in household of Jacob Emery, "United States Census, 1870"

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