Mary E. Hughes

17 January 1857–1939 (Age 82)
Ontario, Canada

The Life of Mary E.

When Mary E. Hughes was born on 17 January 1857, in Ontario, Canada, her father, John Hughes, was 27 and her mother, Bridget Farrell, was 23. She married Donald Angus Crites in 1884, in Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Stormont, Ontario, Canada for about 10 years. She died in 1939, in Ontario, Canada, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

Donald Angus Crites
1861–1938
Mary E. Hughes
1857–1939
Marriage: 1884
Eva Mabel Crites
1884–1957
Mary Ethel Crites
1889–
Clinton Crites
1891–1891
Ellen Iolene or Irene Crites
1892–1980
Clarence Arnold Crites
1896–1968
Clarance Crites
1896–
Ruby May Crites
1898–
Harold Leslie Crites
1900–1968

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1884
Cornwall, Stormont, Ontario, Canada
children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

    John Hughes

    Male1830–Male

    Bridget Farrell

    Female1834–Female

siblings

(3)

    Female1857–1939Female

    Rose Hughes

    Female1866–Female

    John Hughes

    Male1873–Male

World Events (6)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 10

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 12

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 26

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 English (also common in Wales): patronymic from the Middle English and Anglo-Norman French personal name Hugh .2 Welsh: variant of Howells .3 Irish and Scottish: variant Anglicization of Gaelic Mac Aodha ( see McCoy ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Cretes in household of Donald Cretes, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Mary Hughes, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"
  • Mary Hughes in entry for Harold Leslie Crites and Jelbit Latreille, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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