When Mary Isabel Day was born on 21 March 1857, in Beverly, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Samuel Day, was 39 and her mother, Sophronia A Dodge, was 29. She married Daniel Goldthwait Kendall on 24 December 1877, in Marblehead, Essex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Newburyport, Essex, Massachusetts, United States for about 30 years.
English: occupational name from Middle English day(e), dey(e) ‘dairyman or dairymaid’. Originally used only of women, it was later used of men with the sense ‘man in charge of the dairy cattle’. This is probably the most common source of the surname.
English: from the Middle English personal name Day(e) or Dey. In western England this is probably a pet form of David , but in northern England and perhaps elsewhere also it is a late Middle English variant of Daw, a pet form of Ralph (see Daw , Dakin ).
Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Deaghaidh (see O'Dea ).