Mary Markham

1702–
Markham Clinton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

Mary Markham was born in 1702, in Markham Clinton, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. She married John Burton on 28 December 1729, in East Retford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters.

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Family Time Line

John Burton
1698–1771
Mary Markham
1702–
Marriage: 28 December 1729
Elizabeth Burton
1731–
Eleanour Burton
1732–
Sarah Burton
1736–
John Burton
1738–
George Burton
1741–1750
Mary Burton
1746–
Ann Burton
1749–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
28 December 1729
East Retford, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(7)

    Elizabeth Burton

    Female1731–Female

    Eleanour Burton

    Female1732–Female

    Sarah Burton

    Female1736–Female

    Male1738–Male

    Male1741–1750Male

+2 More Children

World Events (2)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 99

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1815

Age 113

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from a place in Nottinghamshire, named in Old English as ‘homestead at a (district) boundary’, from mearc ‘boundary’ + hām ‘homestead’.2 Irish: English surname used as an equivalent of Gaelic Ó Marcacháin ‘descendant of Marcachán’, a diminutive of Marcach ( see Markey ). This is a Galway surname, which is sometimes ‘translated’ as Ryder .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Maria Markham, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
  • Mary in entry for Ann Burton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Elizabeth Burton, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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