Mary Finlayson

14 June 1833–from 1849 to 1860 (Age 15)
City of London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Finlayson was born on 14 June 1833, in City of London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Alexander Finlayson, was 27 and her mother, Mary Green, was 25. She married John Cassidy about 1849, in Sanilac, Michigan, United States. She died from 1849 to 1860, in Sanilac, Michigan, United States, at the age of 27.

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John Cassidy
Mary Finlayson
Marriage: about 1849

Spouse and Children

    John Cassidy



about 1849
Sanilac, Michigan, United States

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World Events (6)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 4

Michigan is the 26th state.

Age 10

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from Finlay .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Finlison, "New York Passenger Lists, 1820-1891"
  • Mary Finlayson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Note from Isabell Finlayson Fuller in handwriting of Gertrude Cottrell Rogers, about 1940

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