Mary Priscilla McClarty

Female4 June 1855–6 April 1946

Brief Life History of Mary Priscilla

When Mary Priscilla McClarty was born on 4 June 1855, in Pike River, Saint-Pierre-de-Véronne-à-Pike-River, Brome-Missisquoi, Quebec, Canada, her father, William McClarty, was 34 and her mother, Fanny Malinda Searle, was 35. She married Arthur Franklin Chaffee on 7 June 1871, in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States in 1880 and Enosburg Falls, Enosburg, Franklin, Vermont, United States in 1900. She died on 6 April 1946, in St. Johnsbury, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States.

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Arthur Franklin Chaffee
Mary Priscilla McClarty
Marriage: 7 June 1871
Jennie Louise Chaffee

Sources (11)

  • Mary P Chaffee, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Priscilla McClarty - Published information: birth-name: Mary Priscilla McClarty
  • Mary P McClarty Chaffee, "Find A Grave Index"

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  • Marriage
    7 June 1871Berkshire, Franklin, Vermont, United States
  • Children (1)

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    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)


    Age 8

    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    1864 · St. Albans Raid

    Age 9

    St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 26

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and northern Irish (Antrim): variant of McLafferty .

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

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