Mary Anna Heywood

29 August 1867–27 April 1957 (Age 89)
Lafayette Township, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Anna

When Mary Anna Heywood was born on 29 August 1867, in Lafayette Township, Nemaha, Nebraska, United States, her father, Charles Frederick Heywood, was 34 and her mother, Susan Jane Starr, was 26. She married James Sterling Epler in 1891, in Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Maple Grove Township, Johnson, Nebraska, United States for about 20 years and Tecumseh, Johnson, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 27 April 1957, in Johnson, Nebraska, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Tecumseh, Johnson, Nebraska, United States.

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James Sterling Epler
Mary Anna Heywood
Marriage: 1891
Eleanor Lela Epler
Audrey Gladys Epler
Arthur Felix Epler

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World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!
Age 1
Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment
Age 1
As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 29
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lancashire): habitational name from a place near Manchester, so named from Old English hēah ‘high’ + wudu ‘wood’. There is also a place in Wiltshire so called, from Old English (ge)hæg ‘enclosure’ + wudu. Compare Haywood , although this is probably not the source of the surname.

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

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Sources (11)

  • M A Haywood in household of C L Haywood, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Annie Heywood in household of Charles Heywood, "Nebraska State Census, 1885"
  • Anna Epler in household of Sterling Epler, "United States Census, 1940"

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