Mary Anna Heywood

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

The Life 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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Family Time Line

James Sterling Epler
1870–1949
Mary Anna Heywood
1867–1957
Marriage: 1891
Eleanor Lela Epler
1892–1987
Audrey Gladys Epler
1893–1957
Arthur Felix Epler
1901–1973

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1891
Nebraska, United States
children

(3)

Parents and Siblings

    Charles Frederick Heywood

    Male1833–1915Male

    Susan Jane Starr

    Female1841–1878Female

siblings

(7)

    Adeline Marie Heywood

    Female1865–1922Female

    Female1867–1957Female

    Arthur P. Heywood

    Male1869–1940Male

    Elizabeth Hanna Heywood

    Female1872–1927Female

    George William Heywood

    Male1876–Male

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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 (3)

  • 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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