Mary Ann Guernsey

3 May 1813–23 August 1847 (Age 34)
Poultney, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Guernsey was born on 3 May 1813, in Poultney, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Chauncey C Guernsey, was 39 and her mother, Lucy Hoyt, was 33. She married Parsons Clark Hastings on 2 June 1842, in Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She died on 23 August 1847, at the age of 34.

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Parsons Clark Hastings
Mary Ann Guernsey
Marriage: 2 June 1842
Frederick Guernsey Hastings

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    Parsons Clark Hastings



2 June 1842
Rochester, Monroe, New York, United States


    Frederick Guernsey Hastings


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World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 7

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 12

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

English: apparently a habitational name from the island of Guernsey in the Channel Islands. It is now a rare surname in Britain.

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

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