Mary A Moon

Brief Life History of Mary A

When Mary A Moon was born in 1815, in Madison, Georgia, United States, her father, Bird Moon, was 22 and her mother, Charlotte H “Lockey” David, was 26. She married James Phelps on 19 March 1835, in Madison, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She lived in Georgia, United States in 1870 and District 686, DeKalb, Georgia, United States in 1880.

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James Phelps
Mary A Moon
Marriage: 19 March 1835
E Phelps
J. A. Phelps
John William Phelps
Martha Phelps

Sources (5)

  • Mary Philps in household of James Philps, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary A. Moon, "Georgia Marriages, 1808-1967"
  • Polly Phelps in household of Janos Phelps, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

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. 


Historical Boundaries 1822: DeKalb, Georgia, United States


U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Mohan .

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moyon in La Manche. Compare Mounce .

Americanized form of German Mohn or of some other similar (like-sounding) surname.

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

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