Mary Westerman

4 August 1867–21 November 1950 (Age 83)
Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Westerman was born on 4 August 1867, in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, England, her father, George Westerman, was 22 and her mother, Harriet Machin, was 24. She had at least 2 sons and 2 daughters with William Rooth. She lived in Kirkby in Ashfield, Nottinghamshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Adwick le Street, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died on 21 November 1950, in Carcroft, Yorkshire, England, at the age of 83.

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Family Time Line

William Rooth
Mary Westerman
George Samuel Rooth
Charles William Rooth
Mary Ellen Rooth
Edna Rooth

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World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
Age 13
School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
Age 17
Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale
Age 37
The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English (Yorkshire): from Middle English western, westrin ‘western’ + man ‘man’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a habitational name for one who had migrated from further west.Americanized form of German Westermann .

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

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Story Highlight

Woke up today. The penny dropped, I think

If you are.Mary, sister of Jonathan you are my father Harolds aunt and my great aunt and I look a lot like you, I think, Joan

Sources (11)

  • Mary Ruth in entry for Charles William Ruth, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Westerman in household of Harriet Westerman, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Westerman, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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