Mary Westerman

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

The Life 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 married William Joseph Rooth on 27 October 1885, in Newbold, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. 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 Joseph Rooth
Mary Westerman
Marriage: 27 October 1885
George Samuel Rooth
Charles William Rooth
Mary Ellen Rooth
Edna Rooth

Spouse and Children

27 October 1885
Newbold, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom


Parents and Siblings



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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

1 English: from Old English wester or westerne ‘western’ + mann ‘man’, hence a topographic name for someone who lived to the west of a settlement, or a regional name for one who had migrated from further west.2 Americanized spelling of Westermann .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Westerman in household of Harriet Westerman, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Rooth in household of William Rooth, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Mary Westerman in household of George Westerman, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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