Mariah Earp

13 September 1807–September 1872 (Age 64)
Tettenhall, Staffordshire, England

The Life of Mariah

When Mariah Earp was born on 13 September 1807, in Tettenhall, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Earp, was 36 and her mother, Maria Taylor, was 25. She had at least 4 sons and 4 daughters with John Dukes. She lived in Saint Mary's Church, Handsworth, Staffordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1871 and Stourbridge, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom in 1881. She died in September 1872, at the age of 65.

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Family Time Line

John Dukes
1806–1884
Mariah Earp
1807–1872
William Dukes
1830–1909
Maria Dukes
1834–
Mark Dukes
1838–
Zelpha Dukes
1838–1902
Harriet Dukes
1846–
George Dukes
1847–1930
Jane Dukes
1842–
John Dukes
1850–

Spouse and Children

children

(8)

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

(5)

    Male1805–1873Male

    Female1807–1872Female

    Lucy Earp

    Female1809–Female

    Jane Earp

    Female1811–Female

    Frances Earp

    Female1816–Female

World Events (6)

1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 1

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 8

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1830

Age 23

Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

1 English (Midlands): nickname for a dark-complexioned man, from Old English earp ‘swarthy’.2 Americanized spelling of German Erp .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mariah Dukes in household of John Dukes, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Maryah Dukes in household of John Dukes, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Maria Dukes in household of John Dukes, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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