Mary Avery

23 November 1764–17 March 1799 (Age 34)
Groton, New London, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Avery was born on 23 November 1764, her father, Captain William Avery, was 40 and her mother, Mary Dolbeare, was 24. She married Major Simeon Smith on 11 September 1792, in New London, New London, Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 17 March 1799, at the age of 34.

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Family Time Line

Major Simeon Smith
1762–1848
Mary Avery
1764–1799
Marriage: 11 September 1792
Mary Avery Smith
1794–1878
Edwin Smith
1796–1798
Eliza Smith
1798–1799

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
11 September 1792
New London, New London, Connecticut, United States
children

(3)

    Mary Avery Smith

    Female1794–1878Female

    Edwin Smith

    Male1796–1798Male

    Eliza Smith

    Female1798–1799Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(4)

    George Dolbeare Avery

    Male1763–1860Male

    Female1764–1799Female

    Hannah Dolbeare Avery

    Female1772–1829Female

    Samuel Avery

    Male1774–1799Male

Name Meaning

English: from the Anglo-Norman French personal name Auvery, a Norman form of Alfred . It could also be from a variant of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Aubri ( see Aubrey ). At least in the case of the original Puritan settlers in New England, there has been some confusion with Averill .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary in entry for Edwine Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Mary in entry for Eliza Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"
  • Mary in entry for Eliza Smith, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

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