Mary Ann Elizabeth McAfee

9 October 1845–19 July 1902 (Age 56)
Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States

The Life of Mary Ann Elizabeth

When Mary Ann Elizabeth McAfee was born on 9 October 1845, in Cumming, Forsyth, Georgia, United States, her father, Elijah Christenberry McAfee, was 25 and her mother, Emily Caron Thompson, was 20. She married Ezekiel Mason Roberts on 13 June 1865, in Forsyth, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Forsyth, Georgia, United States for about 10 years and Georgia, United States in 1870. She died on 19 July 1902, in Atlanta, Fulton, Georgia, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Oakland Cemetery, Cabbage Town, Fulton, Georgia, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ezekiel Mason Roberts
1839–1907
Mary Ann Elizabeth McAfee
1845–1902
Marriage: 13 June 1865
Margaret E. Roberts
1866–1951
Mary Elizabeth Roberts
1871–1900
Charles Mason Roberts
1873–1940
Sarah Lily Roberts
1874–1934
William Wesley Roberts
1877–1933

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
13 June 1865
Forsyth, Georgia, United States
children

(5)

    Female1866–1951Female

    Mary Elizabeth Roberts

    Female1871–1900Female

    Charles Mason Roberts

    Male1873–1940Male

    Sarah Lily Roberts

    Female1874–1934Female

    William Wesley Roberts

    Male1877–1933Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(12)

    Capt. Joseph John Miller McAfee

    Male1844–1929Male

    Female1845–1902Female

    James Melville McAFEE

    Male1847–1886Male

    Martha Jane McAfee

    Female1849–1920Female

    Matilda Caroline McAfee

    Female1851–1864Female

+7 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 1

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1861

Age 16

Civil War History - Some 11,000 Georgians gave their lives in defense of their state a state that suffered immense destruction. But wars end brought about an even more dramatic figure to tell: 460,000 African-Americans were set free from the shackles of slavery to begin new lives as free people.
1863

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Dhuibhshíthe ‘son of Duibhshíth’, a personal name composed of the elements dubh ‘black’ + síth ‘peace’. Compare Duffy .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Ann McAfee in household of E C McAfee, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary A E Mc Afee in household of E C Mc Afee, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary A E Mcafee in household of Elijah C Mcafee, "United States Census, 1850"

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