Mary McCormick

31 December 1817–23 April 1907 (Age 89)
Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary McCormick was born on 31 December 1817, in Uniontown, Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Charles McCormick, was 31 and her mother, Elizabeth Irvin, was 27. She married James Griffin Patton on 1 June 1832, in Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Magnolia, Rock, Wisconsin, United States in 1870 and Spring Valley, Rock, Wisconsin, United States in 1880. She died on 23 April 1907, in Brodhead, Green, Wisconsin, United States, at the age of 89, and was buried in Greenwood Cemetery, Rock, Wisconsin Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Griffin Patton
1813–1895
Mary McCormick
1817–1907
Marriage: 1 June 1832
John W Patton
1834–1901
Elizabeth Patton
1836–1920
Albertson Patton
1838–1838
Alexander Patton
1840–1897
Wesley W. Patton
1843–1864
Byron M. Patton
1844–1926
Garrett J Patton
1846–1855
Albertson Patton
1848–
James Markus Patton
1853–1930
Mary Josephine Patton
1855–1946
Florence May Patton
1858–1912

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 June 1832
Pennsylvania, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Charles McCormick

    Male1786–1848Male

    Elizabeth Irvin

    Female1790–Female

siblings

(4)

    Alfred McCormick

    Male1808–1886Male

    William S McCormick

    Male1813–1903Male

    John N Mc Cormick

    Male1815–Male

    Female1817–1907Female

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1836 · The Treaty of the Cedars

Age 19

Treaty of the Cedars was concluded on the Fox River on September 3, 1836. The Menominee Nation ceded nearly 4 million acres of land for the following items every year for twenty years: $3,000 worth of food provisions, 2,000 lbs. of tobacco, 30 barrels of salt, agricultural supplies, and $500 per year.
1846

Age 29

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

Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Cormaic ‘son of Cormac’, a personal name composed of the elements corb ‘raven’ + mac ‘son’.

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

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Story Highlight

FARM RIDGE: History of La Salle County, Illinois: by Hoffman pages 189-191

History of La Salle County, Illinois : by Hoffman, U. J. (Urias John), b. 1855 Publication date 1906 Publisher Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co. Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Int …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Patton in household of James Patton, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Patton in household of James Patton, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Patten in household of James Patten, "United States Census, 1860"

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