Mary Frances Kavanaugh

15 January 1835–7 February 1900 (Age 65)
Lafayette, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Frances

When Mary Frances Kavanaugh was born on 15 January 1835, in Lafayette, Missouri, United States, her father, William W. Kavanaugh, was 36 and her mother, Polly Hancock, was 35. She married John Alexander Austin on 16 September 1855, in Carroll, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Sugartree Township, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Wakenda, Carroll, Missouri, United States in 1870. She died on 7 February 1900, in Carroll, Missouri, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Carroll, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Alexander Austin
1820–1902
Mary Frances Kavanaugh
1835–1900
Marriage: 16 September 1855
Mary Belle Austin
1856–1885
Melissa K. Austin
1856–
Tillie Austin
1870–
Sallie L Austin
1857–1935
Peter Emmett Austin
1859–1936
William A. Austin
1860–1928
Susan Virginia Austin
1863–1941
Lucy Jane Austin
1865–1957
Henry Clifton Austin
1867–1956
Ada Ewing Austin
1869–1945
Robert David Austin
1871–1928
John Floyd Austin
1871–1871

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 September 1855
Carroll, Missouri, United States
children

(12)

    Mary Belle Austin

    Female1856–1885Female

    Melissa K. Austin

    Female1856–Female

    Sallie L Austin

    Female1857–1935Female

    Male1859–1936Male

    William A. Austin

    Male1860–1928Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    William W. Kavanaugh

    Male1799–1872Male

    Female1800–1850Female

siblings

(12)

    Jane S Kavanaugh

    Female1814–Female

    Charles Milton Kavanaugh

    Male1824–1861Male

    Cordelia Coleman Kavanaugh

    Female1827–1885Female

    William W. Kavanaugh

    Male1828–Male

    Jane S Kavanaugh

    Female1829–1880Female

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 1

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1838 · Lord Reveals the Name of His Chruch

Age 3

On April 26, 1838, The Lord reveals that the name of His Church should be The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. This revelation was given to the Prophet Joseph Smith, Jr. in Far West, Missouri.
1860

Age 25

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Kavanagh .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Franis Austin in household of John Austin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Fanny Austin in household of John A Austin, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Fannie Austin in household of John Austin, "United States Census, 1880"

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