When Mary Magdalene Summers was born on 10 October 1758, in Newberry, South Carolina, United States, her father, Joseph Summers, was 20 and her mother, Eleanor D Clary, was 20. She married Rev. Giles A Chapman II on 14 September 1775, in Newberry, Newberry, South Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 15 October 1813, in her hometown, at the age of 55, and was buried in Newberry, South Carolina, United States.
English: variant of Summer , with post-medieval excrescent -s.
English: occupational or topographic name for someone who lived or worked at the house of someone named Somer (see Summer ).
Irish (Sligo): adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Somacháin ‘descendant of Somachán’, a personal name meaning ‘soft, gentle, innocent’, due to confusion with samhradh ‘summer’.
Chapman Family Bible Taken from the 'Annals of Newberry', by John A. Chapman, page 598-99 The Bible belonging to the Chapman family, the family of the compiler of these Annals (John A. Chapman), wa …