Mary Melvina Ensley

22 March 1878–28 May 1966 (Age 88)
Jackson, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Melvina

When Mary Melvina Ensley was born on 22 March 1878, in Jackson, North Carolina, United States, her father, Samuel Bailey Ensley, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Lois Long, was 20. She married Robert L Logan on 6 May 1894, in Union, Glynn, Georgia, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Brasstown, Towns, Georgia, United States in 1880 and District 1305, Whitfield, Georgia, United States in 1910. She died on 28 May 1966, in Spalding, Georgia, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Birdie, Spalding, Georgia, United States.

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Robert L Logan
Mary Melvina Ensley
Marriage: 6 May 1894
Bessie Lee Logan
Wylie William Logan
Nannie May Logan

Spouse and Children

6 May 1894
Union, Glynn, Georgia, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 3

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Age 5

Historical Boundaries: 1883: Towns, Georgia, United States
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 23

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Ensli or Ensle, pet forms of Anselm .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary J Ensley in household of Samuel Ensley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Minnie M Logan in household of Robert Logan, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary M Logan in household of Robert L Logan, "United States Census, 1900"

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