Mary Alice Golden

4 July 1859–16 January 1947 (Age 87)
Leake, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Mary Alice

When Mary Alice Golden was born on 4 July 1859, in Leake, Mississippi, United States, her father, Alexander Golden, was 34 and her mother, Susan Spivey, was 28. She married Henry Sylvester Liles on 24 October 1876, in Leake, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 16 January 1947, in Walnut Grove, Leake, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Henry Sylvester Liles
Mary Alice Golden
Marriage: 24 October 1876
Mary Alice Liles
Sarah Ann Liles
Sella Liles
Jessie Vernon Liles

Spouse and Children

24 October 1876
Leake, Mississippi, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Golden


    Susan Spivey




    William L Golden


    Mark S. Golden


    Martha Golden


    Mitchell Alexander Golden


    Delaney Golden


+9 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 2

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.

Age 4

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 23

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for someone with golden hair, from Middle English gelden, golden (from Old English gylden).2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Ualghairg ( see McGoldrick ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Alsey Golden in household of Alexr Golden, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary A Golden in household of Alexander Golden, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Alice Golden - Government record: birth-name: Mary Alice Golden

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