Mary Frances White

29 April 1858–13 October 1923 (Age 65)
Randolph, Alabama, United States

The Life of Mary Frances

Mary Frances White was born on 29 April 1858, in Randolph, Alabama, United States as the daughter of W B White. She married Lewis Jefferson Dean about 1874, in Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 28 Dutton, Jackson, Alabama, United States in 1900 and Dutton, Jackson, Alabama, United States for about 10 years. She died on 13 October 1923, in Jackson, Alabama, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Dean Chapel, Jackson, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lewis Jefferson Dean
1852–1922
Mary Frances White
1858–1923
Marriage: about 1874
Mary Elizabeth Dean
1875–1951
John Franklin Dean
1877–1956
Martin Luther Dean
1879–1954
Leota Dean
1880–1881
Thomas Freeman Dean
1882–1954
Arletha Jane Dean
1885–1904
William Washington Dean
1887–1956
Emily Lela Dean
1889–1959
James Wesley Dean
1895–1982

Spouse and Children

    Lewis Jefferson Dean

    Male1852–1922Male

    Female1858–1923Female

MARRIAGE
about 1874
Alabama, United States
children

(9)

+4 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    W B White

    MaleMale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1861 · Alabama Secedes From Union

Age 3

Alabama became the fourth state to secede from the Union during the Civil War on January 11, 1861. Several days later, they joined the Confederate States of America. Montgomery, Alabama, became the capital for the Confederate States of America.
1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 18

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, and Irish: from Middle English whit ‘white’, hence a nickname for someone with white hair or an unnaturally pale complexion. In some cases it represents a Middle English personal name, from an Old English byname, Hwīt(a), of this origin. As a Scottish and Irish surname it has been widely used as a translation of the many Gaelic names based on bán ‘white’ ( see Bain 1) or fionn ‘fair’ ( see Finn 1). There has also been some confusion with Wight .2 Translated form of cognate and equivalent names in other languages, such as German Weiss , French Blanc , Polish Białas ( see Bialas ), etc.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary F Dean in household of Louis J Dean, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary F Dean in household of Lewis J Dean, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary F Dean in household of Luis J Dean, "United States Census, 1880"

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