Mary Elizabeth Geasling

March 1855–
Virginia, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Geasling was born in March 1855, in Virginia, United States as the daughter of William L. Geasling and Rebecca G.. She married Frank Lafayette Parcher on 12 May 1868, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Westminster, Westminster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1900 and Westminster, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States in 1920.

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Family Time Line

Frank Lafayette Parcher
1847–
Mary Elizabeth Geasling
1855–
Marriage: 12 May 1868
William Francis Parcher
1869–1875
Orin Elias Parcher
1871–
Nellie May Parcher
1874–1956
Fred Geasling Parcher
1882–1971

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 May 1868
Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States
children

(4)

Parents and Siblings

    William L. Geasling

    MaleMale

    Rebecca G.

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas

Age 6

The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
1863

Age 8

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1886

Age 31

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Kiessling .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Parcher in household of Frank L Parcher, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Parcher in household of Frank L Parcher, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary E. in entry for Nellie May Parcher, "Massachusetts Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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