Mary Jane Tate

24 October 1838–28 January 1905 (Age 66)
Sumter, Alabama, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Tate was born on 24 October 1838, in Sumter, Alabama, United States, her father, John Wesley Taite, was 23 and her mother, Mary Jane Miller, was 18. She married John Slade King on 4 November 1854. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Sumter, Sumter, Alabama, United States in 1850. She died on 28 January 1905, in Abbott, Hill, Texas, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Abbott Cemetery, Hill, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Slade King
1827–1893
Mary Jane Tate
1838–1905
Marriage: 4 November 1854
Thomas Gray King
1855–1921
Elizabeth O. King
1875–
William John King
1858–1911
Mary Cornelia King
1861–1929
Sarah Elizabeth King
1864–1916
James Henry King
1867–1937
Emma Alabama King
1869–1939
Texie Ann King
1873–1952
Florence Ophelia King
1876–1959
Mariah Love King
1879–1961
Fannie Maud King
1882–1951

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 November 1854
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Male1815–1863Male

    Mary Jane Miller

    Female1820–1850Female

siblings

(4)

    Female1838–1905Female

    George William Tate

    Male1840–1916Male

    William Tate

    Male1846–Male

    Robert Henry Tate

    Male1847–1924Male

World Events (8)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1849 · Capitol Building Destroyed by Fire

Age 11

The capitol building in Montgomery was destroyed by fire on December 14, 1849, the 30th anniversary of the state.
1863

Age 25

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

Name Meaning

English: from the Old English personal name Tāta, possibly a short form of various compound names with the obscure first element tāt, or else a nursery formation. This surname is common and widespread in Britain; the chief area of concentration is northeastern England, followed by northern Ireland.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary J Tate in household of John Tate, "United States Census, 1850"
  • M J King in household of John S King, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Tate in entry for M C Key, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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