Mary Ann Mackley

13 September 1828–27 June 1929 (Age 100)
Medina, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Mackley was born on 13 September 1828, in Medina, Ohio, United States, her father, Jeremiah Mackley, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Oyler, was 27. She married Benjamin P Goddard about 1846, in Medina, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Whiteside, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Kansas City, Jackson, Missouri, United States in 1900. She died on 27 June 1929, in Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 100.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin P Goddard
Mary Ann Mackley
Marriage: about 1846
Allen Newton Goddard
Susan Elizabeth Goddard
Sarah A. Goddard
Isaac John Goddard
George Newton Goddard
Francis Marion "Frank" Goddard
Benjamin P Goddard
Lovina Deborah Goddard
Ruben Benjamin Goddard
James Reuben Goddard

Spouse and Children

    Benjamin P Goddard



about 1846
Medina, Ohio, United States


+5 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 2

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1850 · Los Angeles Is Incorporated

Age 22

Los Angeles was incorporated as a municipality on April 4, 1850.

Age 35

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

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Mackley in Derbyshire, which may have been named in Old English as ‘Macca's forest’, from an unattested personal name + lēah ‘woodland clearing’, ‘glade’.2 Scottish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Donnshleibhe ‘son of Donnshleibhe’, a personal name literally meaning ‘brown hill’.3 Probably also an Americanized form of German Mä(g)gli ( see Magley ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A Bates in household of Nicholas M Freling, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Goddard in household of Benjamin Goddard, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Mackley in entry for John J Goddard, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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