Mary Overton

1732–8 January 1792 (Age 60)
Culmington, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Overton was born in 1732, in Culmington, Shropshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Overton, was 26 and her mother, Mary Burnel, was 24. She married Edward Bydawell or Bytheway on 10 February 1755, in Herefordshire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died on 8 January 1792, in Leintwardine, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 60, and was buried in Leintwardine, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Edward Bydawell or Bytheway
1734–1787
Mary Overton
1732–1792
Marriage: 10 February 1755
Ann Bytheway
1755–
Mary Bytheway
1758–
Benjamin Bytheway
1764–1826

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
10 February 1755
Herefordshire, England
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Parents and Siblings

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Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called. Most are named from Old English uferra ‘upper’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’; others have Old English ōfer ‘riverbank’ or ofer ‘slope’ as the first element.

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Overton in entry for Ed Bytheway, "England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918"
  • Mary Overton in entry for Edwd Bytheway, "England, Herefordshire Bishop's Transcripts, 1583-1898"
  • Mary Overton in entry for Edward Bytheway, "England, Shropshire Parish Registers, 1538-1918"

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