Mary Larkins

30 October 1844–19 February 1920 (Age 75)
Randolph's Landing, Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Larkins was born on 30 October 1844, in Randolph's Landing, Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States, her father, James W. Larkins, was 31 and her mother, Rebecca Becky Sharp, was 30. She married Elias Wilson on 16 February 1866. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Olive Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States for about 10 years and Orange Township, Meigs, Ohio, United States in 1900. She died on 19 February 1920, in Troy Township, Athens, Ohio, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Coolville, Athens, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elias Wilson
Mary Larkins
Marriage: 16 February 1866
Belle Mays Wilson
Marie Wilson
Rosette Maud Wilson
Charlotte May Wilson
Elias Henry Wilson
Arthur Wilson
Carrie Wilson
Frederick E. Wilson
Mannie Wilson
Mary Wilson

Spouse and Children

16 February 1866
Meigs, Ohio, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    James W. Larkins


    Rebecca Becky Sharp




    Seth Larkins


    Sarah Larkins


    Elias Larkins


    Jane Larkins


    Elizabeth Larkins


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World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1847 · Hollywood Cemetery Established

Age 3

Hollywood Cemetery was established in 1847 in Richmond Virginia. This is where Presidents James Monroe and John Tyler are buried. During the Civil War it became the largest military interments and a large section dedicated to military burials. Jefferson Davis a well known Confederate is also buried here. Many other notable people are also buried here.
1864 · Arlington Cemetery

Age 20

Arlington Cemetery is a military cemetery. It was originally a plantation owned by George Washington Parke Custis. This is the location of Robert E. Lee, 16,000 Civil War soldiers, William Howard Taft, John, Jackie, Robert, and Edward Kennedy. The tomb of the unknown soldier is also located here it was dedicated on November 11, 1921. It contains the remains of those soldiers unknown from WWI, WWII, Korea, and Vietnam.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Larkin 1.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Wilson in household of Elias Wilson, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Wilson in household of Elias Wilson, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Wilson in household of Elias Wilson, "United States Census, 1900"

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