Mary L Toliver

Female1792–21 March 1887

Brief Life History of Mary L

When Mary L Toliver was born in 1792, in Alleghany, North Carolina, United States, her father, John Toliver, was 32 and her mother, Tabitha Howell, was 27. She had at least 6 sons and 7 daughters with Daniel Chance. She lived in McLean, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1850 and Gridley Township, McLean, Illinois, United States in 1860. She died on 21 March 1887, in Lexington, McLean, Illinois, United States, at the age of 95, and was buried in Lexington Cemetery, Lexington, McLean, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Chance
Mary L Toliver
Denitha Chance
Rebecca Chance
about 1825–
Alfred Chance
Green Chance
Tabitha Chance
James Chance
John Chance
about 1825–1896
Absalom Chance
Elizabeth Ann “Betsy” Chance
Polly Ann Chance
Deborah Chance
Sarah Jane Chance

Sources (4)

  • Polly Chance in household of Daniel Chance, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Polly Chance in household of Daniel Chance, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary L Chance, "Find A Grave Index"

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Children (13)

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Siblings (10)

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World Events (8)

1792 · Capital City Moved

Age 0

New Bern had been the capital of North Carolina in its early days. In 1792, the capital was moved to Raleigh because it was more the center of the state.

1794 · Creating the Eleventh Amendment

Age 2

The Eleventh Amendment restricts the ability of any people to start a lawsuit against the states in federal court.

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 27

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

Variant of Tolliver , a surname of ultimately Italian origin.

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

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