Mary Spicer

about 1772–19 February 1815 (Age 43)
Warwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

Mary Spicer was born about 1772, in Warwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Samuel Spicer and Sarah Spicer. She married James Tennant on 9 June 1794, in Warwick, Warwickshire, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She died on 19 February 1815, in Warwick, Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 43, and was buried in Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

James Tennant
Mary Spicer
1772–1815
Marriage: 9 June 1794
Samuel Tennant
1795–1850
Ann Tennant
1803–1831
Sarah Tennant
1800–1800
Mary Ann Tenant
1802–1867
James Tennant
1806–
Sarah Jane Tennant
1808–1858
Elizabeth Tennant
1810–
Mark Tennant
1813–1814

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union
Age 29
The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
Age 36
The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815
Age 43
The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a seller of spices, Middle English spic(i)er (a reduced form of Old French espicier, Late Latin speciarius, an agent derivative of species ‘spice’, ‘groceries’, ‘merchandise’).2 Jewish (from Poland): variant of Spitzer .

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

Possible Related Names

Spice
Spitzer

Sources (34)

  • Mary Tennant in entry for James Tennant, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"
  • Mary Tennant in entry for James Tennant, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"
  • Mary Tennant in entry for Sarah Tennant, "England, Warwickshire, Parish Registers, 1535-1963"

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