Mary Carpenter

1795–after 1870 (Age 75)
Otsego, New York, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Carpenter was born in 1795, in Otsego, New York, United States. She married Darius Allen in 1812. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 4 daughters. She lived in New York, United States in 1865 and Illinois, United States in 1870. She died after 1870, in Bureau, Illinois, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Darius Allen
1795–1840
Mary Carpenter
1795–1870
Marriage: 1812
allen
1815–
Sarah Ann Allen
1818–1904
Susan C Allen
1825–1880
Elida E. Allen
1828–1871
Darius Tracy Allen
1833–1864

Spouse and Children

    Darius Allen

    Male1795–1840Male

    Female1795–1870Female

MARRIAGE
1812
children

(5)

    allen

    Female1815–Female

    Sarah Ann Allen

    Female1818–1904Female

    Susan C Allen

    Female1825–1880Female

    Elida E. Allen

    Female1828–1871Female

    Darius Tracy Allen

    Male1833–1864Male

World Events (8)

1797 · Albany is Named Capital of New York

Age 2

Albany became the capital of New York in 1797. Albany is the oldest continuous settlement of the original 13 colonies.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 5

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1818

Age 23

Illinois is the 21st state.

Name Meaning

1 English: occupational name for a worker in wood, Norman French carpentier (from Late Latin carpentarius ‘cartwright’).2 Translation of German Zimmermann , French Charpentier , Italian Carpentieri , or cognates and equivalents in various other languages.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • May Clark in household of Elijah Clark, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Clark in household of Alonso P Clark, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Mary Clark in household of Charles Hatch, "United States Census, 1870"

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