Mary Warden

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Warden was born on 16 March 1764, in Stonington, New London, Connecticut, United States, her father, Benjamin Worden, was 41 and her mother, Thankfull Edwards, was 43. She died on 25 January 1859, in Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 94, and was buried in Center Cemetery, Richmond, Berkshire, Massachusetts, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Worden
1723–
Thankfull Edwards
1721–1798
Amos Worden
1738–1783
Thomas Worden
1748–
Sarah Warden
1745–
Peleg Warden
1747–
Isaac Worden
1750–1781
Phebe Warden
1752–
Thankful Worden
1753–
Asa Warden
1755–
Hendrick Worden
1757–
Mary Warden
1764–1859
James Denison Worden
1766–
Susannah Worden
1768–
Benjamin Worden
1771–
Appleton Warden
1773–1859

Sources (4)

  • Mary Worden, "Connecticut, Births and Christenings, 1649-1906"
  • Mary Werden Peck, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mary Worden, "Connecticut, Vital Records, Prior to 1850"

World Events (8)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

1781 · British Forces Capture Fort Griswold

The capture of Fort Griswold was the final act of treason that Benedict Arnold committed. This would be a British victory. On the American side 85 were killed, 35 wounded and paroled, 28 taken prisoner, 13 escaped, and 1 twelve year old was captured and released.

1789

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: occupational name for a watchman or guard, from Anglo-Norman French wardein, Old French gardein ‘one who keeps guard, a warden’, i.e. a gate-keeper, porter, or sentinel.

English: habitational name from any of various places, for example in Bedfordshire, County Durham, Kent, Northumerland, and Northamptonshire, called Warden, from Old English weard ‘watch’ + dūn ‘hill’. Compare Wardlaw and Wardle 2.

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

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