Mary Emily Randal

15 August 1836–25 March 1910 (Age 73)
McNairy, Tennessee, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Emily

When Mary Emily Randal was born on 15 August 1836, in McNairy, Tennessee, United States, her father, Dr. John Leonard Randal Sr., was 36 and her mother, Sarah McNeil Kyle, was 29. She married James Ashworth Broocks on 2 May 1855, in San Augustine, San Augustine, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Justice Precinct 4, Bastrop, Texas, United States in 1880 and Hale, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 25 March 1910, in Plainview, Hale, Texas, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Plainview, Hale, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lafayette Ebenezer "Ebby" Speed
Mary Emily Randal
Marriage: 13 May 1866
Carlton Dekalb Speed
Lewis Speed
about 1869–
Alice ( Allie) Speed
about 1870–
Lois Almedia Speed
about 1869–1950
John Lafayette Speed
about 1870–1881
Guy Benard Speed
Hugh Patrick Speed
Mary Evelyn "Eva" Speed
Ruth Irene Speed
Robert Dale Owen Speed

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 May 1866San Augustine, San Augustine, Texas, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries: 1837: Bastrop, Republic of Texas 1845: Bastrop, Texas, United States
    Age 10
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States
    Age 25
    On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Randall .Norwegian: habitational name from the farm name Randal in Gulen, a compound of Old Norse runnr ‘copse, thicket, grove’ + dalr ‘valley’.

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

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    Sources (22)

    • Mary Randal in entry for Lois Almedia Cooke, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary O Speed in household of Lafayette E Speed, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Mary E Broocks, "Texas, County Marriage Records, 1837-1965"

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