Mary Amrilla Harrington

23 April 1859–17 June 1923 (Age 64)

The Life Summary of Mary Amrilla

When Mary Amrilla Harrington was born on 23 April 1859, in Canada, her father, Paul Harrington, was 29 and her mother, Sophronia Chambers, was 23. She married Jason Alvin Day on 4 November 1877, in Imlay Township, Lapeer, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Michigan, United States in 1870 and Burlington Township, Lapeer, Michigan, United States for about 40 years. She died on 17 June 1923, in Lapeer, Michigan, United States, at the age of 64, and was buried in North Branch, Lapeer, Michigan, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jason Alvin Day
Mary Amrilla Harrington
Marriage: 4 November 1877
James Edward Day
Carl Herbert Day
Millie May Day
Mabel Day
Mina E. Day
William Winifred Day

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1877Imlay Township, Lapeer, Michigan, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    Age 10
    1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.
    Age 17
    The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of the three places called Harrington (Cumberland, Lincolnshire, Northamptonshire). The Cumberland placename derives from the Old English personal name Hæfer + Old English connective -ing- + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. The Lincolnshire placename derives from the Old English personal name Hearra + Old English connective -ing- + tūn. The Northamptonshire derives from an Old English personal name Hǣthhere + Old English connective -ing- + tūn ‘farmstead, estate’. Compare Herendeen .Irish: adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hArrachtáin ‘descendant of Arrachtán’, a personal name from a diminutive of arrachtach ‘mighty, powerful’.Irish: in Kerry, this name was adopted as an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hIongardail, later Ó hUrdáil, ‘descendant of Iongardal’, a personal name of uncertain origin.

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

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    Sources (50)

    • Amaretta Day in entry for Mabel Day, "Michigan, County Births, 1867-1917"
    • Amarella Day in household of Jacen Day, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Amrilla Harrington in entry for Wm. W. Day and Elsie E. Able, "Michigan Marriages, 1868-1925"

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