Mary Elizabeth Puderbaugh

2 October 1851–2 August 1899 (Age 47)
Darke, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Puderbaugh was born on 2 October 1851, in Darke, Ohio, United States, her father, John Allen Puderbaugh, was 41 and her mother, Mary Ann Michael, was 33. She married Amos Collins in December 1873, in Randolph, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Ward Township, Randolph, Indiana, United States in 1880. She died on 2 August 1899, in Randolph, Indiana, United States, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Amos Collins
Mary Elizabeth Puderbaugh
Marriage: December 1873
Laotta Collins

Spouse and Children

December 1873
Randolph, Indiana, United States


Parents and Siblings



    Aaron Puderbaugh



    William Allen Puderbaugh


    John Michael Puderbaugh



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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 5

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 9

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 14

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

German: variant of Puterbaugh .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth Collins in household of Amos Collins, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary E Puderbaugh, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"
  • Mary Pudebaugh, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"

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