Mary Wesley

1 September 1818–11 June 1903 (Age 84)
Toronto, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Mary

When Mary Wesley was born on 1 September 1818, in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, her father, Henry Wesley, was 25 and her mother, Anne Toole, was 27. She married Theodore Minthorn on 4 January 1842, in Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 9 daughters. She lived in Springdale Township, Cedar, Iowa, United States in 1860. She died on 11 June 1903, in Newberg, Yamhill, Oregon, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Newberg, Yamhill, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

Theodore Minthorn
1817–1866
Mary Wesley
1818–1903
Marriage: 4 January 1842
Anna Minthorn
1842–1930
Elizabeth Minthorn
1845–
Rachel Minthorn
1851–
Emily Minthorn
1853–
Ellen Minthorn
1845–1917
Dr. Henry John Minthorn
1846–1922
Hulda Randall Minthorn
1848–1884
Molly Minthorn
1848–1849
Agnes Randal Minthorn
1851–1927
Phoebe Minthorn
1854–1922
Pennington W. Minthorn
1858–1940

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
4 January 1842
Toronto, York, Ontario, Canada
children

(11)

    Anna Minthorn

    Female1842–1930Female

    Elizabeth Minthorn

    Female1845–Female

    Ellen Minthorn

    Female1845–1917Female

    Dr. Henry John Minthorn

    Male1846–1922Male

    Female1848–1884Female

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Wesley

    Male1793–1864Male

    Female1790–1872Female

siblings

(16)

    Sidney Wesley

    Female1815–Female

    Solomon Wesley

    Male1816–1889Male

    Female1818–1903Female

    John Wasley

    Male1820–1876Male

    Henry Wasley

    Male1822–Male

+11 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 2

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1846

Age 28

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places named with the Old English elements west ‘west’ + lēah ‘wood’, ‘clearing’, as for example Westley in Cambridgeshire and Suffolk, and Westleigh in Devon and Greater Manchester.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Manthorne in household of Theodore Manthorne, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Wesly in entry for Ellen Marshall, "North Carolina, Department of Archives and History, Index to Vital Records, 1800-2000"
  • Mary Wesley in entry for Pennington W Minthorn, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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