Mary Jane Allison

18 June 1857–19 February 1908
Holy Island, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Allison was born on 18 June 1857, in Holy Island, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Allinson, was 41 and her mother, Ann Bell, was 40. She married Thomas Cromarty on 21 July 1878, in Holy Island, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She was buried in Holy Island, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Cromarty
Mary Jane Allison
Marriage: 21 July 1878
Isabella Barbara Cromarty
Thomas Cromarty
George Allison Cromarty

Spouse and Children

21 July 1878
Holy Island, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom


    Isabella Barbara Cromarty


    Thomas Cromarty


    George Allison Cromarty


Parents and Siblings

    George Allinson






    Jane Allinson


    Elisabeth Allison


    Joseph Allinson


    Thomas Adams Allison


+7 More Children

World Events (4)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 23

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 27

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 47

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from a Middle English male personal name: in most cases probably Allen , but other possibilities include a variant of Ellis or a short form of Alexander . In some instances, it may be from a female personal name, Alise or Alice ( see Allis ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Jane Cromarty in household of Thomas Cromarty, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Mary Jane Allison, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
  • Mary Jane Allison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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