Mary Elizabeth Conner

28 July 1846–29 May 1929 (Age 82)
Sigourney, Keokuk, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Conner was born on 28 July 1846, in Sigourney, Keokuk, Iowa, United States, her father, Charles Conner, was 41 and her mother, Mary Ann Cross, was 35. She married William Allen on 2 December 1858, in Polk, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Election Precinct 19 Jackson, Polk, Oregon, United States in 1900 and Wallowa, Union, Oregon, United States in 1910. She died on 29 May 1929, in Medford, Jackson, Oregon, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Lostine Cemetery, Lostine, Wallowa, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Warren Hearing
Mary Elizabeth Conner
Marriage: 27 September 1865
Alice Augusta Hearing
James Hearing
Samuel Hearing
Merlin V. Hearing
Alora Hearing
Charlie Hearing
Baby Hearing
George Arther Hearing
May Belle Hearing
Samantha Agnes "Mattie" Herring
Effie J. Hearing
Eliza Mary Hearing
Violet Maud Hearing
Dora Luella Hearing
Charles Elmer Hearing
Merland Van Hearing

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  • Marriage
    27 September 1865Linn, Oregon, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1847 · The Great Seal of the State of Iowa is made
    Age 1
    The Great Seal of the State of Iowa was created in 1847 and depicts a soldier standing in a wheat field surrounded by symbols including farming, mining, and transportation with the Mississippi River in the background. An eagle overhead bears the state motto.
    Age 17
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 22
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish: variant of Connor .English: occupational name for an examiner or inspector, especially of ale, from Middle English connere, cunnere ‘inspector’, an agent derivative of cun(nen) ‘to examine’.

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

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    Sources (26)

    • Mary E. O'Connor Hearing Hearing in entry for Merland V. Hearing, "Oregon, Oregon State Archives, Births, 1842-1917"
    • Mary Leach in household of Frank Leach, "United States Census, 1900"
    • Mary Connor in entry for W H Hamlin and Daisy Eads, "Washington, County Marriages, 1855-2008"

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