Mary P Hall

1846–about 1887 (Age 41)
Dallas, Texas, United States

The Life of Mary P

When Mary P Hall was born in 1846, in Dallas, Texas, United States, her father, David Lewis Hall, was 29 and her mother, Elusia Catherine Rawlins, was 24. She married Thomas Alexander Dunlap in 1868, in Tarrant, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States in 1850 and Justice Precinct 6, Tarrant, Texas, United States in 1880. She died about 1887, in Texas, United States, at the age of 41.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Alexander Dunlap
1845–1916
Mary P Hall
1846–1887
Marriage: 1868
Katherine Isabel Dunlap
1869–1949
Melvina Jane Dunlap
1871–1953
William Lewis Dunlap
1873–1917
Ada Rebecca Dunlap
1874–1954
Fielding Alexander Dunlap
1878–1906
Green Thompson Dunlap
1881–1957
Joseph H. Dunlap
1883–1886
Nannie Dunlap
1886–1887

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1868
Tarrant, Texas, United States
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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World Events (8)

1846

Age 0

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1846 · Mexican-American War

Age 0

Known in the United States as the Mexican War. President Antonio Lopez de Santa Anna did not officially acknowledge the secession of Texas, and interpreted the US involvement with Texas as an invasion of borders. Mexican forces attacked American forces in an event called the Thornton Affair, prompting President James K. Polk to send a request for war to Congress. The war ended when the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo was signed on February 2, 1848, which required the Mexican Cession of the northern territories and acceptance of the Rio Grande as the southern border of the United States. At the same time, the U.S. committed to pay Mexico $15 million for war damages and assumed roughly $3.25 million of their existing debt.
1861 · Texas Secedes from the United States

Age 15

On February 1, 1861, Texas seceded from the United States. On March 2, 1861, they had joined with the Confederate States of America.

Name Meaning

English, Scottish, Irish, German, and Scandinavian: from Middle English hall (Old English heall), Middle High German halle, Old Norse hōll all meaning ‘hall’ (a spacious residence), hence a topographic name for someone who lived in or near a hall or an occupational name for a servant employed at a hall. In some cases it may be a habitational name from places named with this word, which in some parts of Germany and Austria in the Middle Ages also denoted a salt mine. The English name has been established in Ireland since the Middle Ages, and, according to MacLysaght, has become numerous in Ulster since the 17th century.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary F Dunlop in household of Thos A Dunlop, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary P Hall in household of David S Hall, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Molly Hall in entry for Janie Keath, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"

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