Mary A. Stephens

1813–15 March 1869 (Age 56)
Missouri Township, Boone, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary A.

When Mary A. Stephens was born in 1813, in Missouri Township, Boone, Missouri, United States, her father, Wilford Stephens, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth Clarke, was 27. She married Thomas Ezell on 9 October 1839, in White, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 15 March 1869, in Illinois, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Stoney Point Cemetery, New Canton, Pleasant Vale Township, Pike, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Ezell
Mary A. Stephens
Marriage: 9 October 1839
Samuel Ezzell
Margaret Elizabeth Ezzell
Louisa Jane Ezzell
John Thomas Ezzell
Mary Izzell
Abraham J. Morrow
William J Ezell

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Ezell



9 October 1839
White, Illinois, United States


    Samuel Ezzell



    Louisa Jane Ezzell


    John Thomas Ezzell


    Mary Izzell


+2 More Children

Parents and Siblings



World Events (8)


Age 5

Illinois is the 21st state.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 6

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. 
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 17

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Stephen ( see Steven ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary A Stephens, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"
  • Mary A Stephens in entry for Thomas J Ezell, "Illinois Marriages, 1815-1935"
  • Mary A. Ezzell, "Find A Grave Index"

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