Mary Dann

9 October 1825–4 October 1883 (Age 57)
Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Dann was born on 9 October 1825, in Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, United Kingdom, her father, David Dann, was 30 and her mother, Sarah Elizabeth Baker, was 24. She married John Dann on 13 March 1847, in Hailsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom. She lived in Hailsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 4 October 1883, at the age of 57, and was buried in Germond Cemetery, Bradley, Allegan, Michigan, United States.

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John Dann
Mary Dann
Marriage: 13 March 1847

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13 March 1847
Hailsham, Sussex, England, United Kingdom

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World Events (8)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

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.
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 8

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a woodland pasture, from Middle English denn ‘woodland pasture, especially for swine’ (Old English denn, dænn).2 Scottish: from a short form of the personal name Daniel .3 German and French (Alsace): topographic name for someone who lived by a pine tree, from Old High German tanna ‘pine tree’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Dann in household of David Dann, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
  • Mary Dann in household of John Dann, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Mary Dann, "Find A Grave Index"

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