Mary Yeager

about 1848–
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Yeager was born about 1848, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Yeager, was 33 and her mother, Elizabeth McNeely, was 33.

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Family Time Line

John Yeager
1815–
Elizabeth McNeely
1815–1894
Frederick Criss Yeager
1841–1893
Lydia Ann Yeager
1845–
James C Yeager
1848–
Mary Yeager
1848–
John Yeager
1851–
Alfred Yeager
1843–1893
Margaret Yeager
1852–1923
William Yeager
1855–1928
George Washington Yeager
1857–1939

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Frederick Criss Yeager

    Male1841–1893Male

    Male1843–1893Male

    Lydia Ann Yeager

    Female1845–Female

    James C Yeager

    Male1848–Male

    Female1848–Female

+4 More Children

World Events (3)

1863

Age 15

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 15

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 15

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Jäger ( see Jaeger ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Yeager in household of John Yeager, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Yeager in household of John Yeager, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Yeager - Government record: birth-name: Mary Yeager

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