Mary Owen

1800–1848 (Age 48)
Connecticut, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Owen was born in 1800, in Connecticut, United States. She married Samuel Chapel in 1819, in Connecticut, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She died before 1848, at the age of 47.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Chapel
1794–1883
Mary Owen
1800–1848
Marriage: 1819
Penelope Owen Chapel
1818–1887
Clarissa Chapel
1828–1890
Goodhuy Chapel
1833–

Spouse and Children

    Samuel Chapel

    Male1794–1883Male

    Female1800–1848Female

MARRIAGE
1819
Connecticut, United States
children

(3)

World Events (7)

1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

Age 0

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
1802 · Brass is Discovered

Age 2

"In 1802, brass was identified in Waterbury, Connecticut. This gave the city the nickname ""The Brass City."" Brass dominated the city and helped to create the city. The motto of the city is Quid Aere Perennius, which means What is more lasting than brass? in Latin."
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

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. 

Name Meaning

Some derive this name from the Irish name Eogan, signifying "youth." Others think it comes from the name Eugenius or from the name Owain, signifying "apt to serve or minister." Owein is an Anglo-Norman form of Owen.

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Sources (1)

  • Mary Chapel in entry for Levi M Mack, "Wisconsin, County Marriages, 1836-1911"

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