Mary Downing

31 August 1707–1742 (Age 34)
Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Downing was born on 31 August 1707, in Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, United States, her father, John Downing, was 23 and her mother, Elizabeth Harrison, was 28. She married Thomas Pickering on 7 February 1727, in Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1742, in her hometown, at the age of 35.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Pickering
1703–1781
Mary Downing
1707–1742
Marriage: 7 February 1727
Nicholas Pickering
1727–1808
Elizabeth Pickering
1729–1762
Benjamin Pickering
1730–
Temperance Pickering
1731–1823
John Gee Pickering
1733–1795
Dorothy Pickering
1734–
James Pickering
1737–1796
Mary Pickering
1739–1739

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 February 1727
Newington, Rockingham, New Hampshire, British Colonial America
children

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Parents and Siblings

siblings

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Name Meaning

1 Irish: sometimes of English origin, but in County Kerry it is usually an Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Duinnín ( see Dineen ).2 English: patronymic from a variant of Dunn 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Downing in entry for Elizabeth Pickering, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Mary Downing in entry for Mary Pickering, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Mary Downing in entry for Elizabeth Pickering, "New Hampshire Birth Records, Early to 1900"

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