Esther Almira Mack

6 August 1824–1895 (Age 70)
Gilead, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States

The Life of Esther Almira

When Esther Almira Mack was born on 6 August 1824, in Gilead, Hebron, Tolland, Connecticut, United States, her father, Ela Augustus Mack, was 22 and her mother, Ester Cone, was 21. She married Charles Bradley on 23 October 1850, in Kane, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Baldwin Township, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States in 1860 and Ames, Story, Iowa, United States in 1880. She died in 1895, at the age of 71, and was buried in Batavia Township, Kane, Illinois, United States.

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Charles Bradley
Esther Almira Mack
Marriage: 23 October 1850
Harriett A. Bradley

Spouse and Children

23 October 1850
Kane, Illinois, United States


    Harriett A. Bradley


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World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 1

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.
1832 · Black Hawk War

Age 8

"The Black Hawk War was a brief conflict between the United States and Native Americans led by Black Hawk, a Sauk leader. The war erupted soon after Black Hawk and a group of other tribes, known as the ""British Band"", crossed the Mississippi River, into Illinois, from Iowa Indian Territory in April 1832. Black Hawk's motives were ambiguous, but records show that he was hoping to avoid bloodshed while resettling on tribal land that had been given to the United States in the 1804 Treaty of St. Louis."

Age 22

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

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (Berwickshire) and Irish: from the Old Norse personal name Makkr, a form of Magnus (Old Irish Maccus).2 North German, Dutch, and French (Alsace): from the Germanic personal name Macco, Makko, a pet form of a compound name with the initial element māg- ‘kinsman’.3 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish names beginning M(a)c-.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Esther A Bradley in household of Charles Bradley, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Esther Almira Mack, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Esther Almira Mack, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"

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