Mary Fountain

October 1701–11 April 1777 (Age 75)
Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Fountain was born in October 1701, in Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Fountain Jr., was 39 and her mother, Dennis Chad, was 31. She married Francis Horne III on 17 August 1729. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 11 April 1777, in her hometown, at the age of 75, and was buried in Stoke Hammond, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Francis Horne III
1699–1779
Mary Fountain
1701–1777
Marriage: 17 August 1729
Woodward Horn
1730–1768
Mary Horn
1732–1818
William Horn
1736–
Sarah Hone
1739–
Francis Horne IV
1739–
John Hone
1740–
John Horne
1744–1749

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
17 August 1729
Stoke Hammand, Buckingham, England
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Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived near a spring or well, from Old French fontane, Middle English fontayne ‘fountain’; in some cases the name may have arisen from French habitational names ( Fontaine , Fonteyne, Lafontaine) of the same derivation.

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

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  • Mary in entry for Jno. Hone, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Sarah Hone, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary in entry for Jn. Hones, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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