Mary Gertrude Blaine

about 1850–
Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa

The Life of Mary Gertrude

When Mary Gertrude Blaine was born about 1850, in Grahamstown, Cape Colony, South Africa, her father, Henry Blaine, was 37 and her mother, Margaret Ann Shaw, was 31. She married George Carden on 23 August 1866, in Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

George Carden
1835–
Mary Gertrude Blaine
1850–
Marriage: 23 August 1866
John Cecil Carden
1870–1954
Percy Theodore Carden
–1942
William Alfred Carden
1872–1951
Ethel Gertrude Carden
1873–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 August 1866
Grahamstown, Eastern Cape, South Africa
children

(4)

    John Cecil Carden

    Male1870–1954Male

    Male1872–1951Male

    Ethel Gertrude Carden

    Female1873–Female

    Percy Theodore Carden

    Male–1942Male

Parents and Siblings

    Henry Blaine

    Male1813–1886Male

    Margaret Ann Shaw

    Female1819–1908Female

siblings

(13)

    Henry William Locking Blaine

    Male1841–Male

    Benjamin Shaw Blaine

    Male1842–1923Male

    Robert Stickney Blaine

    Male1843–Male

    Alice Jane Blaine

    Female1845–1937Female

    Delbere Pritchett Blaine

    Male1848–Male

+8 More Children

World Events (8)

1852

Age 2

Sand River Convention. Britain recognizes Transvaal as the independent Afrikaner South African Republic.
1856

Age 6

Xhosa cattle sacrifices lead to famine.
1881

Age 31

Transvaal is restored as a republic. Pretoria Convention recognizes Transvaal independence.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Blain .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Gertrude Blaine in entry for Ethel Gertrude Carden, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"
  • Mary Gertrude Blaine in entry for Ethel Gertrude Carden, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"
  • Mary Gertrude Blaine in entry for Ethel Gertrude Carden, "Ireland Births and Baptisms, 1620-1881"

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