Mary Elizabeth Turfler

June 1872–23 August 1934 (Age 62)
Rockland, New York, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

Mary Elizabeth Turfler was born in June 1872, in Rockland, New York, United States as the daughter of Francis A. Turfler and Mary E. Alger. She married Frank Clement Vail on 31 March 1896, in Manhattan, New York County, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Warwick, Warwick, Orange, New York, United States in 1900. She died on 23 August 1934, in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States, at the age of 62, and was buried in Saint Petersburg, Pinellas, Florida, United States.

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Family Time Line

Frank Clement Vail
Mary Elizabeth Turfler
Marriage: 31 March 1896
Russell Alger Vail

Spouse and Children

31 March 1896
Manhattan, New York County, New York, United States


    Russell Alger Vail


Parents and Siblings

    Francis A. Turfler


    Mary E. Alger




World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 3

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1878 · St. Mary's Episcopal Church is Built

Age 6

The Episcopal Diocese of Florida organized a mission church in 1878 to provide a location that could serve seasonal guests. Visitors and residents from Green Cove Springs raised over $1000 to build the church. On March 10, 1879, the Church held its first service. This location is notable because it would eventually be added to U.S. National Register of Historic Places (February 17, 1978).
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 18

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

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Sources (3)

  • Mary T Vail in household of Frank C Vail, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Vail, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary E Vail in household of Frank C Vail, "United States Census, 1900"

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