Mary Evelyn Pettigrew Verner

25 November 1825–29 January 1891 (Age 65)
Monroe, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Mary Evelyn Pettigrew

When Mary Evelyn Pettigrew Verner was born on 25 November 1825, in Monroe, Mississippi, United States, her father, William Edmonson Verner, was 37 and her mother, Eleanor Word Hooper, was 25. She married William Beckham Stribling on 16 September 1848, in Leake, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Mississippi, United States in 1870 and Walnut Grove, Leake, Mississippi, United States in 1880. She died on 29 January 1891, in Free Trade, Leake, Mississippi, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Shockalo Cemetery, Free Trade, Leake, Mississippi, United States.

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William Beckham Stribling
Mary Evelyn Pettigrew Verner
Marriage: 16 September 1848
Eugene Stribling
William Verner Stribling
Robert Kincheloe Stribling
John Beckham Stribling
Clayton Perry Stribling
Julius Stark Stribling
Sara Jane Gertrude Stribling
Sidney Pettigrew Stribling

Spouse and Children

16 September 1848
Leake, Mississippi, United States


    Eugene Stribling



    Robert Kincheloe Stribling


    John Beckham Stribling



+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings




    Eliza A Verner


    Eliza Emelia Verner


    John Word Verner


    Elizabeth Verner


+9 More Children

World Events (7)

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 5

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
1830 · The Oregon Trail

Age 5

Many people started their 2,170-mile West trek to settle the land found by Louis and Clark. They used large-wheeled wagons to pack most of their belongings and were guided by trails that were made by the previous trappers and traders who walked the area. Over time the trail needed annual improvements to make the trip faster and safer. Most of Interstate 80 and 84 cover most of the ground that was the original trail.

Age 21

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

Name Meaning

1 Czech or other Slavic respelling of German Werner .2 Scottish: of uncertain origin, probably a variant of Warner .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Stribling in household of William B Stribling, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary E P Stribling in household of Wm B Stribling, "United States Census, 1860"
  • M E P Stribling, "United States Census, 1880"

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