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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Family Time Line

William Beckham Stribling
1816–1863
Mary Evelyn Pettigrew Verner
1825–1891
Marriage: 16 September 1848
Eugene Stribling
1849–1913
William Verner Stribling
1851–1943
Robert Kincheloe Stribling
1852–1925
John Beckham Stribling
1855–1925
Clayton Perry Stribling
1857–1908
Julius Stark Stribling
1858–1882
Sara Jane Gertrude Stribling
1860–1932
Sidney Pettigrew Stribling
1862–1945

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 September 1848
Leake, Mississippi, United States
children

(8)

    Eugene Stribling

    Male1849–1913Male

    Male1851–1943Male

    Robert Kincheloe Stribling

    Male1852–1925Male

    John Beckham Stribling

    Male1855–1925Male

    Male1857–1908Male

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(14)

    Female1821–1884Female

    Eliza A Verner

    Female1822–Female

    Eliza Emelia Verner

    Female1823–1923Female

    John Word Verner

    Male1824–1924Male

    Elizabeth Verner

    Female1825–1925Female

+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.
1846

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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