Mary Ann Carr

14 September 1855–7 June 1933 (Age 77)
Simcoe, Ontario, Canada

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Carr was born on 14 September 1855, her father, John Carr, was 59 and her mother, Jane English, was 46. She married John Pollock on 29 November 1876, in West Gwillimbury, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in West Gwillimbury, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada in 1881 and Simcoe, Ontario, Canada in 1911. She died on 7 June 1933, in Cookstown, Innisfil, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

John Pollock
1849–1919
Mary Ann Carr
1855–1933
Marriage: 29 November 1876
William Groeller ( Gavin) Pollock
1877–1927
Margaret Jane Pollock
1879–1908
Isaac Ernest Pollock
1879–1913
Rebecca Ann Pollock
1881–
Jessie Levinah Pollock
1884–1941
Mary O Pollock
1886–
Mabel Elizabeth Pollock
1889–1955
Beatrice Pollock
1891–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
29 November 1876
West Gwillimbury, Simcoe, Ontario, Canada
children

(8)

    William Groeller ( Gavin) Pollock

    Male1877–1927Male

    Margaret Jane Pollock

    Female1879–1908Female

    Isaac Ernest Pollock

    Male1879–1913Male

    Rebecca Ann Pollock

    Female1881–Female

    Jessie Levinah Pollock

    Female1884–1941Female

+3 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    John Carr

    Male1796–1872Male

    Jane English

    Female1809–1899Female

siblings

(11)

    William Carr

    Male1828–1889Male

    Alexander Carr

    Male1832–1886Male

    Gilbert Carr

    Male1833–Male

    Elizabeth Carr

    Female1838–1912Female

    John Carr

    Male1840–Male

+6 More Children

World Events (5)

1867 · Ontario Founded

Age 12

On July 1, 1867, the province of Ontario was founded. It is the second largest province in Canada. A third of the population of Canada live here. Before it was Ontario it was called Upper Canada and had a Governor.
1869

Age 14

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1883 · Mining Boom

Age 28

In 1883, there was a mining boom in Northern Ontario when mineral deposits were found near Sudbury. Thomas Flanagan was the blacksmith for the Canadian Pacific Railway that noticed the deposits in the river.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English and Scottish: variant of Kerr .2 Irish (Ulster): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Carra ‘descendant of Carra’, a byname meaning ‘spear’.3 Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Chathair, a Donegal name meaning ‘son of the servant of Cathair’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary A. Pollock in household of John Pollock, "Canada Census, 1881"
  • Mary Ann Pollick in household of John Pollick, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • M A Carr in entry for W G Pollock and Mabel Robinson, "Ontario Marriages, 1869-1927"

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