Mary L. Jennings

23 November 1858–
Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Mary L.

When Mary L. Jennings was born on 23 November 1858, in Plainfield, Union, New Jersey, United States, her father, Jacob M Jennings, was 30 and her mother, Rachel Dunham, was 26. She married Moses A. Haven on 30 April 1893, in Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Union, New Jersey, United States in 1860 and Washington, District of Columbia, United States for about 20 years.

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Moses A. Haven
Mary L. Jennings
Marriage: 30 April 1893
Edwin S. Haven
Charles Haven
George R. Haven
Hannah Haven

Spouse and Children

30 April 1893
Manhattan, New York City, New York, United States


    Edwin S. Haven


    Charles Haven


    George R. Haven


    Hannah Haven


Parents and Siblings


    Rachel Dunham




World Events (8)


Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Assassination Plot

Age 7

On April 14,1865, an assassination plot takes place. The first shot is President Lincoln by John Wilkes Booth while at Ford's Theater. The second is the secretary of State William H. Seward who is stabbed multiple times. The final is suppose to be the vice president Andrew Johnson but the would be assassin got cold feet.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 32

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: patronymic from the Middle English personal name Janyn, Jenyn, a pet form of John .2 German: patronymic from a pet form of the personal name Johannes ( see John ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary L Jenins in household of Jacob M Jenins, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary L Jennings in household of Jacob A Jennings, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary D Haven, "United States Census, 1920"

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