Mary A. Winchester

14 May 1862–
Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Mary A.

When Mary A. Winchester was born on 14 May 1862, in Colrain, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Horace Hale Winchester, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann Felker, was 34.

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Family Time Line

Horace Hale Winchester
1824–1895
Mary Ann Felker
1827–1891
John Winchester
1849–1930
Martin William Winchester
1850–1932
Charles WINCHESTER
1851–
Ella WINCHESTER
1852–1947
John Emory Winchester
1852–1933
Clara Abby Winchester
1857–1929
Clark Winchester
1857–
Mary A. Winchester
1862–
Ella M Winchester
1862–1954
Charles Horace Winchester
1868–1954
Rose Winchester
1870–
James Winchester
1872–

Parents and Siblings

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World Events (3)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 1

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1865

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from the city in Hampshire, so named from the addition of Old English ceaster ‘Roman fort or walled city’ (Latin castra ‘legionary camp’) to the Romano-British name Venta, of disputed origin.

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

Sources (2)

  • Mary A Winchester, "Massachusetts Births, 1841-1915"
  • Mary A. Winchester, "Massachusetts, Births and Christenings, 1639-1915"

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