Mahala Ann Mack

1834–1857 (Age 23)
Orangeburg, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States

The Life of Mahala Ann

When Mahala Ann Mack was born in 1834, in Orangeburg, Orangeburg, South Carolina, United States, her father, Jacob Jackson Mack Sr, was 21 and her mother, Mariah James, was 24. She died on 20 May 1857, in South Carolina, United States, at the age of 23.

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Jacob Jackson Mack Sr
Mariah James
Elizabeth Ann Mack
Lovy Mack
Jacob Adam Mack
Mahala Ann Mack
Infantgirl Mack
Infantgirl Mack
Hener Mack
John Riley

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World Events (3)

1835 · Angry Mob Seizes U-S Mail

Age 1

On August 31, 1835, in Charleston, South Carolina an angry mob takes control over the U-S mail and burns it in public.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Age 12

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

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (Berwickshire) and Irish: from the Old Norse personal name Makkr, a form of Magnus (Old Irish Maccus).2 North German, Dutch, and French (Alsace): from the Germanic personal name Macco, Makko, a pet form of a compound name with the initial element māg- ‘kinsman’.3 Shortened form of any of the many Scottish and Irish names beginning M(a)c-.

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

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  • Mahala Mack in household of J Mack, "United States Census, 1850"

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