Mary Ellen Hendricks

14 March 1844–24 May 1921 (Age 77)
Lincoln, Missouri, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Hendricks was born on 14 March 1844, in Lincoln, Missouri, United States, her father, Hiram Aaron Hendricks, was 35 and her mother, Elizabeth R. Freas, was 32. She married Bartlett E Capps on 16 July 1863, in Lincoln, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Washington Township, St. Clair, Missouri, United States for about 10 years and Nevada, Vernon, Missouri, United States in 1920. She died on 24 May 1921, in Center Township, Vernon, Missouri, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Van Buren Township, Newton, Missouri, United States.

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Family Time Line

Bartlett E Capps
1840–1924
Mary Ellen Hendricks
1844–1921
Marriage: 16 July 1863
Judith Almeda Capps
1864–1885
William Berg Capps
1867–1935
Hyrum F. Capps
1868–
Sarah Ellen Capps
1872–1952
Birdie Capps
1873–1950
Iva R Capps
1881–1929

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
16 July 1863
Lincoln, Missouri, United States
children

(6)

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Parents and Siblings

    Hiram Aaron Hendricks

    Male1808–1885Male

    Elizabeth R. Freas

    Female1811–1883Female

siblings

(10)

    Hanna S. Hendricks

    Female1831–1896Female

    William W. Hendricks

    Male1834–1914Male

    George Washington Hendricks

    Male1839–1914Male

    Eliza Jane Hendricks

    Female1841–1914Female

    Female1844–1921Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1846

Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860

Age 16

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
1865

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

Dutch, German, and English: patronymic from the personal name Hendrick .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Caps in household of Bartlett Caps, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary E Capp in household of Barlett Capp, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Capps in household of Charlie Capps, "United States Census, 1920"

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