Mary Dyson

about 1782–
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

Mary Dyson was born about 1782, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. She married Joseph Greaves on 10 March 1802, in Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom.

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Joseph Greaves
Mary Dyson
Marriage: 10 March 1802

Spouse and Children

10 March 1802
Prestwich, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

World Events (3)


Age 33

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Age 41

Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.
1825 · Museum of Lancashire

Age 43

The Museum of Lancashire is located in the former courthouse of Preston in Lancashire, England. The building was designed by Thomas Rickman. Some the exhibits include Lancashire through the years, at work, at play, goes to war, and law and order. All depict different times and events in Lancashire county. The museum closed in 2015 and is now only opened for scheduled appointments.

Name Meaning

1 English (chiefly Yorkshire): metronymic from Dye .2 Possibly an Americanized spelling of Danish, German, and Norwegian Theisen or German Theissen .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Mary Dyson, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"

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