Mary Cary

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Cary was born on 12 August 1744, in Bridgewater, Plymouth, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Isaac Cary, was 45 and her mother, Elizabeth Holloway, was 43. She married Charles Beardslee about 1760. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1784, in Sussex, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 40, and was buried in Hamburg, Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Charles Beardslee
1739–1803
Mary Cary
1744–1784
Marriage: about 1760
Sibyl Beardsley
1759–1820
Beverley Beardsley
1763–1825
William Beardsley Sr
1763–
James Beardsley
1764–
Pearl Beardsley
1766–
Paul Beardsley
1767–1787
John Beardsley
1773–1824

Sources (3)

  • Mary Cary Beardslee, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Estate of Elizabeth Carey - Last Will and Testament, Worcester County, Maryland, Will Books Vol. JW 4, pages 226-227.
  • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Cary -

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World Events (5)

1750

Historical Boundaries 1750: Morris, New Jersey Colony, British Colonial America 1753: New Town Township, Sussex, New Jersey Colony, British Colonial America 1762: Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey Colony, British Colonial America 1776: Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States of America 1793: Vernon Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States of America 1852: Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States of America 1920: Sussex, New Jersey, United States of America (became a borough)

1753

Historical Boundaries 1753: Sussex, New Jersey, British Colonial America 1776: Sussex, New Jersey, United States

1762

Historical Boundaries 1762: Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey Colony, British Colonial America (Royal Charter) 1776: Hardyston Township, Sussex, New Jersey, United States of America

Name Meaning

Irish (Donegal and Westmeath) and English: variant of Carey .

French: variant of Carry 2.

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

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