Mary Hosford

about 1854–9 May 1923 (Age 69)
New York, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Hosford was born about 1854, in New York, United States, her father, Morton Hosford, was 38 and her mother, Sally J Tyler, was 35. She had at least 2 daughters with Frederick Norton. She lived in Auburn, Cayuga, New York, United States in 1880 and Throop, Cayuga, New York, United States for about 8 years. She died on 9 May 1923, in Osnaburg Township, Stark, Ohio, United States, at the age of 69.

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Family Time Line

Frederick Norton
Mary Hosford
Grace Norton
Nina M Norton

Spouse and Children

    Frederick Norton





    Grace Norton


    Nina M Norton


Parents and Siblings

    Morton Hosford


    Sally J Tyler




    William L. Hosford


    Hannah Hosford


    Franklin C. Hosford




+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 6

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Horsford . The surname was taken to Ireland in the 17th century.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Hosford in household of Morton Hosford, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary F Norton in household of Frederick Norton, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary Norton, "New York State Census, 1892"

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