Mary Billingsley

about 1778–1818 (Age 40)
Harford, Maryland, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Billingsley was born about 1778, in Harford, Maryland, United States, her father, Walter Billingsley, was 34 and her mother, Ruth Clarke, was 32. She married John Williams on 1 January 1806, in Harford, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She died in 1818, in Fayette, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 40.

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Family Time Line

John Williams
1780–1855
Mary Billingsley
1778–1818
Marriage: 1 January 1806
Billingsley Williams
1807–1836
James Williams
1811–1862
William Williams
1818–1859

Spouse and Children

    John Williams

    Male1780–1855Male

    Female1778–1818Female

MARRIAGE
1 January 1806
Harford, Maryland, United States
children

(3)

    Billingsley Williams

    Male1807–1836Male

    James Williams

    Male1811–1862Male

    William Williams

    Male1818–1859Male

Parents and Siblings

    Walter Billingsley

    Male1744–1805Male

    Female1746–1850Female

siblings

(7)

    James Billingsley

    Male1775–1814Male

    Female1778–1818Female

    Walter Billingsley

    Male1782–1853Male

    Samuel Billingsley

    Male1784–1863Male

    Barzilla Billingsley

    Male1790–1856Male

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1780

Age 2

Pennsylvania was always against slavery, even though the first settlers, including Penn, came with slaves. Slavery was not prominent in the area.
1781 · The First Constitution

Age 3

Serving the newly created United States of America as the first constitution, the Articles of Confederation were an agreement among the 13 original states preserving the independence and sovereignty of the states. But with a limited central government, the Constitutional Convention came together to replace the Articles of Confederation with a more established Constitution and central government on where the states can be represented and voice their concerns and comments to build up the nation.
1789

Age 11

George Washington elected first president of United States.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire named Billingsley, from Old English Billingeslēah, probably ‘clearing (Old English lēah) near a sword-shaped hill’ ( see Bill ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mary Billingslea, "Maryland Marriages, 1666-1970"
  • Mary Billingslea, "Maryland County Marriages, 1658-1940"

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