Maria Heritage

1789–1852 (Age 63)
Deerfield, Deerfield Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Maria

When Maria Heritage was born in 1789, in Deerfield, Deerfield Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, her father, Furman Heritage, was 24 and her mother, Esther Stratton, was 22. She married Elijah Davis Riley on 10 February 1809, in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died on 12 January 1852, in Cumberland, New Jersey, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Deerfield, Deerfield Township, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elijah Davis Riley
1787–1854
Maria Heritage
1789–1852
Marriage: 10 February 1809
Anna Maria Riley
1810–1888
Ruth Riley
1811–1823
Elijah D. Riley
1817–1876
Furman Riley
1821–1825
Enoch H. Riley
1826–1912

Spouse and Children

    Elijah Davis Riley

    Male1787–1854Male

    Female1789–1852Female

MARRIAGE
10 February 1809
Cumberland, New Jersey, United States
children

(5)

    Anna Maria Riley

    Female1810–1888Female

    Ruth Riley

    Female1811–1823Female

    Elijah D. Riley

    Male1817–1876Male

    Furman Riley

    Male1821–1825Male

    Enoch H. Riley

    Male1826–1912Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(2)

    Female1789–1852Female

    Enoch Heritage

    Male1797–1854Male

World Events (8)

1789

Age 0

George Washington elected first president of United States.
1790 · Trenton - State Capital

Age 1

Trenton, New Jersey officially became the state capital in 1790. The first state governor would be William Livingston.
1808

Age 19

Atlantic slave trade abolished.

Name Meaning

English: status name for someone who inherited land from an ancestor, rather than by feudal gift from an overlord, from Middle English, Old French (h)eritage ‘inherited property’ (Late Latin heritagium, from heres ‘heir’).

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

Sources (3)

  • Maria Heritage, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Maria Heritage, "New Jersey, County Marriages, 1682-1956"
  • Maria Heritage Riley, "Find A Grave Index"

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