Mary Jane Hudson

1837–1882 (Age 45)
Byron, Genesee, New York, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Hudson was born in 1837, in Byron, Genesee, New York, United States, her father, Joshua Smith Hudson, was 46 and her mother, Betsy Abbey, was 35. She married Lyman Sylvester Sanderson on 22 November 1857, in North Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in New York, United States in 1870 and Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States for about 5 years. She died in 1882, at the age of 45.

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Family Time Line

Lyman Sylvester Sanderson
Mary Jane Hudson
Marriage: 22 November 1857
Mary Ella Sanderson
Ella M Sanderson
Ellan M. Horton

Spouse and Children

    Lyman Sylvester Sanderson



22 November 1857
North Bergen, Bergen, Genesee, New York, United States


    Mary Ella Sanderson



    Ellan M. Horton


Parents and Siblings



World Events (5)


Age 9

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 26

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 26

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hudde ( see Hutt 1). This surname is particularly common in Yorkshire and is also well established in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary J Sanderson in household of Lyman Sanderson, "New York State Census, 1875"
  • Mary Sanderson in household of Lyman Sanderson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary J Sanderson in household of Lyman S Sanderson, "United States Census, 1870"

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