Mary Dewire

11 September 1869–
Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States

The Life of Mary

When Mary Dewire was born on 11 September 1869, in Trenton, Mercer, New Jersey, United States, her father, David Marion Plummer, was 42 and her mother, Ruth Pender, was 44. She had at least 2 sons and 3 daughters with Adam Johnson. She lived in Schenectady, Schenectady, New York, United States for about 12 years and Holland Township, Pemiscot, Missouri, United States in 1940.

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Family Time Line

Adam Johnson
1900–
Mary Dewire
1869–
Lealia V Johnson
1930–
Dorthy May Johnson
1932–
Lexie B Johnson
1934–
Adam Johnson
1938–
Oscar B Johnson
1940–

Spouse and Children

    Adam Johnson

    Male1900–Male

    Female1869–Female

children

(5)

    Lealia V Johnson

    Female1930–Female

    Dorthy May Johnson

    Female1932–Female

    Lexie B Johnson

    Female1934–Female

    Adam Johnson

    Male1938–Male

    Oscar B Johnson

    Male1940–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

    Eliza Ellen Plummer

    Female1849–1922Female

    Male1851–1873Male

    Joseph A Plummer

    Male1854–1873Male

    Female1863–1886Female

    John Mcclellan Plummer

    Male1865–1925Male

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1879

Age 10

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 31

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

Variant spelling, under French influence, of Irish Dwyer .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Johnson in household of Adam Johnson, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary Dewire in household of James Dewire, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Plumley, "New York State Census, 1892"

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