Henry Mayo

MaleJuly 1836–21 August 1919

Brief Life History of Henry

Henry Mayo was born in July 1836, in Ithaca, Tompkins, New York, United States as the son of Heram Mayo. He married Isabella Minerva Kistler on 20 April 1862, in LaSalle, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in South Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Ottawa Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 21 August 1919, in Ottawa, LaSalle, Illinois, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Summit View Cemetery, South Ottawa Township, LaSalle, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Mayo
Isabella Minerva Kistler
Marriage: 20 April 1862
Fred Mayo
Grace Adelia Mayo
John Mayo
Gertrude Selinda Mayo
George Edgar Mayo
Ralph Mayo

Sources (20)

  • Henry Mayo, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Henry Mayo, "Illinois Deaths and Stillbirths, 1916-1947"
  • Henry Mayo, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 April 1862LaSalle, Illinois, United States
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (1)

    World Events (8)


    Age 10

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


    Age 13

    Historical Boundaries: 1849: LaSalle, Illinois, United States

    1858 · A House Divided

    Age 22

    Abraham Lincoln's goal was to be different than the previous Senators of Illinois and voice his opinion in how he saw the State and the United States start to drift apart in the different ideology on what was right and what was wrong. Even though it would become an unsuccessful campaign strategy to win the senate seat, to this day it is one of the most famous speeches of US politics.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Mayhew .

    Altered form of French Mailloux .

    Altered form of French Maheu .

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

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    Story Highlight

    HENRY MAYO: History of La Salle County, Illinois: by Hoffman, U. J. pages 267-268

    History of La Salle County, Illinois : by Hoffman, U. J. (Urias John), b. 1855 Publication date 1906 Publisher Chicago : S.J. Clarke Pub. Co. Collection allen_county; americana Digitizing sponsor Int …

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