Mordecai Englar

Male7 January 1822–16 August 1882

Brief Life History of Mordecai

When Mordecai Englar was born on 7 January 1822, in Frederick, Maryland, United States, his father, Philip Englar II, was 43 and his mother, Maria Stoner, was 37. He married Lavina Paxton on 4 November 1846, in Carroll, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. He lived in Maryland, United States in 1870 and Uniontown, Carroll, Maryland, United States in 1880. He died on 16 August 1882, in Carroll, Maryland, United States, at the age of 60, and was buried in Pipe Creek, Carroll, Maryland, United States.

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Mordecai Englar
Lavina Paxton
Marriage: 4 November 1846
Jesse Englar
Clarence Philip Englar
Laura Ann Englar
Jasper Lincoln Englar
Mary E Engler

Sources (8)

  • Mordica Engler, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mordecai S. Englar, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mordecai S. Englar, "Maryland, Church Records, 1668-1995"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 November 1846Carroll, Maryland, United States
  • Children (5)

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    Siblings (9)

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    World Events (7)

    1825 · The Crimes Act

    Age 3

    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.


    Age 3

    Historical Boundaries: 1825: Frederick, Maryland, United States 1836: Carroll, Maryland, United States


    Age 24

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

    Name Meaning

    South German: patronymic from Engel or short form of Englert .

    German: habitational name for someone from Engel in Württemberg.

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

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