Mary Wallace

3 July 1835–13 September 1885 (Age 50)
Crawfordsburn, County Down, Ireland

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Wallace was born on 3 July 1835, in Crawfordsburn, County Down, Ireland, her father, Robert Wallace, was 27 and her mother, Agnes Patterson, was 28. She married Edward Lennox Sloan Sr. on 14 April 1853, in Bangor, County Down, Ireland. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in West Derby, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 13 September 1885, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Lennox Sloan Sr.
Mary Wallace
Marriage: 14 April 1853
Agnes Wallace
Mary Ann Wallace
Robert Wallace Sloan Sr.
Elizabeth Lilly Wallace Sloan
Margaret Wallace Sloan
Edward Lennox Sloan Junior
John Willard Wallace Sloan
Samuel W. Sloan
Laura W Sloan
James W Sloan

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    14 April 1853Bangor, County Down, Ireland
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 1
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1848: Mexican Cession, United States 1850: Utah Territory, United States 1851: Great Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1868: Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States 1896: Salt Lake, Utah, United States
    1850 · Industrial Revolution in Lancashire
    Age 15
    When the Industrial Revolution hit Lancashire, cotton mills started spring up everywhere. This helped the cotton industry to start booming even moreso in Lancashire.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English: variant of Wallis , especially in Scotland, where the name was introduced from the Welsh Marches by a family of tenants of the Stewarts in the 12th century.Americanized form of various like-sounding Jewish (Ashkenazic) surnames, e.g. Wallach .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Mary Wallace Sloan

    Mary Wallace grew up in Crawfordsburn by the Irish sea. Crawfordsburn was home to one of the few branches of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Ireland at that time. She was the …

    Sources (41)

    • Mary Sloan in household of Edward Sloan, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Marg Sloan in entry for John Willard Sloan, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Sloan in household of Edward ... Sloan, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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