Mary Jane Wilkinson

8 June 1859–13 March 1888 (Age 28)
Clayton, Yorkshire, England

The Life Summary of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Wilkinson was born on 8 June 1859, in Clayton, Yorkshire, England, her father, Abednego Wilkinson, was 22 and her mother, Bathsheba Ackroyd, was 23. She married David Nicholson Adamson in 1881, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1866 and lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1870 and Franklin, Oneida, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 13 March 1888, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 28, and was buried in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

David Nicholson Adamson
Mary Jane Wilkinson
Marriage: 1881
Minnie Bathsheba Adamson
Mary Jane Adamson
Margaret Adamson
Nora Adamson

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1881Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Historical Boundaries 1860: Washington Territory, United States 1861: Shoshone, Washington Territory, United States 1861: Idaho, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Boise, Washington Territory, United States 1863: Owyee, Idaho Territory, United States 1864: Oneida, Idaho Territory, United States 1890: Oneida, Idaho, United States 1913: Franklin, Idaho, United States
    Age 4
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 9
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

    Name Meaning

    English: patronymic (‘son of Wilkin’) from Wilkin . Compare Wilkerson .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Mary J Wilkerson in household of Bendago Wilkerson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Jane Wilkinson in entry for Minnie Beth Nelson, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Ann Wilkinson in household of Abednego Wilkinson, "England and Wales Census, 1861"

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