Mary Ann Lemon

1 September 1842–27 November 1928 (Age 86)
Winamac, Monroe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Lemon was born on 1 September 1842, in Winamac, Monroe Township, Pulaski, Indiana, United States, her father, William McClure Lemon, was 34 and her mother, Martha Catherine Myers, was 33. She married Henry John Pickering about 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in All Saints, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891 and Normanton, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom in 1891. She died on 27 November 1928, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry John Pickering
Mary Ann Lemon
Marriage: about 1861
Catherine Pickering
Sarah Ellen Pickering
George Allen Pickering
William Henry Pickering
John Edson Pickering
Alexander Pickering
Mary Jane Pickering
Ernest Pickering
Harriet Amelia Pickering
James Alry Pickering
Charles Henry Pickering
Charlotte Pickering

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1861Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 6
    Find A Grave website photo indicates establishment of the cemetery in 1848. Located at the NE corner of 4th Avenue and N Street. Salt Lake City Cemetery is in The Avenues neighborhood of Salt Lake City, Utah. Approximately 120,000 persons are buried in the cemetery. Many religious leaders and politicians, particularly many leaders of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints (LDS Church) lie in the cemetery. It encompasses over 250 acres and contains 9 1?2 miles of roads. It is the largest city-operated cemetery in the United States. The first burial occurred on September 27, 1847, when George Wallace buried his child, Mary Wallace. The burial was two months after the Mormon pioneers had settled the Salt Lake Valley. In 1849, George Wallace, Daniel Wells, and Joseph Heywood surveyed 20 acres at the same site for the area's burial grounds. In 1851, Salt Lake City was incorporated and the 20 acres officially became the Salt Lake City Cemetery with George Wallace as its first sexton.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English:nickname from Middle English lefman, lemman, leman ‘lover, sweetheart’. This is probably the chief source of the surname. There is no connection with the word denoting the citrus fruit (which is of Persian origin).from the Middle English personal name Leman, Old English Lēofmann, from lēof ‘dear, beloved’ + mann ‘man’, the ultimate source of the name in 1 above.

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

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    Sources (52)

    • Mary Pickson in household of Henry Pickson, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Lemin in entry for Ernest Pickering and Etta C Close, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Mary Ann in entry for William Hy Pickering, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"

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