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
1838–1891
Mary Ann Lemon
1842–1928
Marriage: about 1861
Catherine Pickering
1862–1922
Sarah Ellen Pickering
1872–1874
George Allen Pickering
1872–1874
William Henry Pickering
1864–1874
John Edson Pickering
1865–1910
Alexander Pickering
1868–1937
Mary Jane Pickering
1870–1962
Ernest Pickering
1874–1938
Harriet Amelia Pickering
1876–1948
James Alry Pickering
1879–1930
Charles Henry Pickering
1882–1890
Charlotte Pickering
1883–1961

Spouse and Children

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

    (12)

    +7 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1843
    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1848
    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.
    1865
    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.

    Possible Related Names

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    Lowman
    Laman
    Lemmon
    Lemmond
    Lamon
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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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