Mary Ann Wylie

Brief Life History of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Wylie was born on 30 June 1835, in Northport, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, her father, William Wylie, was 43 and her mother, Nancy Caroline Byars, was 33. She married Benjamin Franklin Williams on 6 January 1851, in Northport, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Tuscaloosa, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States for about 10 years and Election Precinct 9 Hughes, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States in 1880. She died on 18 September 1907, in Northport, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, at the age of 72, and was buried in Jennings Chapel Cemetery, Northport, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Franklin Williams
1829–1863
Mary Ann Wylie
1835–1907
Marriage: 6 January 1851
Nancy Ann Williams
1856–1856
Martha Anne Williams
1856–1856
Thomas Daniel Williams
1858–1932
David Colman Williams
1860–1930
Martha Franklin Williams
1863–1863
Mary Benjamin Williams
1863–1882

Sources (8)

  • Mary A Wylie in household of William Wylie, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Ann Wiley, "Alabama Marriages, 1816-1957"
  • Mary Ann Wylie Williams, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

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.

1846

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

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Scottish: from a Scots pet form of the personal name William .

English: variant of Wiley .

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

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