Mary Lovina Wilbur

Female14 June 1862–30 November 1932

Brief Life History of Mary Lovina

When Mary Lovina Wilbur was born on 14 June 1862, in North Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Jacob White Wilbur, was 44 and her mother, Calista A. Cass, was 36. She married Judson Theodore Rockwell on 25 December 1881, in North Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons. She lived in Cambridge Election Precinct, Furnas, Nebraska, United States in 1900 and Windham, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States for about 10 years. She died on 30 November 1932, in Salem, Essex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Johnson City, Broome, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Judson Theodore Rockwell
1863–1940
Mary Lovina Wilbur
1862–1932
Marriage: 25 December 1881
Leon Howard Rockwell
1889–1966
Ivan Glen Rockwell
1892–1988
Gilbert Perry Rockwell
1895–1931
Judson Claire Rockwell
1897–1898

Sources (10)

  • Mary L Rockwell, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Massachusetts, U.S., Death Index, 1901-1980
  • Mary L. Wilbur in entry for Ivan Glen Rockwell and Lillian May Rice, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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  • Marriage
    25 December 1881North Orwell, Orwell Township, Bradford, Pennsylvania, United States
  • Children (4)

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    Siblings (12)

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    World Events (8)

    1863

    Age 1

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

    1871 · Derby Wharf Light Built

    Age 9

    The Derby Wharf Light was one the twin lighthouses that stood at either end of the Derby Wharf. It were used mainly to help pick up interest in the area. In 1914, when a major fire broke out in Salem flames burned the lighthouse to the ground. It was then rebuilt and later turned over to the National Park Services.

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 19

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wilber .

    History: Samuel Wilbur (c. 1585–1656), also known as Wilbore and Wildbore, is recorded in Boston, MA, before 1633 and purchased Boston Common in 1634. He and other religious exiles from MA purchased and settled Aquidneck Island (now RI) in 1637.

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

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