Mary Ann Huntington

31 May 1834–
Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Huntington was born on 31 May 1834, in Painesville, Lake, Ohio, United States, her father, Marvin Huntington, was 45 and her mother, Sylvia Goodrich Harris, was 25. She married Charles Henry Scranton on 27 April 1859. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in Brockport, Sweden, Monroe, New York, United States in 1865 and Sweden, Monroe, New York, United States for about 30 years.

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Charles Henry Scranton
Mary Ann Huntington
Marriage: 27 April 1859
Fannie M Scranton
May Louise Scranton
Grace H. Scranton

Spouse and Children

27 April 1859


    Fannie M Scranton


    May Louise Scranton


    Grace H. Scranton


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World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

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.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 2

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.

Age 31

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of several places so called, named with the genitive plural huntena of Old English hunta ‘hunter’ + tūn ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’ or dūn ‘hill’ (the forms in -ton and -don having become inextricably confused). A number of bearers of this name may well derive it from Huntingdon, now in Cambridgeshire (formerly the county seat of the old county of Huntingdonshire), which is named from the genitive case of Old English hunta ‘huntsman’, perhaps used as a personal name, + dūn ‘hill’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Huntington in household of Marvin Huntington, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary A Scranton in household of Wilson H Moore, "New York State Census, 1905"
  • Mary A Scranton in household of Wilson H Moore, "New York State Census, 1905"

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