Mary E. P. Howard

1838–1890 (Age 52)
Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary E. P.

Mary E. P. Howard was born in 1838, in Kentucky, United States. She married Thomas W. Lillard on 3 August 1853, in Rutherford, Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She died in 1890, in Dallas, Texas, United States, at the age of 52, and was buried in Sparkman Hillcrest Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas W. Lillard
1818–1879
Mary E. P. Howard
1838–1890
Marriage: 3 August 1853
Jane P."Jennie" Lillard
1854–1941
(Son) Lillard
1870–
Thomas Lillard
1857–
John Kay Lillard
1858–1952
Nannie Lillard
1860–1951
Howard Lillard
1863–1938
Willie Anna Lillard
1866–1949
Snow Jerrett Lillard Sr
1869–1957
Zanaida Lillard
1872–1948
Benjamin F. Lillard
1874–1903

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
3 August 1853
Rutherford, Tennessee, United States
children

(10)

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1844 · German Immigration to Texas

Age 6

Over 7,000 German immigrants arrived in Texas. Some of these new arrivals died in epidemics; those that survived ended up living in cities such as San Antonio, Galveston, and Houston. Other German settlers went to the Texas Hill Country and formed the western portion of the German Belt, where new towns were founded: New Braunfels and Fredericksburg.
1850 · 8th Most Populated State

Age 12

According to the 1850 census Kentucky was the 8th most populated state with 982,405 people.
1861

Age 23

Kentucky sided with the Union during the Civil War, even though it is a southern state.

Name Meaning

1 English: from the Norman personal name Huard, Heward, composed of the Germanic elements hug ‘heart’, ‘mind’, ‘spirit’ + hard ‘hardy’, ‘brave’, ‘strong’.2 English: from the Anglo-Scandinavian personal name Hāward, composed of the Old Norse elements ‘high’ + varðr ‘guardian’, ‘warden’.3 English: variant of Ewart 2.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary P Lillard in household of John Lillard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Howard in entry for Zanaida Lillard Crisler, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"
  • Mary Howard in entry for Anna Willie Woody, "Texas Deaths, 1890-1976"

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