Mary Jane Horner

1 October 1860–13 June 1939 (Age 78)
Brandon, Rutland, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Horner was born on 1 October 1860, in Brandon, Rutland, Vermont, United States, her father, Eri William Horner, was 30 and her mother, Betsey Russ Morgan, was 31. She married Elbridge Amos Stuart on 13 November 1884, in Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Rutland Town, Rutland, Vermont, United States in 1880 and Seattle, King, Washington, United States in 1910. She died on 13 June 1939, in Los Angeles, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Forest Lawn Memorial Park, Glendale, Los Angeles, California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Elbridge Amos Stuart
Mary Jane Horner
Marriage: 13 November 1884
Elbridge Hadley Stuart
Katherine Moore Stuart

Spouse and Children

13 November 1884
Rutland, Rutland, Vermont, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Eri William Horner


    Betsey Russ Morgan




    Amos Morgan Horner Sr


    Betsy Horner


    Eva E. Homer


    Ellen F Horner



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World Events (8)


Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1864 · St. Albans Raid

Age 4

St. Albans Raid took place on October 19, 1864. It was a Confederate raid from Canada into Union territory. Confederate soldiers that were in Canada raided the town of St. Albans killed one person and robbed three banks.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 21

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

1 English, Scottish, German, and Dutch: from Horn 1 with the agent suffix -er; an occupational name for someone who made or sold small articles made of horn, a metonymic occupational name for someone who played a musical instrument made from the horn of an animal, or a topographic name for someone who lived at a ‘horn’ of land.2 habitational name from Horner in Diptford, Devon, which is named from Old English horn ‘horn of land’ + ora ‘hill spur’, ‘ridge’.3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Horn 4.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Stuart in household of Elbridge A Stuart, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary J Stuart in household of Eldridge A Stuart, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary J Horner in household of Eri W Horner, "United States Census, 1880"

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