Mary Ann Woodman

31 July 1812–
Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Woodman was born on 31 July 1812, in Irasburg, Orleans, Vermont, United States, her father, Joshua Sawyer Woodman, was 23 and her mother, Mary Polly Sturtevant, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Sawyer Woodman
1789–1865
Mary Polly Sturtevant
1786–1849
Mary Ann Woodman
1812–
Isaac Gordon Woodman
1818–1919
Mary Maria Woodman
1813–1859
Joshua Sawyer Woodman
1815–1900
Eliza Jane Woodman
1818–1820
Eliza Jane Woodman
1821–1843
Caleb Thomas Woodman
1823–1898
Albert Alonzo Woodman
1825–1895
Sarah Priscilla Woodman
1828–1867

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World Events (3)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 7

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 8

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1834 · Vermont Anti-Slavery Society is Formed

Age 22

The Anti-Slavery Society of Vermont was established in 1834. 100 people from different towns were at the first meeting, with the intent to abolish slavery. 

Name Meaning

English and Scottish:1. occupational name for a woodcutter or a forester ( compare Woodward ), or topographic name for someone who lived in the woods. 2. possibly from the Old English personal name Wudumann.

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

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