Mary Simonson

–1826
Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States

The Life of Mary

Mary Simonson was born in Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States. She married Benjamin Decker on 25 September 1783. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She died in 1826, in Richmond, Richmond, New York, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Decker
1750–1830
Mary Simonson
–1826
Marriage: 25 September 1783
John Benjamin Decker
1786–1873
Ann Decker
1790–
Mary Ann Decker
1790–
David Decker
1788–1870
Abraham Decker
1794–1889

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 September 1783
Staten Island, New York City, New York, United States
children

(5)

    John Benjamin Decker

    Male1786–1873Male

    David Decker

    Male1788–1870Male

    Ann Decker

    Female1790–Female

    Mary Ann Decker

    Female1790–Female

    Abraham Decker

    Male1794–1889Male

World Events (4)

1776

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776

New York is the 11th state.
1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.

While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.

Name Meaning

1 English and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from Simon .2 Respelling of Simonsen or the Swedish cognate, Simonsson.

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

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