Mary Eveline Greenwood

1 September 1851–27 August 1890 (Age 39)
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Mary Eveline

When Mary Eveline Greenwood was born on 1 September 1851, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Moses Franklin Greenwood, was 23 and her mother, Mary Baker Brown, was 24. She married Thomas Edwin Jackson on 6 September 1871, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Marlborough, New Zealand in 1890. She died on 27 August 1890, in Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 38, and was buried in Marlborough, New Zealand.

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Thomas Edwin Jackson
Mary Eveline Greenwood
Marriage: 6 September 1871
Ina May Jackson
Belle Jackson
Leroy Greenwood Jackson

Spouse and Children

6 September 1871
Marlborough, Middlesex, Massachusetts, United States


    Ina May Jackson


    Belle Jackson


    Leroy Greenwood Jackson


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World Events (8)

1858 · New Provinces Act

Age 7

The New Provinces Act was established to help create new Provinces in the quickly growing region of New Zealand. This Act also helped kept laws in check as well as create Provincial Councils to help govern over the people within the areas.
1860 · First Taranaki War

Age 9

The First Taranaki War was an armed conflict between the Māori people and the New Zealand Government over rights of land ownership. It was fought by more than 3,500 troops from Australia, as well as over one-thousand Māori. Total losses among the two armies are estimated to be around 440 men. The war ended in a ceasefire, although the British claimed that they had won the war.,

Age 12

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a dense forest, from Middle English grene ‘green’ + wode ‘wood’, or a habitational name from a minor place so named, as for example Greenwood in Heathfield, East Sussex.2 English translation of Ashkenazic Jewish Grünholz, an ornamental compound of German grün ‘green’ + Holz ‘wood’, and probably of German Grünwald ( see Gruenwald ).3 English translation of French Boisvert .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary E Jackson in household of Thomas E Jackson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Eveline M Greenwood in household of Moses F Greenwood, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Evelyn Greenwood in household of Moses F Greenwood, "United States Census, 1860"

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