Mary Gustin

23 February 1840–17 November 1918 (Age 78)
Vernon, Van Buren, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Gustin was born on 23 February 1840, in Vernon, Van Buren, Iowa, United States, her father, Thomas Jefferson Gustin, was 38 and her mother, Mary Peterson, was 34. She married Samuel Martin about 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Ephraim, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860 and Nez Perce, Idaho, United States in 1880. She died on 17 November 1918, in Avila Beach, San Luis Obispo, California, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in California, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Martin
Mary Gustin
Marriage: about 1856
Mary Elizabeth Martin
Martha A Martin
Jesse Martin
Rosetta Calferna Martin
Samuel Richard Martin
George Timothy Martin
Abagail Martin
Alma Martin
Adam Benjamin Martin
Addie Mae Martin

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1856Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    Iowa is the 29th state.
    Age 12
    Historical Boundaries: 1852: Van Buren, Iowa, United States
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    French, Walloon, German, and Swedish; Slovenian and Croatian (mainly Guštin): from a short form of the personal name Augustin (Slovenian Avguštin, Avgustin, Croatian Auguštin, Augustin), from Latin Augustinus (see Austin ). Compare Gustine .In some cases possibly also an American shortened form of Slovenian Gustinčič: patronymic from the personal name Gustin (see 1 above).History: This surname (see 1 above) is listed in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Mary Gustin in entry for Mary Elizabeth Cooney, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary Martin in household of Samuel Martin, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Marten in household of Collins E Flanders, "United States Census, 1860"

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