Mary Elizabeth Galloway

5 March 1862–21 March 1953 (Age 91)
Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Galloway was born on 5 March 1862, in Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Joseph A Galloway, was 38 and her mother, Ann Eliza Griffey, was 34. She married Jesse A. Kiner on 30 September 1886, in Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 2 daughters. She lived in Huntington MM, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States in 1920 and Huntington Township, Adams, Pennsylvania, United States in 1940. She died on 21 March 1953, in Uriah, South Middleton Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Uriah Church Cemetery, Uriah, South Middleton Township, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jesse A. Kiner
Mary Elizabeth Galloway
Marriage: 30 September 1886
Annie E Kiner
Kathryn Mae Kiner
George Curtis Kiner

Spouse and Children

30 September 1886
Carlisle, Cumberland, Pennsylvania, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Joseph A Galloway


    Ann Eliza Griffey




    George Galloway


    Catherine Galloway


    John Galloway


    Joseph Abram Galloway


    Sarah Galloway


+8 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · Battle of Gettysburg

Age 1

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.

Age 24

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Scottish: regional name from Galloway in southwestern Scotland, named as ‘place of the foreign Gaels’, from Gaelic gall ‘foreigner’ + Gaidheal ‘Gael’. From the 8th century or before it was a province of Anglian Northumbria. In the 9th century it was settled by mixed Gaelic-Norse inhabitants from the Hebrides and Isle of Man.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Galloway in household of Joseph Galloway, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary E Kiner in household of James R Murtorff, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary E Kiner in household of James R Murtorff, "United States Census, 1940"

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