Mary Ellen Wallin

1883–1951 (Age 68)
Benton, Polk, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Wallin was born on 3 March 1883, in Benton, Polk, Tennessee, United States, her father, James Madison Wallin, was 36 and her mother, Eglantine McClary, was 35. She had at least 4 sons and 1 daughter with Mark B Williams. She died on 18 April 1951, in San Diego, San Diego, California, United States, at the age of 68.

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Mary Ellen Wallin
Mark B Williams
Wesley Wallin Williams
Lonnie D Williams
Mary E Williams
Woodrow W Williams
Frank Williams

Spouse & Children



  • Wesley Wallin Williams


  • Lonnie D Williams


  • Mary E Williams


  • Woodrow W Williams


  • Frank Williams


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World Events (8)


Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1891 · Angel Island Serves as Quarantine Station

Age 8

Angel Island served as a quarantine station for those diagnosed with bubonic plague beginning in 1891. A quarantine station was built on the island which was funded by the federal government at the cost of $98,000. The disease spread to port cities around the world, including the San Francisco Bay Area, during the third bubonic plague pandemic, which lasted through 1909.
1901 · Assassination of Mckinley

Age 18

President William McKinley was shot at the Temple of Music, in the Pan-American Exposition, while shaking hands with the public. Leon Czolgosz shot him twice in the abdomen because he thought it was his duty to do so. McKinley died after eight days of watch and care. He was the third American president to be assassinated. After his death, Congress passed legislation to officially make the Secret Service and gave them responsibility for protecting the President at all times.

Name Meaning

Swedish: variant of Vallin .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary E Williams in household of Frank D Williams, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary Williams in household of Mark B Williams, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mollie E Wallin in household of James M Wallin, "United States Census, 1900"

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