Mary Johnson

1762–May 1821 (Age 59)
Hemingbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Johnson was born in 1762, in Hemingbrough, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Johnson, was 33 and her mother, Frances Kirlew, was 33. She married William Allison or Addison on 25 April 1785. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She died in May 1821, in Thorganby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 59, and was buried in Thorganby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom.

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William Allison or Addison
Mary Johnson
Marriage: 25 April 1785
John Allison
Robert Allison
William Allison
Joseph Allison
Frances Allison
Ann Elizabeth Allison

Spouse and Children

25 April 1785


+1 More Child

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World Events (3)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 39

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.

Age 53

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed

Age 59

The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.

Name Meaning

English and Scottish: patronymic from the personal name John . As an American family name, Johnson has absorbed patronymics and many other derivatives of this name in continental European languages. (For forms, see Hanks and Hodges 1988 .)

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Johnson in entry for Frances Allison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Johnson in entry for William Allison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
  • Mary Johnson in entry for Ann Elizabeth Allison, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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