Mary Ann Gaylord

1842–1934 (Age 92)
Pierpont, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States

The Life of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Gaylord was born on 12 February 1842, in Pierpont, Ashtabula, Ohio, United States, her father, William Henry Gaylord, was 30 and her mother, Jane Follett, was 25. She married Alfred Eugene Sweet on 28 November 1866, in Conneautville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Russell Township, Russell, Kansas, United States in 1900 and Salt Lake City Ward 1, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1910. She died on 21 April 1934, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Mount Olivet Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Ann Gaylord
Alfred Eugene Sweet
Marriage: 28 November 1866
Minnie Fidelia Sweet
William Henry Sweet
Frederick Arthur Sweet
Charles Nelson Sweet
Arthur Alonzo Sweet
Monte Sweet

Spouse & Children

28 November 1866
Conneautville, Crawford, Pennsylvania, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 4

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 18

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 24

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Gaillard , associated in particular with the Huguenots.

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary A Sweet in household of Alfred Sweet, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Mary Ann Gaylord in household of Henry Gaylord, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Ann Gaylord in household of Henry Gaylord, "United States Census, 1850"

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