Mary B. Montross

18 September 1838–before 1900 (Age 61)
Bernhards Bay, Constantia, Oswego, New York, United States

The Life of Mary B.

When Mary B. Montross was born on 18 September 1838, in Bernhards Bay, Constantia, Oswego, New York, United States, her father, Jacob G. Montross, was 24 and her mother, Ann Eliza Denio, was 22. She married Horace Cooley on 26 May 1864, in New York County, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Constantia, Oswego, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died before 1900, in Pittsburgh, Allegheny, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 60.

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Family Time Line

Horace Cooley
1839–
Mary B. Montross
1838–1900
Marriage: 26 May 1864
Edmund Cooley
1864–1926
Jacob B. Cooley
1866–
William C. Cooley
1869–1946

Spouse and Children

    Horace Cooley

    Male1839–Male

    Female1838–1900Female

MARRIAGE
26 May 1864
New York County, New York, United States
children

(3)

    Edmund Cooley

    Male1864–1926Male

    Jacob B. Cooley

    Male1866–Male

    Male1869–1946Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

+4 More Children

World Events (7)

1846

Age 8

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1863

Age 25

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

Age 25

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.

Name Meaning

Perhaps an older form of Montrose .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Montross in household of Jacob E Montross, "New York, State Census, 1855"
  • Mary B Montross in household of Jacob G Montross, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Cooley in household of Horace Cooley, "United States Census, 1880"

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