Mary Jane Blackburn

10 December 1853–30 December 1943 (Age 90)
Benton, Arkansas, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Blackburn was born on 10 December 1853, in Benton, Arkansas, United States, her father, William Blackburn, was 29 and her mother, Sabra Angeline Belle Gibson, was 25. She married John C. Hunt on 22 May 1870, in Miller, Lawrence, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Green Township, Lawrence, Missouri, United States in 1910. She died on 30 December 1943, in Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Olathe, Montrose, Colorado, United States.

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Family Time Line

John C. Hunt
Mary Jane Blackburn
Marriage: 22 May 1870
Viola Hunt
William M. Hunt
Lewis Monroe Hunt
Willard E Hunt
Floyd Thomas Hunt
Clarance Edgar Hunt
Ben Loon Hunt
Binnie L Hunt
Pearlie Ethel Hunt
Pearlie Hunt

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World Events (8)

Age 7
In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.
Age 8
Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield
Age 28
Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of various places called Blackburn, but especially the one in Lancashire, so named with Old English blæc ‘dark’ + burna ‘stream’. The surname is mainly found in northern England.

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

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Sources (10)

  • Mary J Hunt in household of John C Hunt, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Mary J Hunt in household of John C Hunt, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Mary J Hunt in household of John C Hunt, "United States Census, 1880"

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