Mary Ann Fletcher

18 December 1852–1 April 1927 (Age 74)
Cumberland, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Fletcher was born on 18 December 1852, in Cumberland, Cumberland, England, United Kingdom, her father, Adam Fletcher, was 38 and her mother, Ann Clark, was 40. She married James Johnston on 22 November 1868, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Echo, Summit, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 1 April 1927, in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States, at the age of 74, and was buried in Coalville, Summit, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Johnston
1851–1937
Mary Ann Fletcher
1852–1927
Marriage: 22 November 1868
William Andrew Johnston
1869–1935
Adam Johnston
1871–1939
Margaret Ann Johnston
1874–1922
Mary Jane Johnston
1878–1925
James Albert Johnston
1887–1931
Ella La Belva Johnston
1890–1948
Janetta Mildred Johnston
1895–1985

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 November 1868Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 2
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1863
    Age 11
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1872 · The First National Park
    Age 20
    Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

    Name Meaning

    English: occupational name for an arrowsmith, from Middle English fleccher, Old French flechier, flecher ‘fletcher’, for someone who made or sold arrows for bows. This surname has sometimes been confused with Flesher .

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

    Possible Related Names

    Flesher

    Story Highlight

    Brief History of James Johnston

    Brief History of James Johnston by daughter Ella LaBelva Johnston Wright James Johnston (my father) was the second oldest child born to Andrew Johnston and Margaret Bennie in Feb 22, 1851 in Cadder P …

    Sources (43)

    • Mary Ann Johnston in household of James Johnston, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Mary Ann Fletcher in entry for Benjamin E Creager and Janetta Whitta, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"
    • Mary Ann Fletcher in entry for Mary Jane Olaveson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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