Mary Bird Farrell

29 May 1834–12 May 1925 (Age 90)
Whitebrook, Monmouthshire, Wales

The Life Summary of Mary Bird

When Mary Bird Farrell was born on 29 May 1834, in Whitebrook, Monmouthshire, Wales, her father, William Farrell Jr, was 49 and her mother, Alice Sadler Bird, was 37. She married Nehemiah Wood Beirdneau on 3 April 1861, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons. She lived in Cache, Utah, United States in 1860 and Graham, Arizona, United States in 1900. She died on 12 May 1925, in Safford, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 90, and was buried in Thatcher, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nehemiah Wood Beirdneau
Mary Bird Farrell
Marriage: 3 April 1861
Charles Nehemiah Birdno
George Hyrum Birdno
John Joseph Birdno
David William Birdno
Enoch Louis Birdno
Lionel Farrel Birdno

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    3 April 1861Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    +5 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 2
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
    Age 9
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 29
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Some characteristic forenames: Irish Brendan, Aileen, Eamon, Kieran, Brigid, Kaitlin, Liam, Niall, Oona, Paddy, Padraic, Patrick Michael.Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Fearghail ‘descendant of Fearghal’, a personal name composed of the elements fear ‘man’ + gal ‘valor, courage’.

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

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    Sources (18)

    • Mary B Terrill in household of Newhn W Burdeno, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Farrell in entry for David William Birdno, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Mary Farrell in household of William Farrell, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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