Mary Ann Dovell

12 May 1806–23 July 1891 (Age 85)
Pilton, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Dovell was born on 12 May 1806, in Pilton, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Dovell, was 39 and her mother, Mary Lock, was 43. She married William Jones on 5 August 1834, in Martinhoe, Devon, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1856 and lived in Phillack, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Pine Valley, Washington, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 23 July 1891, in Colonia Dublán, Chihuahua, Mexico, at the age of 85, and was buried in Colonia Juárez, Casas Grandes, Chihuahua, Mexico.

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Family Time Line

William Jones
Mary Ann Dovell
Marriage: 5 August 1834
Robert Jones
Louisa Jones
Frederick William Jones Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    5 August 1834Martinhoe, Devon, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    Age 2
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    Age 24
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    English (Devon): variant of Dovel .

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

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    Sources (36)

    • Mary A. Jones in household of Fredrick Jones, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Dovell in entry for Frederick William Jones, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Maryann Jones in household of William Jones, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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