Maria Jarman

13 September 1865–5 September 1953 (Age 87)
Chudleigh, Devon, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Maria

When Maria Jarman was born on 13 September 1865, in Chudleigh, Devon, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Jarman, was 28 and her mother, Maria Bidgood, was 33. She married Samuel Rye DeGrey on 20 March 1889, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1930 and Salt Lake City Ward 5, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 5 September 1953, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Rye DeGrey
Maria Jarman
Marriage: 20 March 1889
Alfred DeGrey
May DeGrey
Sidney DeGrey

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    20 March 1889Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 1
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
    1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children
    Age 15
    School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 25
    This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): variant of German .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Maria Jarman DeGrey Tells her Story

    It was in the picturesque village of Cudleigh, Devonshire, England that I first saw the light of day. My mother was Maria Bidgood, a wonderful character, the daughter of a well to do farmer. My father …

    Sources (22)

    • Maria Jarman in entry for Sidney Degrey, "Utah, Salt Lake County Birth Records, 1890-1915"
    • Marie Jarman Degrey in household of Samuel Degrey, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Maria Jarman, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

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