Mary Garnet

1817–1895 (Age 78)
Chawton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Garnet was born on 7 March 1817, in Chawton, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Garnet, was 19 and her mother, Frances Mitchell, was 21. She married William Port on 23 May 1839, in Froyle, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Froyle, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 18 April 1895, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mary Garnet
1817–1895
William Port
1818–1862
Marriage: 23 May 1839
Son (Stillborn) Port
1839–1839
William Port
1840–1928
Frances Port
1842–1883
George Port
1844–1917
Sarah Henrietta Port
1846–1930
Elizabeth Port
1849–1865
Benjamin Port
1851–1905
Henry Port
1853–1882
Charles Port
1855–
James Port
1857–1946
Louisa Port
1859–1941
Mary Port
1861–1931

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
23 May 1839
Froyle, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom
children

(12)

+7 More Children

Parents & Siblings

siblings

(12)

+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 2

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1833 · The Factory Act Restricts Child Labor

Age 16

The Factory Act restricted the hours women and children could work in textile mills. No child under the age of 9 were allowed to work, and children ages 9-13 could not work longer than 9 hours per day. Children up to the age of 13 were required to receive at least two hours of schooling, six days per week.
1843

Age 26

Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Barnett .2 French: variant of Bernet .

Possible Related Names

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

Story Highlight

History of Mary Garnett Port

Mary Garnett Port – TAKE A FLOWER TO HER GRAVE Born: 7 Mar. 1817 in Chalton, Hampshire, England Married 1st Mr. Burgess Abt. 1838 Chalton, Hampshire, England Married 2nd one year later Our William …

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Sources (3)

  • Mary Port in household of William Port, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Mary Port in household of William Port, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Mary Port, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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