Mary Abbey Terry

12 July 1840–5 December 1917 (Age 77)
Washington, Iowa, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Abbey

When Mary Abbey Terry was born on 12 July 1840, in Washington, Iowa, United States, her father, William Reynolds Terry, was 28 and her mother, Mary Allen Phillips, was 25. She married William Martindale Frampton on 27 May 1855, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 5 December 1917, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Pleasant Grove City Cemetery, Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Martindale Frampton
Mary Abbey Terry
Marriage: 27 May 1855
Mary Alice Frampton
William Reynolds Frampton
Harrison Martindale Frampton
Eliza Ann Frampton
Joseph Franklin Frampton
Flora Marie Frampton
Annie Laura Frampton
Eva May Frampton
Otto Lyman Frampton
Caroline Minerva Frampton

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    27 May 1855Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 7
    Historical Boundaries: 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English and Irish: from the Norman personal name T(h)erry (Old French Thierri), a short form of Theodoric, which is composed of the ancient Germanic elements theud ‘people, race’ + rīc ‘power(ful), rich’. Theodoric was the name of the Ostrogothic leader (c. 454–526) who invaded Italy in 488 and established his capital at Ravenna in 493. His name was sometimes taken as a derivative of Greek Theodōros (see Theodore ). An Anglo-Norman family of this name has been in County Cork, Ireland, since the 13th century.Irish: sometimes an Anglicized (‘translated’) form of Gaelic Mac Toirdhealbhaigh (see Turley ).

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

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    FRAMPTON, Life history of William Reynolds Frampton

    William Reynolds Frampton was born on 1 September 1859, in Pleasant Grove, Utah, Utah, the second child of William Martindale and Mary Abby Terry Frampton. He was born and raised in a faithful Latter- …

    Sources (34)

    • Mary Frampton, "United States Census, 1910"
    • M. A. Terry in entry for Elisha Foster Russell and Flora Marie Walker, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1937"
    • Mary Abbie Terry in entry for Flora Frampton Walker Russell, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"

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