Mary Catherine Barton

30 June 1837–24 December 1888 (Age 51)
Shamokin, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Catherine

When Mary Catherine Barton was born on 30 June 1837, in Shamokin, Northumberland, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, John Barton, was 29 and her mother, Susannah Wilkinson, was 23. She married John Lehi Ivie on 16 May 1852, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Davis, Utah, United States in 1850 and Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 24 December 1888, in Ketchum, Blaine, Idaho, United States, at the age of 51, and was buried in Mount Pleasant City Cemetery, Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Lehi Ivie
Mary Catherine Barton
Marriage: 16 May 1852
Joseph Alma Ivie
Phoebe Ellen Ivie
Mary Susannah Ivie
Rosella Ann Ivie
John Lafayette Ivie
James Oscar Ivie
Lilly Belle Ivie
Catherine May Ivie
Seymour Cliff Ivie
Alden Salathiel Ivie
Ida Priscilla Ivie
Ray Ivie

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  • Marriage
    16 May 1852Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 9
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 13
    Named after the early pioneer leader Daniel C. Davis the County was established as a territory in 1850.The territorial legislature created Davis County in 1852 and designated its County seat at Farmington-midway between boundaries-the Weber River on the north and the mouth of the Jordan River on the south. Westward the County includes a portion of the Great Salt Lake-its largest island on which Antelope Island State Park is now located.During first half-century Davis County grew slowly.It supported a hardy pioneer people engaged in irrigation agriculture and raising livestock.The Utah Central Railroad(now the Union Pacific crossed the County from Ogden on the north to Salt Lake City on the south in 1870 and offered welcome transportation links to bring manufactured products.This was the beginning of a transition in the County's history that led to mechanized agriculture, a surge of commerce, banking, and local business along with improved roads, new water systems, and the electrification of homes and business
    Age 26
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: habitational name from any of numerous places called with Old English bere or bær ‘barley’ + tūn ‘enclosure, settlement’, i.e. an outlying grange. Compare Barwick . The name is also found in Ireland, where it has been Gaelicized as de Bartún.Polish (Bartoń); Czech and Slovak (mainly Bartoň): from a pet form of the personal name Polish Bartłomiej, Czech Bartoloměj, Slovak Bartolomej, from Latin Bartholomaeus (see Bartholomew ). This surname is also found in Germany.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Col. John L Ivie

    John Lehi Ivie Born 11 June 1833, Florida, Monroe, MO. He had three wives, and nineteen children, ten of whom lived to adulthood and married. "John Lehi Ivie, a Utah pioneer and military ma …

    Sources (25)

    • Mary C Ivy in household of Jno L Ivy, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary C B in entry for John Lafayette Ivie, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary C Barton in household of John Barton, "United States Census, 1850"

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