Mary Page

25 March 1825–9 August 1908 (Age 83)
Charlestown Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Page was born on 25 March 1825, in Charlestown Township, Chester, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Edward Jacob Page, was 26 and her mother, Elisabeth Schilch, was 29. She married Thomas Poulson Cloward on 25 March 1847, in Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Salem, Utah, Utah, United States in 1880 and Teton, Fremont, Idaho, United States in 1900. She died on 9 August 1908, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 83, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Poulson Cloward
Mary Page
Marriage: 25 March 1847
William Henry Cloward
George Albert Cloward
Amanda Jane Cloward
Eliza Ann Cloward
Hyrum Cloward
Jacob Elijah Cloward
Frances Caroline Cloward
Edward Hunter Cloward

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 March 1847Winter Quarters, Douglas, Nebraska, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    Age 21
    Historical Boundaries: 1846: Iowa Territory, United States 1847: Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
    Age 23
    The Geographic Names Information System(GNIS) indicates opened as Kane 02/17/1848. Name changed to Council Bluffs 12/10/1852.

    Name Meaning

    English and French: occupational or status name for a young servant, Middle English page, paige, Old French page (from Italian paggio, ultimately from Greek paidion, a diminutive of pais ‘boy, child’). The surname has also been established in Ireland since the 16th century. In North America, this surname is also a shortened form of the French cognate Lepage .French Canadian (Pagé): altered form of French Paget , a diminutive of 1. Compare Pashia .North German: metonymic occupational name for a horse dealer, from Middle Low German page ‘horse’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Life History of Mary Page Malen Cloward, by Arminta Cloward Waters, Granddaughter

    Not to much is written or said about the women, mothers, and wife's of our pioneers. The common women are seldom mentions for their loyalty to the leaders and their husbands in the restoration and the …

    Sources (30)

    • Mary Cloward in household of Thomas Cloward, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Page in entry for Elgin Ann Cloward Lovelass, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Cloward in household of Thomas Cloward, "United States Census, 1850"

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