Mary Partington

18 September 1840–14 December 1890 (Age 50)
St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Partington was born on 18 September 1840, in St Helens, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Partington Jr, was 43 and her mother, Margaret Houghton, was 34. She married William Owen Yates on 23 April 1860, in Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Prescot, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Windle, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 14 December 1890, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Owen Yates
1832–1903
Mary Partington
1840–1890
Marriage: 23 April 1860
Margaret Emily Yates
1861–1936
Mary Esther Yates
1864–1957
Martha Alice Yates
1866–1944
William Thomas Yates
1868–1956
John Owen Yates
1871–1926
Amanda Melvina Yates
1873–1959
Stephen Ernest Yates
1876–1948
Bertha Augusta Yates
1878–1962
Emily Maria Yates
1880–1904
Hattie Violet Yates
1881–1967
Carrie Yates
1884–1979

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 April 1860Wigan, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (11)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

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    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1842 · Mines and Collieries Act of 1842
    Age 2
    The Parliment of the United Kingdom passed the Mines and Collieries Act of 1842, mostly commonly known as the Mines Act of 1842. This act made it so that nobody under the age of ten could work in the mines and also females in general could not be employed.
    1843
    Age 3
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1859 · Lancashire Rifle Volunteers
    Age 19
    The Lancashire Rifle Volunteers started in the eighteenth century. Those that fought in the militia were selected by ballot. They were formed because of threat due to the Revolutionary War and the Napoleonic War.

    Name Meaning

    English (Lancashire): habitational name from a place in Greater Manchester (formerly in Cheshire) called Partington, from Old English Peartingtūn ‘settlement (tūn) associated with Pearta’, a personal name not independently recorded.

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

    Story Highlight

    BIOGRAPHY OF MARY PARTINGTON YATES

    Mary Partington was born on 18 September 1840 in Windle, St. Helens, Lancashire, England to Thomas ad Margaret Houghton Partington Jr. She was the youngest of six children, three girls and three boys …

    Sources (45)

    • Mary Partington in entry for Martha Alice Yates Lufkin Hendershot, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary Partington in household of Thomas Partington, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Maria Payne in entry for Charles Henry Totman and Emily Maria Yates, "Massachusetts Marriages, 1695-1910"

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