Mary Jarvis

31 August 1810–10 October 1896 (Age 86)
Buckworth, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Jarvis was born on 31 August 1810, in Buckworth, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, James Jarvis, was 24 and her mother, Annie Maria Mutton, was 30. She married Henry Facer on 12 October 1831, in Comberton, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Eynesbury, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years. She died on 10 October 1896, in Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Willard City Cemetery, Willard, Box Elder, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Chandler
Mary Jarvis
Marriage: 13 June 1842
Joseph Chandler
Samuel Chandler
Mary Ann Chandler
James Jarvis Chandler
David Chandler
Elizabeth Chandler
Ruth Chandler

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 June 1842St Neots, Huntingdonshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    Age 5
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 26
    Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the Old French personal name Gervais(e), itself from ancient Germanic Gervas, with gair ‘spear’ as the first element and an uncertain second, perhaps a borrowing of Celtic wass- ‘servant, vassal’. The Latinized name Gervasius was borne by a Christian saint, martyred under the Roman Emperor Domitian, who became one of the patrons of Milan.English: in Yorkshire, sometimes a habitational name from Jervaulx in East Witton (North Yorkshire). The place takes its name from the river Ure + Old French val, vals ‘valley’.Americanized form of French Gervais and of its variant Gervaise, cognates of 1 above.

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

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    History of Mary Jarvis Facer Chandler

    In the beautiful little English village of Beckwith in Huntingdon Shire lived James Jarvis and his good wife Anna Maria Mutton. They were of the steady working peasant stock that did much to make Engl …

    Sources (35)

    • Mary Chandler in household of Samuel Chandler, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
    • Mary Jarvise in entry for Mary Anna Dowdle, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Mary Chandler in household of Samuel Chandler, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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