Mary Parry

4 May 1813–17 October 1893 (Age 80)
Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Parry was born on 4 May 1813, in Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, John Parry, was 24 and her mother, Mary Williams, was 24. She married John Williams on 4 March 1836, in Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851 and Caerfallwch, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1851. She died on 17 October 1893, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Williams
Mary Parry
Marriage: 4 March 1836
Mary Anne Williams
Elizabeth Williams
Sarah Ann Williams
Anne Williams
Jane Williams
Edward Williams
John Williams

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    4 March 1836Newmarket, Flintshire, Wales, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 6
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
    1831 · Merthyr Uprising 
    Age 18
    Sparked by a depression that was going through Wales the previous three years, the Merthyr uprisings were carried out by workers that were in debt. In the process, twenty-four people were killed and twenty-six were arrested. Troops were brought in to stop the protestors.
    1836 · Remember the Alamo
    Age 23
    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

    Welsh: Anglicized form of the patronymic ap Harry ‘son of Harry’ (see Harry , Harris ). The name is widespread in both England and Wales.

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

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    Story Highlight

    A little about John Williams from John Parry's diary

    From John Parry's journal found on WElch Mormon History "At Newmarket, John Williams, my sister's (Mary's) husband, had the lower part of his m …

    Sources (44)

    • Mary Parry in household of John Parry, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Perry in entry for Elizabeth Grant Mcfarlane, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Parry in household of John Parry, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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