Mary Ann Green

20 October 1842–8 June 1930 (Age 87)
Northfield, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Green was born on 20 October 1842, in Northfield, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas E. Green, was 34 and her mother, Margaret Cato, was 34. She married Francis Thomas Birch on 26 January 1861. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States for about 30 years and Utah, United States in 1930. She died on 8 June 1930, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 87, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Thomas Birch
Mary Ann Green
Marriage: 26 January 1861
Francis Thomas Birch
Margaret Elizabeth Birch
John William Birch
Edward Moroni Birch
Heber Birch
Brigham Birch

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    26 January 1861
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · St. George's Hall
    Age 12
    In 1854, St. George's Hall was completed. The site that it sits on is were the Liverpool Infirmary was previously located. The hall was built for entertainment.
    Age 23
    Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

    Name Meaning

    English: either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or was young or immature, or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green (Middle English grene, a transferred use of the color term). This is one of the most common and widespread of English surnames. In North America it has assimilated cognates from other languages, notably German Grün (see Gruen ) and Dutch Groen ; compare 7 below. This surname is also very common among African Americans.English: alternatively, from a Middle English personal name Grene.Irish: adopted for Ó hUainín ‘descendant of Uainín’, a personal name from a pet form of uaine ‘green’, see Honan .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Edward Moroni Birch: Thrown from a Horse

    Source: Ogden Herald, Saturday, 22 Dec, 1883. (It also appeared in Deseret News). "At a little party at the house of Mrs. M. A. Birch, of Mill Creek, on the night of the 20th just, between the hours …

    Sources (51)

    • Mary Green, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Mary A Birch, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Utah, Death and Military Death Certificates, 1904-1961

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