Mary Elmer

2 August 1844–6 March 1910 (Age 65)
McDonough, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Elmer was born on 2 August 1844, in McDonough, Illinois, United States, her father, Cleon Elmer, was 42 and her mother, Emily Clark, was 35. She married Thomas George Webster on 12 November 1864, in Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She died on 6 March 1910, in Central, Graham, Arizona, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Central, Graham, Arizona, United States.

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Family Time Line

Thomas George Webster
Mary Elmer
Marriage: 12 November 1864
Henry Edward Webster
Emily Ann Webster
George Elmer Webster
Raymond James Webster
Oscar Francis Webster
Rosa Belle Webster
Frank Alva Webster
Mary Etta Webster
Reece Rigby Webster
Surilla Amelia Webster
Martha Jane Webster
Sheldon Cleon Webster
Laura Jane Webster

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 November 1864Nephi, Juab, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized
    Age 4
    Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.
    Age 19
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Elmore .English: habitational name from Elmer in Middleton (Sussex), probably named with Old English ǣl ‘eel’ + mere ‘pool’.German: topographic name for someone living near elm trees, from Middle High German elm ‘elm tree’.

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

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    Story Highlight

    There is a little town south of Nephi, Utah knows as Levan. This town has not seen a lot of growth and development as many other towns have over the years. There is now an exit from I-15 at Nephi to U …

    Sources (12)

    • Mary Webster in household of Thomas Webster, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Mary Elmer in entry for Oscar Webster, "Arizona Deaths, 1870-1951"
    • Mary Webster, "United States Census, 1880"

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