Mary Wilshire

30 December 1813–6 February 1891 (Age 77)
Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Wilshire was born on 30 December 1813, in Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, England, United Kingdom, her father, Samuel Wilshire, was 32 and her mother, Sarah Cornell, was 31. She married Henry Goodey on 16 September 1839, in Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 8 daughters. She immigrated to New York County, New York, United States in 1864 and lived in Essex, England, United Kingdom in 1861 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 6 February 1891, in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Lehi, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Henry Goodey
Mary Wilshire
Marriage: 16 September 1839
Thomas Goodey
Mary Ann Goodey
Sophia Goodey
Charles Goodey
Edward Goodey
Emma Goodey
Louisa Victoria Goodey
Jane Sarah Goodey
Frederick Samuel Goodey
Alice Eliza Goodey
William Henry Goody
Joseph Arthur Goody
Atha Goodey
Alma Goodey
Jane Sarah Goody

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 September 1839Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    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. 
    1834 · Removal of Menagerie from the Tower of London
    Age 21
    The royal menagerie was something more of a zoo with different types of animals and was removed from the tower in 1835.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Wiltshire .

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

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    Life Sketch of Mary Wilshire

    Mary Wilsher was born the 30th of December, 1812 in Tolleshunt Knights, Essex, England to Samuel and Sarah Wilsher/Wiltshire. She was the fourth of seven children. She married Henry Goodey in 1839 a …

    Sources (60)

    • Mary Goody in household of Henry Goody, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Mary Willshire in entry for Louise Victoria Turner, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Goody in household of William Goody, "England and Wales Census, 1841"

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