Mary Wardrop

1 January 1838–7 January 1915 (Age 77)
Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Wardrop was born on 1 January 1838, in Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, her father, John Wardrop Sr., was 28 and her mother, Lucy McIntosh, was 22. She married Abraham Israel Levi in 1853, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880 and Beaver Election Precinct, Beaver, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 7 January 1915, in Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States, at the age of 77, and was buried in Mountain View Cemetery, Beaver, Beaver, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Fotheringham
Mary Wardrop
Marriage: 25 January 1857
Abraham Levi Fotheringham
Emily Fotheringham
John Wardrop Fotheringham
Archibald Wardrobe Fotheringham
Mary Isabell Fotheringham
James Wardrop Fotheringham
Lucy Fotheringham

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 January 1857
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    World Events (8)

    1838 · Jenners Department Store Opens its doors
    Age 0
    Jenners was founded by Charles Jenner as a department store for the community. The original building was destroyed by a fire in 1892 but, with a new design in mind, the store was reopened in 1895 with new features. It was named Harrods of the North after it was given Royal Warrant in 1911 and was visited by Queen Elizabeth II on its 150th anniversary. It was sold to the House of Fraser in 2005, which in 2008, made much needed improvements to the store.
    Age 5
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    Age 25
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    Scottish and English (of Norman origin): metonymic occupational name for an official of the wardrobe, in medieval usage the department of a royal or noble household responsible for clothing, armor, bedding, and other personal items (i.e. for someone who was in charge of the garments worn by a feudal lord and his household), from Norman French warderobe, central French garderobe (warder, garder ‘to watch over, guard’ + robe ‘garment’).

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

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    Sources (23)

    • Mary Fotheringham in household of Wm Fotheringham, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary in entry for Emily Fotheringham, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Fatheringham, "United States Census, 1870"

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