Mary Waslin

15 July 1810–26 March 1884 (Age 73)
Skidby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Waslin was born on 15 July 1810, in Skidby, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Christopher Waslin, was 42 and her mother, Anne Nelson, was 40. She married John Edward Metcalf on 23 December 1832, in Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Sutton, Yorkshire East Riding, England, United Kingdom in 1841 and Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1856. She died on 26 March 1884, in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Fayette, Sanpete, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Edward Metcalf
Mary Waslin
Marriage: 23 December 1832
Jane Ann Metcalf
Elizabeth Metcalf
Anthony Metcalf
John Edward Metcalf Junior
Elizabeth Metcalf
Anthony Metcalf
Anthony Metcalf
Mary Elizabeth Metcalf
James Metcalf
Eliza Roxie Metcalf
William Metcalf

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    23 December 1832Sculcoates, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 2
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.
    1821 · New Ouse Bridge Completed
    Age 11
    The original Ouse Bridge collapsed in 1154 under the weight of a crowd that was on it. In 1367, after the bridge had been replaced with stone and became the site of the first public toilets. In 1564-1565 the bridge was finally done being repaired. In 1810 and 1818 the bridge was dismantled to make way for a new Ouse Bridge design and completed in 1821.
    Age 20
    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    Norman, English: relationship name from the Norman French personal name Wazelin, Wa(s)celin, a double diminutive of Continental Germanic Wazo. Compare Wass .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (54)

    • Mary Medcalf in household of John Medcalf, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Wash... in entry for Eliza Bartholomew, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Metcalf in household of John Metcalf, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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