Mary Ann Ellis

30 December 1840–26 August 1914 (Age 73)
Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Ann

When Mary Ann Ellis was born on 30 December 1840, in Quincy, Adams, Illinois, United States, her father, John Ellis, was 26 and her mother, Harriet Hales, was 16. She married Meltiar Hatch on 6 May 1856, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 7 daughters. She immigrated to Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1851 and lived in Hatch Election Precinct, Iron, Utah, United States in 1880 and Hillsdale, Garfield, Utah, United States for about 10 years. She died on 26 August 1914, in Tropic, Garfield, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Hatch Cemetery, Hatch, Garfield, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Meltiar Hatch
Mary Ann Ellis
Marriage: 6 May 1856
John Henry Hatch Sr
Elias Hatch
Julia Ann Hatch
David King Hatch
Harriet Elizabeth Hatch
Myra Isabelle Hatch
Margaret Hatch
Rhoana Elizabeth Hatch
Mary Ann Hatch
Permelia Hatch

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  • Marriage
    6 May 1856Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 6
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    Age 16
    Nevada is the 36th state.
    1861 · Simple life to Soldiers
    Age 21
    Illinois contributed 250,000 soldiers to the Union Army, ranking it fourth in terms of the total men fighting for a single state. Troops mainly fought in the Western side of the Appalachian Mountains, but a few regiments played important roles in the East side. Several thousand Illinoisians died during the war. No major battles were fought in the state, although several towns became sites for important supply depots and navy yards. Not everyone in the state supported the war and there were calls for secession in Southern Illinois several residents. However, the movement for secession soon died after the proposal was blocked.

    Name Meaning

    English: from the Middle English personal name Elis, an Old French vernacular form of Elias, the Latin and New Testament Greek form of Hebrew Eliyahu; see Elijah and compare Elias , Lias , Ely .English: possibly in some instances from the Middle English female personal name Elice, a pet form of Elizabeth .Welsh: from Elis, a shortened form of the Welsh personal name Elisse (earlier Elisedd, a derivative of elus ‘kindly, benevolent’). As usual in Welsh, the stress in Elisse is on the penultimate syllable -li-, which shifts to initial El- when the name is shortened to Elis. It later became confused with Ellis in 1 above.

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

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    History of Meltiar Hatch

    This information came from: The Hatch Genealogical Society, Prominent Men of Utah, Family histories. This history was submitted to the DUP by Marca Lynn Porter Meltiar Hatch was born in Farmervil …

    Sources (42)

    • Mary Ann Ellis in entry for David K Hatch, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
    • Mary A Ellis in household of John Ellis, "United States Census, 1850"
    • Mary Ann Ellis in entry for David Hatch and Lorena B Browning, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"

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