Mary Baynham

22 June 1806–6 March 1880
Canon Pyon, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Baynham was christened on 22 June 1806, in Canon Pyon, Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Baynham, was 39 and her mother, Eliza Lucretia Baynham, was 41. She married John Godsall on 9 October 1834, in Bedwardine, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 7 daughters. She lived in Warwickshire, England, United Kingdom in 1851 and Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 6 March 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Salt Lake City Cemetery, Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Godsall
Mary Baynham
Marriage: 9 October 1834
Louisa Godsall
Louisa Godsall
Susannah Godsall
Margaret Sarah Godsall
Sarah Magaret Godsall
Mary Ann Godsall
Frances Amelia Godsall
John Jeter Godsall

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 October 1834Bedwardine, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.
    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

    Name Meaning

    Welsh and English (West Midlands): variant of Welsh Bennion .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Frances and family coming across the plains in Hodgett Wagon train

    Frances and her family (Father, John:, Mother, Mary; sister Louisa; Sister, Sussanna; and brother, John Jetter) came from England on the ship Enoch Train and then came to Utah in the Hodgett's wagon …

    Sources (30)

    • Mary Godsall in household of John Godsall, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Bagnham in entry for Louisa Godsell Williams, "Utah, Salt Lake County Death Records, 1849-1949"
    • Mary Godsall in household of John Godsall, "England and Wales Census, 1851"

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