Mary Elizabeth Hadlock

3 November 1820–6 May 1907 (Age 86)
Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States

The Life Summary of Mary Elizabeth

When Mary Elizabeth Hadlock was born on 3 November 1820, in Waterford, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, her father, Benjamin Hadlock, was 35 and her mother, Miriam Blake, was 32. She married Vincent Shurtleff on 22 October 1847, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1860 and Millcreek, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 6 May 1907, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 86, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Vincent Shurtleff
1814–1893
Mary Elizabeth Hadlock
1820–1907
Marriage: 22 October 1847
Lyman Elisha Shurtleff
1848–1883
Luther Gorham Shurtleff
1849–1850
Martha Maria Shurtleff
1852–1909
Brigham Young Shurtleff
1854–1916
Vincent Lyman Shurtleff
1857–1938
Mary Emma Shurtleff
1860–1865
George Washington Shurtleff
1862–1937

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    22 October 1847Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children

    (7)

    +2 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (9)

    +4 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 1
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.
    1833 · First Public Library Founded in Petersborough
    Age 13
    In 1833, the oldest tax-supported public library in the world was established by Reverend Abiel Abbot. 
    1846
    Age 26
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: probably a habitational name from anunidentified place, possibly Hadleigh in Suffolk. The name has diedout in England.History: Nathanael Hadlock is recorded in Charlestown, MA, in 1638, havingemigrated from Great Bromley in Essex, England. The familysubsequently moved to Roxbury, MA.

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

    Sources (28)

    • Mary Shurtleff in household of Vincent Shurtleff, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Unknown in entry for Laura C. Webb, "Idaho Death Certificates, 1911-1937"
    • Mary E Shurtliff in household of Vincent Shurtliff, "United States Census, 1880"

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