Mary Leaver

Female26 August 1837–4 March 1896

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Leaver was born on 26 August 1837, in Brooklyn, Kings, New York, United States, her father, Samuel Leaver Jr., was 28 and her mother, Mary Ann Hartlett, was 27. She married Jonathan Socwell Page Sr. on 12 August 1855, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Mount Pleasant, Sanpete, Utah, United States in 1860. She died on 4 March 1896, in Payson, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Payson City Cemetery, Payson, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Socwell Page Sr.
Mary Leaver
Marriage: 12 August 1855
Jonathan Socwell Page Jr.
Anna Maria Page
Samuel Leaver Page
Mary Losana Page
Ruth Ellen Page
Hannah Elizabeth Page
Joseph Edmund Page
William Henry Page
Nellie Ingram Page
George Milton Page
Hartlett Hall Page
Ethel Adele Page
Cora Verena Page

Sources (94)

  • Mary Leaver in entry for Samuel L Page, "California, County Birth and Death Records, 1800-1994"
  • Mary L Page in household of Jonathan S Page, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Leaver in entry for Geo M Page and Nettie F Kinder, "Utah, County Marriages, 1887-1940"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 August 1855Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children (13)

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    Siblings (10)

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    World Events (8)


    Age 9

    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    1848 · Fire Causes $1.5 Million in Damages

    Age 11

    "A fire in September of 1848 caused an estimated $1.5 million in damages to the city of Brooklyn. The fire consumed ""three churches, the post office, two newspaper offices, and other property."""

    1861 · The 14th Brooklyn is Known as The Red Legged Devils

    Age 24

    The 14th Regiment New York State Militia, or 14th Brooklyn, was constituted on May 13, 1847. The 14th Brooklyn received the nickname “The Red Legged Devils” due to their vibrant red trousers. At the time, most Union regiments wore blue. The volunteer militia, led by Colonel Alfred M. Wood, consisted primarily of abolitionists from Brooklyn. They served between the years of 1861 through 1864 and were known for their grit and determination and never stood down from a fight.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Lever .

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

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