Mary Ellen Kirkman

7 June 1874–20 March 1945 (Age 70)
Springville, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Mary Ellen

When Mary Ellen Kirkman was born on 7 June 1874, in Springville, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, Robert Kirkman, was 29 and her mother, Hannah Allan, was 20. She married Hugh Bohne Wing on 18 December 1895, in Utah, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Mapleton Election Precinct, Utah, Utah, United States in 1940. She died on 20 March 1945, in Mapleton, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 70, and was buried in Evergreen Cemetery, Springville, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugh Bohne Wing
Mary Ellen Kirkman
Marriage: 18 December 1895
Hugh Allan Wing
Earl Bohne Wing
Bessie Wing
Jessie Wing
Howard R Wing
Howard K Wing
George Robert Wing
Ralph Joseph Wing
Lewis Marion Wing

Spouse and Children

18 December 1895
Utah, Utah, United States


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World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 1

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 1

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 22

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

1 Northern English: from northern Middle English kirk ‘church’ + man ‘man’, hence an occupational name for a man who looked after a church.2 German (Kirkmann): see Kirchman .

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

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Story Highlight

Hannah Allan

Hannah Allan Information related by Mary Ellen Kirkman Wing Hannah was the third child born to Joseph and Zillah Allan 27 October 1853--two years after arriving in Utah. Salt Lake City Family History …

Sources (3)

  • Mary Ellen Wing in household of Hugh B Wing, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Mary Ellen Erkman Wing in household of Hugh Bonney Wing, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
  • Mary E Kirkman Wing in household of Hugh B Wing, "Utah, Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records, 1914-1960"

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