Mary Gladding

Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island, British Colonial America

The Life of Mary

When Mary Gladding was born on 7 December 1700, in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island, British Colonial America, her father, William Gladding, was 27 and her mother, Mary Pettingall Adams, was 28. She lived in Bristol, Bristol, Rhode Island, United States in 1700.

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William Gladding
Mary Pettingall Adams
Mary Gladding
Daniel Gladding
Sarah Gladding
Samuel Gladding
Elizabeth Gladding
James Gladding

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World Events (3)

1723 · Pirates Hung in Newport

Age 23

On July 17, 1723, twenty-eight pirates are hung in Newport, Rhode Island.

Age 76

Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.
1776 · The Declaration to the King

Age 76

"""At the end of the Second Continental Congress the 13 colonies came together to petition independence from King George III. With no opposing votes, the Declaration of Independence was drafted and ready for all delegates to sign on the Fourth of July 1776. While many think the Declaration was to tell the King that they were becoming independent, its true purpose was to be a formal explanation of why the Congress voted together to declare their independence from Britain. The Declaration also is home to one of the best-known sentences in the English language, stating, “We hold these truths to be self-evident, that all men are created equal, that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable Rights, that among these are Life, Liberty and the pursuit of Happiness."""""""

Name Meaning

English: variant of Gladden .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary Glading, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Mary Gladding, "Rhode Island Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"
  • Mary Gladding, "Rhode Island, Births and Christenings, 1600-1914"

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