Mary Tull

7 June 1870–3 July 1955 (Age 85)
Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia

The Life of Mary

When Mary Tull was born on 7 June 1870, in Port Stephens, New South Wales, Australia, her father, John Robert Jonathan Tull, was 53 and her mother, Ann Maria Ridgeway, was 38. She married Thomas Henry Baker on 29 July 1891, in Booral, New South Wales, Australia. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 3 July 1955, in Booral, New South Wales, Australia, at the age of 85, and was buried in Booral, New South Wales, Australia.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Henry Baker
1863–1960
Mary Tull
1870–1955
Marriage: 29 July 1891
Laurel Anne Baker
1892–
Ethel May Baker
1895–
Dorothy Audrey Baker
1898–1985
Reginald Henry Baker
1907–

Spouse and Children

    Thomas Henry Baker

    Male1863–1960Male

    Female1870–1955Female

MARRIAGE
29 July 1891
Booral, New South Wales, Australia
children

(4)

    Laurel Anne Baker

    Female1892–Female

    Ethel May Baker

    Female1895–Female

    Dorothy Audrey Baker

    Female1898–1985Female

    Reginald Henry Baker

    Male1907–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(15)

    George Frederick Tull

    Male1849–1901Male

    Elizabeth Tull

    Female1851–1926Female

    John Henry Tull

    Male1853–1902Male

    Harriett Sarah Tull

    Female1856–1877Female

    James Tull

    Male1858–1933Male

+10 More Children

World Events (8)

1877

Age 7

Australia and England play the first-ever cricket Test match in Melbourne.
1892

Age 22

Coolgardie gold-field is discovered.
1901

Age 31

First Federal election.

Name Meaning

1 English: of uncertain origin, possibly from an unrecorded late survival of the Old English personal name Tula.2 South German (Tüll): from a nickname for someone who was patient, from Middle High German dult ‘patience’; or from a personal name formed with the same word; or from Middle High German tult, dult ‘fair’, ‘festival’ (Bavarian Dult).3 South German: nickname for a stubborn man, Tull.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mary Baker, "Australia, Sydney Branch Genealogical Library, Cemetery Inscriptions, 1800-1960"
  • Mary Tull Baker, "Find A Grave Index"

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