Mercy Ann Virgin

20 December 1861–6 October 1862
Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mercy Ann

When Mercy Ann Virgin was born on 20 December 1861, in Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, George Thompson Virgin, was 30 and her mother, Mary Ann Barker, was 30. She died on 6 October 1862, in Utah, United States, at the age of 0, and was buried in Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

George Thompson Virgin
1831–1861
Mary Ann Barker
1831–1922
Amos Moses Virgin
1854–1942
Nephi Charles Virgin Sr
1857–1917
Heber George Thompston Virgin
1859–1860
Mercy Ann Virgin
1861–1862

Parents and Siblings

Siblings

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Name Meaning

English: status name from Middle English virgin(e), virgen ‘young, unmarried woman’ (Old French virgin(e), virgene), all variants of virge from Latin virgo. See Virgo .Swedish: probably a cognate of German name in 3 below. However, at least in one case this is, according to family tradition, a habitational name derived from the name of the village Verchen in northern Germany.German: variant of Vergin .

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

Possible Related Names

Virgo
Vergin

Story Highlight

The Life of ELIZABETH EMMA BARKER MICHAELSON As told to her Grandchild (author unknown) She was a younger sister of Mercy Truth Barker Keetch.

You are reading Grandmother's own story told in her own words and in her own way, just as she told it to me on the occasion of a very pleasant visit which I had with her. In telling the story grandmo …

Sources (4)

  • Mercy Ann Virgin, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mercy Ann Virgin, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Mercy Ann Virgin, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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