Mary Margaret Delzell

Brief Life History of Mary Margaret

When Mary Margaret Delzell was born on 8 February 1853, in Marion, Indiana, United States, her father, James Delzell, was 38 and her mother, Mary Ann Tyner, was 34. She married Francis Asbury Preston on 8 April 1874, in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Washington Township, Wayne, Indiana, United States in 1910 and Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States in 1920. She died on 18 January 1937, at the age of 83, and was buried in Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Francis Asbury Preston
1848–1914
Mary Margaret Delzell
1853–1937
Marriage: 8 April 1874
James Clyde Preston
1875–1960
Clyde Preston
Preston
Harry E Preston
1877–1880
Millie Estella Preston
1879–1953
Rev William Francis Preston
1881–1955
George Henry Preston
1883–1959
George H Preston
1883–
Jesse Wilson Preston
1885–1965
Nancy Preston
1887–
Mary Ann Preston
1887–1974
Minnie Delzell Preston
1889–1975
Hazel Leona Preston
1892–1977
Verna Angeline Preston
1894–1971

Sources (21)

  • Margerate Preston, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Maggie Delzell, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"
  • Margaret Delzell Preston, "Find A Grave Index"

World Events (8)

1863

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

1874

Historical Boundaries: 1874: Fayette, Illinois, United States

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

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.

Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Scottish Dalzell .

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

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