Mary A. Pritchard

November 1861–1953 (Age 91)
Lonaconing, Allegany, Maryland, United States

The Life of Mary A.

When Mary A. Pritchard was born in November 1861, in Lonaconing, Allegany, Maryland, United States, her father, David Pritchard, was 34 and her mother, Louisa Waite, was 38. She married William Douglas on 17 May 1888, in Lonaconing, Allegany, Maryland, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Allegany, Maryland, United States in 1860 and District 16, Allegany, Maryland, United States in 1870. She died in 1953, in Lonaconing, Allegany, Maryland, United States, at the age of 92, and was buried in Frostburg, Allegany, Maryland, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Douglas
1855–1932
Mary A. Pritchard
1861–1953
Marriage: 17 May 1888
Louellia Marie Douglas
1886–
William Douglas
1889–
David Douglas
1890–

Spouse and Children

    William Douglas

    Male1855–1932Male

    Female1861–1953Female

MARRIAGE
17 May 1888
Lonaconing, Allegany, Maryland, United States
children

(3)

    Louellia Marie Douglas

    Female1886–Female

    William Douglas

    Male1889–Male

    David Douglas

    Male1890–Male

Parents and Siblings

    David Pritchard

    Male1827–1888Male

    Louisa Waite

    Female1823–1891Female

siblings

(7)

    Elizabeth Pritchard

    Female1853–Female

    Sarah J Pritchard

    Female1857–Female

    James Pritchard

    Male1858–1939Male

    Female1861–1953Female

    Margaret A Pritchard

    Female1862–Female

+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 2

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ap Rhisiart ‘son of Richard’ ( see Richard ).

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Mary Pritchet in household of David Pritchet, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Portchie in household of David Portchie, "United States Census, 1870"

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