Mary Emery

2 January 1781–
Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

Mary Emery was born on 2 January 1781, in Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States. She married Stephen Sturdevant before 1844. She immigrated to Utah, United States in 1848.

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Anson Mathews
Mary Emery
Marriage: 29 January 1846

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    29 January 1846Nauvoo, Hancock, Illinois, United States
  • World Events (8)

    1783 · A Free America
    Age 2
    The Revolutionary War ended with the signing of the Treaty of Paris which gave the new nation boundries on which they could expand and trade with other countries without any problems.
    1788 · New Hampshire Helps Ratify the US Constitution
    Age 7
    On June 21, 1788, New Hampshire became the ninth and final state needed to ratify the US Constitution and make it the official law of the land
    Age 31
    War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

    Name Meaning

    English (of Norman origin): from the ancient Germanic personal name Amalric, composed of the elements Amal (a dynastic name among the Goths) + rīk ‘realm, power’. The name was introduced into England from France by the Normans, developing into the Middle English personal name Amery, Emery (from Old French Amauri, Emaurri). Compare Amery , Amory , and 2 below.French: from the Old French personal name Aimery, ancient Germanic Haimeric, from haim ‘home’+ rīc ‘power(ful)’. This may occasionally also be a derivation of the English surname (see 1 above). Compare Lemery .Americanized form of German Hemmerich .

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

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    Sources (2)

    • Mary Emery Mathews, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"
    • Mary Sturdevant in the Membership of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1830-1848

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