Mary J Quick

15 November 1841–6 August 1865 (Age 23)
North Salem, Westchester, New York, United States

The Life Summary of Mary J

When Mary J Quick was born on 15 November 1841, in North Salem, Westchester, New York, United States, her father, Orrin Porter Quick, was 22 and her mother, Rachel Ganong, was 21. She died on 6 August 1865, at the age of 23, and was buried in Salem Center, North Salem, Westchester, New York, United States.

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Orrin Porter Quick
Rachel Ganong
Sarah Emily Quick
Mary J Quick
Harriet C. Quick
James Quick
Orin DeWitt Quick Jr.

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World Events (3)

Age 5
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
Age 22
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg
Age 22
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.

Name Meaning

English, German, and Dutch: nickname for a lively or agile person, from Middle English quik, Middle High German quick, Middle Dutch quic ‘alive, lively, fresh, nimble, vigorous’.English: habitational name either from Quick in Saddleworth (Yorkshire). The derivation of the name may be Old English cwic, Middle English quik ‘quickset hedge’.

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

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