Maria Very

Female2 March 1819–30 September 1843

Brief Life History of Maria

When Maria Very was born on 2 March 1819, in Swanzey, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Daniel Verry, was 32 and her mother, Rebecca Cleveland, was 34. She died on 30 September 1843, in Winchester, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 24, and was buried in Rixford Cemetery, Winchester, Cheshire, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Daniel Verry
1786–1861
Rebecca Cleveland
1784–1873
Horace Very
1807–1869
Direxa Very
1810–1885
Oratus Very
1814–1863
Maria Very
1819–1843
Sophia Verry
1821–1890
Daniel Verry
1824–1900

Sources (2)

  • Maria Very, "New Hampshire Death Records, 1654-1947"
  • Maria Very, "Find A Grave Index"

Parents and Siblings

Siblings (6)

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World Events (6)

1820 · Making States Equal

Age 1

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.

1820 · Making Land more affordable

Age 1

"The United States law requiring full payment at the time of purchase and registration of any land. to help encourage sales and make land more affordable, Congress reduced the minimum price of dollar per acre and the minimum size that could be purchased. Most of this land for sale was located on the frontier which was then ""The West"". This Act was good for many Americans, but it was also over used by wealthy investors."

1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 11

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

1 English: see Verey .

2 Irish: see McVerry .

Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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