Mary Keesling

about 1856–
Wythe, Virginia, United States

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Keesling was born about 1856, in Wythe, Virginia, United States, her father, Ephraim C Keesling, was 23 and her mother, Matilda Elizabeth Umbarger, was 21.

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Ephraim C Keesling
Matilda Elizabeth Umbarger
Cynthia M. Keesling
Mary Keesling
George Keesling
Sarah Elizabeth Keesling
Virginia Margaret Keesling
Charles R Keesling
Minnie A Keesling

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World Events (8)

1861 · The Battle of Manassas
Age 5
The Battle of Manassas is also referred to as the First Battle of Bull Run. 35,000 Union troops were headed towards Washington D.C. after 20,000 Confederate forces. The McDowell's Union troops fought with General Beauregard's Confederate troops along a little river called Bull Run. 
Age 7
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
Age 34
This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Kiessling .

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

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