Mary Stubbs

23 December 1800–1 June 1879 (Age 78)
Westmorland, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Stubbs was born on 23 December 1800, in Westmorland, England, United Kingdom, her father, John Stubbs, was 26 and her mother, Margaret Robinson, was 22. She married Roger Farrer on 7 October 1828, in Kendal, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 1 June 1879, in Provo, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Roger Farrer
Mary Stubbs
Marriage: 7 October 1828
Thomas Farrer
Margaret Farrer
Jane Farrer
Roger Farrer
Tanner Farrer
Mary Farrer

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    7 October 1828Kendal, Westmorland, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 1
    The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
    Age 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    1821 · Financial Relief for Public Land
    Age 21
    A United States law to provide financial relief for the purchasers of Public Lands. It permitted the earlier buyers, that couldn't pay completely for the land, to return the land back to the government. This granted them a credit towards the debt they had on land. Congress, also, extended credit to buyer for eight more years. Still while being in economic panic and the shortage of currency made by citizens, the government hoped that with the time extension, the economy would improve.

    Name Meaning

    English:variant of Stubbe with plural or post-medieval excrescent -s.perhaps occasionally a topographic name from Middle English stub(be) ‘tree stump’ + hous ‘house’, used for someone who lived in a house by a tree stump.

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

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    Story Highlight

    Roger Farrer (1795-1887) and Mary Stubbs Farrer (1800-1879)

    This account is based on typescript sketches of Roger Farrer, Sr., by his granddaughter Eleanor Farrer Duke, and by my grandmother, his great granddaughter Mary Zella Thomas Monson. [Annotations are b …

    Sources (44)

    • Mary in entry for Roger Farrer, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Mary Forer in household of Royer Forer, "United States Census, 1860"
    • Mary Stubbs, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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