Mary Duncan Dusall

13 January 1798–28 March 1863 (Age 65)
Shoreditch, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary Duncan

When Mary Duncan Dusall was born on 13 January 1798, in Shoreditch, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Edward Dusall, was 22 and her mother, Mary Duncan, was 18. She married James Wright on 17 August 1819, in Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Watford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 28 March 1863, in American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States, at the age of 65, and was buried in Pioneer Memorial Cemetery, American Fork, Utah, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Wright
Mary Duncan Dusall
Marriage: 17 August 1819
Edward Wright
Elizabeth WRIGHT
Sarah Wright
Sarah Wright
Elias Wright
Ellen Wright
Frederick Wright

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  • Marriage
    17 August 1819Abbots Langley, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom
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    World Events (8)

    1800 · Movement to Washington D.C.
    Age 2
    While the growth of the new nation was exponential, the United States didn’t have permanent location to house the Government. The First capital was temporary in New York City but by the second term of George Washington the Capital moved to Philadelphia for the following 10 years. Ultimately during the Presidency of John Adams, the Capital found a permanent home in the District of Columbia.
    1801 · The Act of Union
    Age 3
    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.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 21
    With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of French Duval . It is also found in England, where it is in part of Huguenot origin. Compare Devaul .History: This surname is listed along with its original form Duval in the (US) National Huguenot Society's register of qualified Huguenot ancestors.

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

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    Sources (27)

    • Mary Wright in household of James Wright, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Dersall in entry for Ellen Jackson, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
    • Mary Ann in entry for Edward Wright, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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