Mary Salmon

2 December 1800–29 August 1859 (Age 58)
Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

When Mary Salmon was born on 2 December 1800, in Leicester, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Salmon, was 27 and her mother, Ann Branson, was 26. She married Samuel Stevenson on 15 June 1818, in Leicester St Margaret, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 29 August 1859, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Ben Lomond Cemetery, North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Henry Bramwich
Mary Salmon
Marriage: about 1830
Eliza Bramwich
Mary Bramwich
John Henry Bramwich
Jane Bramwich

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    about 1830French Guiana
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    Age 3
    France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
    Age 15
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    1819 · Panic! of 1819
    Age 19
    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

    English and French: from the Middle English and Old French personal name Salmon, Saumon, a shortened form of Salomon (see Solomon ). The Normans introduced it to England, and it was current as a personal name there until at least the end of the 14th century. The derived surname is found throughout 13th- and 14th-century England, mostly in the spellings Saleman and Salman, which eventually became regularized as Salmon. See also 2 below, compare Salman 3.English: occasionally perhaps a nickname for someone ‘as wise as Solomon’. In Chaucer's Canon's Yeoman's Tale, it is stated: ‘And whan we been togidres euerichoon, Euery man semeth a Salomon’. King Solomon was famed for his wisdom.English: nickname from Anglo-Norman French, Middle English salmon, saumo(u)n, saumun, samoun ‘salmon’, no doubt given to someone who caught, sold, or ate the fish.

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

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    History Notes of Mary Stevenson Bramwich

    Mary Salmon Stevenson Bramwich In 1843 the Bramwich family was introduced to the missionaries from The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Mary's daughter, Eliza, remembered they were quite …

    Sources (19)

    • Mary Bromwich, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Mary Salmon, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"
    • Mary Salmon, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "

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