Mariah Thorp

1833–1916 (Age 82)
New York, United States

The Life of Mariah

When Mariah Thorp was born on 14 October 1833, in New York, United States, her father, Daniel Thorp, was 45 and her mother, Mary Allen, was 31. She married Charles Daniel Rutherford on 18 August 1861, in Monroeville, Huron, Ohio, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Green Creek Township, Sandusky, Ohio, United States in 1900 and Green Creek, Sandusky, Ohio, United States in 1910. She died on 1 January 1916, in Clyde, Sandusky, Ohio, United States, at the age of 82, and was buried in Clyde, Sandusky, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Mariah Thorp
Charles Daniel Rutherford
Marriage: 18 August 1861
Mary Abbie Rutherford
Lucy Rutherford
James Daniel Rutherford
William H. Rutherford
Ella Luella Rutherford

Spouse & Children

  • Female1833–1916Female

  • Charles Daniel Rutherford


18 August 1861
Monroeville, Huron, Ohio, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Daniel Thorp


  • Mary Allen




  • Lucy Ann Thorp


  • Female1833–1916Female

  • Unknown Thorp


World Events (8)

1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 3

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated

Age 3

On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War

Age 27

Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Thorpe .2 Scandinavian: variant of Torp .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Maria Sniffin in household of Franklin Salisbury, "New York State Census, 1855"
  • Maria Thorp in household of Daniel Thorp, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mariah Rutherford in household of Charles D Rutherford, "United States Census, 1910"

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