Mary Jane Ferguson

13 May 1867–31 August 1954 (Age 87)
Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Ferguson was born on 13 May 1867, in Summerside, Prince, Prince Edward Island, Canada, her father, Donald Ferguson, was 48 and her mother, Grace King, was 39. She married Joshua Morrell on 26 May 1887, in Prince Edward Island, Canada. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada for about 10 years. She died on 31 August 1954, in Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada, at the age of 87, and was buried in Moncton, Westmorland, New Brunswick, Canada.

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Family Time Line

Joshua Morrell
Mary Jane Ferguson
Marriage: 26 May 1887
James Duncan Morrell
Harry Morrell
Daisy Mae Morrell
Myrtle Morrell

Spouse and Children

26 May 1887
Prince Edward Island, Canada


    James Duncan Morrell


    Harry Morrell


    Daisy Mae Morrell


    Myrtle Morrell


Parents and Siblings

    Donald Ferguson


    Grace King




World Events (4)


Age 4

British Columbia joins the confederation.
1880 · Legislature in Fredericton Destoryed by Fire

Age 13

On February 25, 1880, the legislature building in Frederiction was destroyed by fire. The builiding was completely made of wood meaning that there was nothing left of it. The chair that the speaker used and a marble top table were all that remained.
1901 · Hartland Covered Bridge

Age 34

July 4, 1901, the Hartland covered bridge was finished. It spans across the Saint John River, making it the longest covered bridge. Until it was built, the only way across the river was by ferry.

Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Fergus .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary J Mowell in household of Joshua Mowell, "Canada Census, 1901"
  • Mary Jane Fergusson, "Prince Edward Island Baptism Card Index, 1721-1885"
  • May Morrell in entry for Leslie F Simmons and Daisy Morrell, "New Brunswick Provincial Marriages 1789-1950"

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