Mary Wilder

Brief Life History of Mary

When Mary Wilder was born in 1810, in Saint Marys, Saint Marys Township, Auglaize, Ohio, United States, her father, Chauncy Wilder, was 27 and her mother, Sarah A Davis, was 26.

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Family Time Line

Chauncy Wilder
1783–1826
Sarah A Davis
1784–1855
Dwight Wilder
1804–1858
Harriet Wilder
1806–1892
Eliza Wilder
1807–1887
Mary Wilder
1810–
Laura Wilder
1811–
Loretta Wilder
1820–1881
Alvin Wilder
1822–1879
Edwin Wilder
1826–1887
Edmond Wilder
1826–1889

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World Events (3)

1810 · Change of capital city

Zanesville becomes the new state capital.

1812

War of 1812. U.S. declares war on Britain over British interference with American maritime shipping and westward expansion.

1812 · War of 1812

Because of the outbreak of war from Napoleonic France, Britain decided to blockade the trade between the United States and the French. The US then fought this action and said it was illegal under international law. Britain supplied Native Americans who raided settlers living on the frontier and halting expansion westward. In 1814, one of the British raids stormed into Washington D.C. burning down the capital. Neither the Americans or the British wanted to continue fighting, so negotiations of peace began. After Treaty of Ghent was signed, Unaware of the treaty, British forces invaded Louisiana but were defeated in January 1815.

Name Meaning

German, Danish, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Wild 3.

English (South eastern England, especially Berkshire): probably a nickname from Old English wildēor ‘wild animal’.

History: Thomas Wilder is recorded as a freeman of Charlestown, MA, in 1640. He had numerous prominent descendents.

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

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