Mary Laysell

1813–6 October 1856 (Age 43)
England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Mary

Mary Laysell was born in 1813, in England, United Kingdom as the daughter of William Laysell and Eleanor Stevens. She married William Allen on 16 July 1832, in Gillingham, Kent, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Prestbury, Cheshire, England, United Kingdom in 1841. She died on 6 October 1856, in Laramie, Albany, Wyoming, United States, at the age of 43, and was buried in Laramie, Albany, Wyoming, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Allen
Mary Laysell
Marriage: 16 July 1832
Maria Allen
Eleanor Allen

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    16 July 1832Gillingham, Kent, England, United Kingdom
  • Children


    Parents and Siblings



    World Events (7)

    Age 2
    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 6
    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. 
    1825 · The Crimes Act
    Age 12
    The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

    Name Meaning

    English: see Layzell .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

    Possible Related Names


    Sources (8)

    • Mary Allen in household of Richard Burgess, "England and Wales Census, 1841"
    • Mary Laysell, "England Marriages, 1538–1973 "
    • Legacy NFS Source: Mary Laysell - Journal or diary: death: 6 October 1856; Fort Laramie, Laramie, Wyoming, United States

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