Mary Cowper

15 October 1752–
Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Mary

When Mary Cowper was born on 15 October 1752, in Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Thomas Cooper, was 25 and her mother, Martha Isaac, was 28. She married John Mountain on 7 June 1775, in York, Yorkshire, England. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter.

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Family Time Line

John Mountain
1753–
Mary Cowper
1752–
Marriage: 7 June 1775
Jane Mountain
1777–1848
William Mountain
1778–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
7 June 1775
York, Yorkshire, England
children

(2)

    Jane Mountain

    Female1777–1848Female

    William Mountain

    Male1778–Male

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (6)

1801 · The Act of Union

Age 49

The Act of Union was a legislative agreement which united England, Scotland, Wales, and Ireland under the name of the United Kingdom on January 1, 1801.
1808 · The British West Africa Squadron

Age 56

The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
1815

Age 63

The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.

Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Couper .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Mary Cowper in entry for John Mountain, "England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887"
  • Mary Cowper in entry for John Mountain, "England, Yorkshire Marriage Bonds and Allegations, 1613-1887"
  • Mary Cowper in entry for William Allinson, "England Births and Christenings, 1538-1975"

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