When Mary Stone was born on 1 September 1805, in Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Robert Stone, was 29 and her mother, Sarah Cartwright, was 32. She married Jonathan Oldham Duke on 30 December 1828, in St Alkmund's Church, Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Utah, Utah, United States in 1870 and Provo, Utah, Utah, United States in 1870. She died on 27 June 1890, in Heber City, Wasatch, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in Provo City Cemetery, Provo, Utah, Utah, United States.
English: from Middle English ston(e) ‘stone, rock’ (Old English stān). The surname may be topographic, for someone who lived on stony ground, by a notable outcrop of rock, or by a stone boundary-marker or monument, or habitational, from a place called Stone, such as those in Buckinghamshire, Devon, Gloucestershire, Hampshire, Kent, Somerset, Staffordshire, and Worcestershire.
Irish (Kilkenny): adopted for Irish Ó Clochartaigh (see Clougherty ) and/or Ó Clochasaigh (see Clohessy ), and possibly several other names containing or thought to contain the element cloch ‘stone’.
Americanized form (translation into English) of various surnames in other languages, meaning ‘stone’, including Jewish Stein , Norwegian Steine, French Lapierre .
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A SKETCH OF THE HISTORY OF MY FATHER JONATHAN O. DUKE written by a son--Thomas W. Duke Jonathan Oldham Duke, was born August 31, 1807, in Derby, England. He was the son of James Duke and Mary Oldh …
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