Mary Stone

Female1 September 1805–27 June 1890

Brief Life History of Mary

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.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Oldham Duke
Mary Stone
Marriage: 30 December 1828
James Duke
Sarah Jane Duke
John Duke
Robert Stone Duke
Mary Ann Duke
Jonathan Moroni Duke

Sources (41)

  • Mary Duke in household of Jonathan O Duke, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Stone in entry for John Duke, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"
  • Mary Duke in household of Martha Duke, "United States Census, 1870"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    30 December 1828St Alkmund's Church, Derby, Derbyshire, England, United Kingdom
  • Children (6)

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    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (8)

    +3 More Children

    World Events (8)


    Age 3

    Atlantic slave trade abolished.


    Age 22

    Historical Boundaries: 1827: Hancock, Illinois, United States


    Age 25

    Eclectic Period (Art and Antiques).

    Name Meaning

    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 .

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

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    Story Highlight

    A Sketch of the History of My Father, Jonathan O. Duke by son Thomas W. Duke

    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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