Mary Jane Anderson

7 April 1821–7 November 1877 (Age 56)
Madison, Kentucky, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Anderson was born on 7 April 1821, in Madison, Kentucky, United States, her father, Hugh Allen Anderson, was 38 and her mother, Mary Allen Anderson, was 30. She married Nathan Montgomery Moran on 26 May 1846. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870. She died on 7 November 1877, in Madison, Kentucky, United States, at the age of 56, and was buried in Richmond, Madison, Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Nathan Montgomery Moran
Mary Jane Anderson
Marriage: 26 May 1846
Malinda Moran
Hugh Anderson Moran

Spouse and Children

    Nathan Montgomery Moran



26 May 1846


Parents and Siblings





    Elizabeth Hannah Peel Anderson


    Elizabeth H. Anderson


    James J Anderson


+7 More Children

World Events (8)

1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 4

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.
1830 · Louisville and Portland Canal Opens

Age 9

The Louisville and Portland canal opened in 1830. It was a 2 mile canal. It helped with the barrier caused by the Falls of the Ohio River at Louisville by making a route around them.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 15

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.

Name Meaning

Scottish: Andrew's son

Sources (2)

  • Mary J A Moran in household of Nathan M Moran, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Mary Moran in household of Namau Moran, "United States Census, 1870"

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