Mary Jane Waters

1813–1900 (Age 67)
North Carolina, United States

The Life of Mary Jane

When Mary Jane Waters was born in 1813, in North Carolina, United States, her father, John York Waters, was 32 and her mother, Rachel Deviney, was 31. She married George Dayberry before 1845, in Golden Valley Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Rutherford Twp, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States in 1850. She died from 1880 to 1900, in Golden Valley Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 87.

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Family Time Line

Mary Jane Waters
George Dayberry
Marriage: before 1845
Archibald Dayberry
John Oliver Dayberry
William Morton Dayberry
Rachel S. Dayberry
Jane Daberry
Hannah Piles

Spouse & Children

  • Female1813–1900Female

  • George Dayberry


before 1845
Golden Valley Township, Rutherford, North Carolina, United States


+1 More Child

Parents & Siblings

  • John York Waters


  • Female1782–1852Female



  • James Waters


  • Female1813–1900Female

  • Male1814–1869Male

  • Elizabeth 'Bets' Waters


World Events (8)

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. 
1830 · Trail of Tears

Age 17

In the 1830's, President Jackson called for all the Native Americans to be forced off their own land. As the Cherokee were forced out of North Carolina many of them hid in the mountains of North Carolina.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 23

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

1 English: patronymic from an altered form of the personal name Walter .2 English: variant of Water 2.3 Irish: when not the English surname, an Anglicized form of various Gaelic names taken to be derived from uisce ‘water’ ( see for example Haskin , Hiskey , Tydings ).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Jane Dayberry in household of George Dayberry, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Jane De?Aberry in household of George De?Aberry, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Mary Jane Waters in entry for John Dayberry and Jane C Riney, "Kentucky, County Marriages, 1797-1954"

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