Mary A. Fenn

1857–1909 (Age 51)
Augusta, Augusta, Oneida, New York, United States

The Life of Mary A.

Mary A. Fenn was born on 31 January 1857, in Augusta, Augusta, Oneida, New York, United States. She married Arthur Dwight Allen on 18 April 1876, in Augusta, Augusta, Oneida, New York, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died in 1909, at the age of 52.

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Family Time Line

Mary A. Fenn
1857–1909
Arthur Dwight Allen
1847–1926
Marriage: 18 April 1876
Lulu A Allen
1878–1894
Clarence C. Allen
1882–

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
18 April 1876
Augusta, Augusta, Oneida, New York, United States
children

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 6

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 6

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 15

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived in a low-lying marshy area, from Middle English fenn ‘marsh’, ‘bog’.2 South German: topographic name from Old High German fenni, Middle Low German and Old Frisian fenne ‘bog’. Compare Fehn .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Mary A Allen in household of Arthur D Allen, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Mary A Allen in household of Arthur D Allen, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Mary Finn in entry for Clarence C. Allen and Katherine Donovan, "New York, County Marriages, 1847-1848; 1908-1936"

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