Mary Cornelia Davidson

17 April 1854–20 December 1945 (Age 91)
Elmore, Alabama, United States

The Life of Mary Cornelia

Mary Cornelia Davidson was born on 17 April 1854, in Elmore, Alabama, United States. She married William Edward Allred on 23 September 1869, in Montgomery, Alabama, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 6 daughters. She lived in Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama, United States for about 40 years. She died on 20 December 1945, in Evansville, Vanderburgh, Indiana, United States, at the age of 91, and was buried in Montgomery, Montgomery, Alabama, United States.

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William Edward Allred
Mary Cornelia Davidson
Marriage: 23 September 1869
Cora Theodosia Allred
Dan D Allred
Minnie Lee Allred
Charles Augustus Allred
Joseph Allred
Elberta Allred
Lilly May Allred
Andrew Jackson Allred
William O Allred
Grover Cleveland Allred
Addie Lenora Allred
Samuel Grady Allred
Venetia Allred

Spouse and Children

23 September 1869
Montgomery, Alabama, United States


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World Events (8)

1856 · The Town of Santa Claus

Age 2

The town of Santa Fe was denied their application for a United States Postal Service as a town of Santa Fe, Indiana, was already established. Several meetings were held and the name was changed to Santa Claus, Indiana. The United States Postal Service granted their application. Due to the name, the post office in Santa Claus continues to receive thousands of letters to Santa Claus from children around the world each December.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 27

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, northern English, and Jewish (Ashkenazic): patronymic from the personal name David . As a Jewish name, the last element comes from German Sohn ‘son’.2 Americanized spelling of Norwegian and Danish Davidsen or Swedish Davidsson, patronymics from the personal name David .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Mary C Allred in household of Anrew J Allred, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Mary C Allred in household of Andrew J Allred, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Mary C Allred in household of Andrew J Allred, "United States Census, 1920"

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