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Mary Hastings

Mary Hastings

Female 1856 - 1877  (21 years)

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  • Name Mary Hastings  [1, 2, 3
    Born 18 Jul 1856  La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 4 Nov 1877  [1, 2
    Buried La Prairie United Presby. Cem, Sparland, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Person ID I4254  SnoufferCampbell
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 

    Father George Hastie / Hastings,   b. 1 Jan 1815, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 May 1878, La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Mother Helen Rae,   b. 21 Feb 1819, Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Apr 18841884, La Prairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Married 18 Jan 1839  Southdean, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5, 6
    Family ID F1529  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family William Wilson,   b. 25 Dec 1849, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Oct 1932, Livingston Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 82 years) 
    Married 15 Sep 1873  [1, 2, 6
    Children 
    +1. John Hastings Wilson,   b. 1872, Chillicothe, Peoria Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1935, Palouse, Whitman Cnty, WA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years)
    +2. Alexander Kenneth Wilson,   b. 5 May 1876, Marshall Cnty, IL Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Aug 1925, Worthington, Nobles Cnty, MN Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years)
    Last Modified 4 Jun 2017 
    Family ID F1543  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • In 1860, the census shows her parents "Geo." Hastings, 46, and "Ellen," 41; "Wm," 19; and "Geo," 17; all born in Scotland; and Illinois-born [sic] children "C," 15; "Jane," 13; "Is," 11; "Eliz," 9; "Jas," 7; Mary, 5; and "Allen," 1, [sic; Ellen, who was listed as a male]. 1860 U.S. Census, Laprairie Twsp, Marshall Cnty, IL (M 653, Roll 210, stamped p. 184).
    • In Florence McCuen Strohm's History of the Hastings-McCuen Family, she notes that Mary died of T.B. at the age of 21, and her husband William thereafter married her sister Ellen.

  • Sources 
    1. [S1056] Hastings-McCuen|, Florence M. McCuen Strohm, The History of the Hastings-McCuen Family (1772-1995), (Florence M. Strohm (1995)[unpublished, unpaginated booklet, based on personal knowledge; 20 pages]).

    2. [S103] FindaGrave, (www.FindAGrave.com), 136308656.

    3. [S1051] Ancestry Tree - McCuen, Mary McCuen, Mary McCuen Family Tree, (Ancestry.com, Public Member Tree, Online database, https://www.ancestry.com/family-tree/tree/83473720/listofallpeople/).

    4. [S965] Scotland Marriages|, Scotland, Marriages, 1561-1910, (Genealogical Soc'y of Utah, Salt Lake City, UT; Online database, https://familysearch.org/search/collection/1771074), https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/1:1:XYQB-JZD.

    5. [S298] Kendall Cnty IL History|, N. Bateman & P. Selby, HISTORICAL ENCYCLOPEDIA OF ILLINOIS AND HISTORY OF KENDALL COUNTY, (Munsell Publishing Co., Chicago, IL : 1914), p. 960.

    6. [S4] Hastings|, D. Gale Hastings, "Family History Chart", (D. Gale Hastings : 12 Nov 1995).