Mary Ellen Findlay (Smith) (1841 - 1933)

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Birthplace: Manchester Lancashire, England
Death: Died in Lanark Bear Lake County Idaho
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About Mary Ellen Findlay (Smith)

Mary Ellen (Smith) Findlay (1841 - 1933), daughter of Arthur Sydney Smith (1808 - 1878) and Elizabeth Logue (1813 - 1874), was born 8 March 1841 at Manchester, Lancashire, England; she died at the age of 92 on 6 July 1933 at Lanark, Bear Lake County, Idaho, and was buried at Paris Cemetery, Paris, Bear Lake County, Idaho. She married (1) Hugh Findlay (1822 - 1900), son of James Findlay and Mary McPherson (1797 - 1879), on 5 July 1862 Salt Lake City, Salt Lake County, Utah Territory; they had seven children. Five years after Hugh's death in 1900, Mary married (2) William Duncombe Major (1847 - 1925) on 25 July 1905. She emigrated to Utah from England with her parents

Marriage and Children

  1. Hugh Findlay (9 June 1822 New Milns, Ayrshire, Scotland - 1 March 1900 Fish Haven, Bear Lake, Idaho)
    1. Arthur Smith Findlay (1858 - 1921)
    2. Clara Jane Findlay, d.s.p. (1860 - 1866)
    3. Brigham Hugh Findlay (1862 - 1940)
    4. James William Findlay (1864 - 1935)
    5. Charles Henry Findlay (1865 - 1958)
    6. Nephi Findlay, d.s.p. (1868 - 1868)
    7. Walter Findlay (1869 - 1938)
  2. William Duncombe Major (13 July 1847 Southampton, Hampshire, England - 7 July 1925 Layton, Davis County, Utah)

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Mary Ellen Findlay's Timeline

1841
March 8, 1841
Manchester Lancashire, England
1858
November 8, 1858
Age 17
1860
1860
Age 18
1862
1862
Age 20
1864
1864
Age 22
1865
1865
Age 23
1868
1868
Age 26
1869
August 15, 1869
Age 28
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah
1905
July 25, 1905
Age 64
1933
July 6, 1933
Age 92
Lanark Bear Lake County Idaho