Mary Matilda Currah

Mary Matilda Currah

Female 1823 - 1892  (68 years)

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  • Name Mary Matilda Currah  [1, 2
    Born 16 Oct 1823  Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3, 4
    Christened 16 Jan 1824  Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3, 5
    Gender Female 
    Occupation housewife  [6
    Died 20 Aug 1892  Winfred, Lake County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Union (Pleasant Hill) Cemetery, Miner County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 6, 7
    • gravemarker
    Person ID I4930  LaZeut
    Last Modified 31 Jan 2017 

    Father Joseph Currah,   c. 6 Apr 1796, Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1841  (Age ~ 44 years) 
    Mother Frances (Fanny) Pearson,   b. 28 Jun 1798, Low Lee House, (south of) Garrigill, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1851, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years) 
    Married 26 Jun 1823  Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [8, 9, 10, 11, 12
    Family ID F30  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas Dixon,   b. 17 Nov 1822, Garrigill Gate, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Jul 1864, Paris, Brantford Township, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 41 years) 
    Married 4 Dec 1845  Redwing Congregational Chapel, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Children 
    +1. Joseph (Joe) Dixon,   b. 21 Mar 1846, Alston, Cumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Apr 1925, San Benito, Cameron County, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    +2. Mary Ann Dixon,   b. 8 Apr 1850, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1928, Camlachie, Plympton Township, Lambton County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)
    +3. Frances Currah Dixon,   b. 10 Mar 1855, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 28 Feb 1925  (Age < 69 years)
    +4. Matilda Catherine Dixon,   b. 16 Jan 1860, Paris, Brant County, Ontario, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Feb 1925, Winfred, Lake County, South Dakota Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)
    Last Modified 19 Sep 2017 
    Family ID F325  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 16 Oct 1823 - Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChristened - 16 Jan 1824 - Garrigill, Alston Parish, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 4 Dec 1845 - Redwing Congregational Chapel, Alston, Cumberland, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 20 Aug 1892 - Winfred, Lake County, South Dakota Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Union (Pleasant Hill) Cemetery, Miner County, South Dakota Link to Google Earth
     = Link to Google Earth 

  • Photos
    Dixon: Thomas Dixon and Mary Matilda Currah
    Dixon: Thomas Dixon and Mary Matilda Currah
    Daguerreotype of Thomas Dixon and Mary Currah. Ontario, Canada

  • Sources 
    1. [S1208] Alston Non-Conformist Record Indexes, (FamilySearch: Public Record Office, London).

    2. [S97] Family of James A. Lincoln and Mary H. Dixon, Lincoln, Roger M. et al., (Wasilla, Alaska: self-published, March 2000, supplements 2002, 2004, and 2007), p. 141.

    3. [S488] England & Wales Non-Conformist Births and Baptisms, (FindMyPast).

      England & Wales Non-conformist births and baptisms Transcription

      First name: Mary
      Last name: Currah
      Birth year: 1823
      Birth date: 16 Oct 1823
      Baptism year: 1824
      Baptism date: 16 Jan 1824
      Place: Alston
      Denomination: Independent
      Father's first name: Joseph
      Mother's first name: Frances
      County: Cumberland
      Country: England
      Archive reference: TNA/RG/4/2522
      Description: Cumberland: Alston, Red Wing Chapel & Low Chapel (Independent): Births & Baptisms
      Record set: England & Wales Non-conformist births and baptisms
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Births & baptisms
      Collections from: Great Britain

    4. [S4] Anderson Family Research, Fern Anderson, compiler, (unpublished manuscript, before 1981).

      Born: October 18, 1823

    5. [S5] Mary Dixon Family History, Roger and Nancy Stephens Lincoln, compilers, (September 1999 [gedcom import]).

    6. [S4] Anderson Family Research, Fern Anderson, compiler, (unpublished manuscript, before 1981).

    7. [S302] Find A Grave, Memorial# 175799445.

    8. [S62] Alston Marriage Index, 1813-1837, George Bell, compiler, (GENUKI: UK and Ireland Genealogy).

    9. [S1248] Alston Parish Transcripts 1762-1830, (FamilySearch: Church of England. Record Office, Matlock, Derbyshire).

    10. [S2013] Northumberland and Durham Marriages, (FindMyPast: Northumberland & Durham Family History Society).

      Northumberland and Durham Marriages Transcription

      First name: Joseph
      Last name: Currah
      Sex: Male
      Marriage year: 1823
      Marriage date: 26 Jun 1823
      Place: Alston
      Spouse first name: Fanny
      Spouse last name: Pearson
      Groom's first name: Joseph
      Groom's last name: Currah
      Groom's parish: -
      Bride's first name: Fanny
      Bride's last name: Pearson
      Bride's parish: -
      County: Cumberland
      Country: England
      Record set: Northumberland and Durham Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      _______________

      Northumberland and Durham Marriages Transcription

      First name: Fanny
      Last name: Pearson
      Sex: Female
      Marriage year: 1823
      Marriage date: 26 Jun 1823
      Place: Alston
      Spouse first name: Joseph
      Spouse last name: Currah
      Groom's first name: Joseph
      Groom's last name: Currah
      Groom's parish: -
      Bride's first name: Fanny
      Bride's last name: Pearson
      Bride's parish: -
      County: Cumberland
      Country: England
      Record set: Northumberland and Durham Marriages
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain

    11. [S1209] England Marriages, 1538-1973, (FindMyPast: FamilySearch).

      England Marriages 1538-1973 Transcription

      First name: Joseph
      Last name: Currah
      Name note: -
      Marriage year: 1823
      Marriage date: 26 Jun 1823
      Marriage place: Alston
      Spouse's first name: Fanny
      Spouse's last name: Pearson
      County: Cumberland
      Country: England
      Record set: England Marriages 1538-1973
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain
      _______________

      England Marriages: 1538-1973 Transcription

      First name: Fanny
      Last name: Pearson
      Name note: -
      Marriage year: 1823
      Marriage date: 26 Jun 1823
      Marriage place: Alston
      Spouse's first name: Joseph
      Spouse's last name: Currah
      County: Cumberland
      Country: England
      Record set: England Marriages 1538-1973
      Category: Birth, Marriage, Death & Parish Records
      Subcategory: Marriages & divorces
      Collections from: Great Britain

    12. [S97] Family of James A. Lincoln and Mary H. Dixon, Lincoln, Roger M. et al., (Wasilla, Alaska: self-published, March 2000, supplements 2002, 2004, and 2007), pp. 142, 151, 154.


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