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Mary Preston Radford Kearny
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Birth: Mar. 5, 1812
Lewis County
Kentucky, USA
Death: Jun. 27, 1899
Saint Louis
St. Louis County
Missouri, USA

Mary Preston Radford Kearny was one of three children born to Dr. John Radford and his wife Harriet Kennerly Radford Clark. Mary's father was killed by a wild boar when she was 5 years old. Mary's mother relocated Mary and her two brothers to St. Louis, Missouri from Lewis County, Kentucky where she met and married General William Clark.

Mary was united in marriage on September 5, 1830 in St. Louis, Missouri to General Stephen Watts Kearny. Mary and Stephen were blessed with the birth of eleven children, nine of whom survived infancy, during their 18 year marriage:

Female Kearny
William Kearny
George Kearny
Charles Kearny
Harriet Kearny Collier
Mary Radford Kearny Cobb
Ellen Kearny Bascome
Louisa Kearny Mason
Clarence Kearny
Henry Stephen Kearny
Stephen Watts Kearny, Jr.

Mary passed away of senility according to her death record at the age of 87, fifty-one years after her husband General Stephen. Mary was pregnant with their eleventh child when the General passed away.
 
 
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 Parents:
  Harriet Kennerly Radford Clark (1788 - 1831)
 
 Spouse:
  Stephen Watts Kearny (1796 - 1848)
 
 Children:
  William Kearny (1833 - 1893)*
  Charles Kearny (1834 - 1904)*
  Harriet Kearny Collier (1835 - 1863)*
  Mary Kearny Cobb (1839 - 1886)*
  Louisa Kearny Mason (1841 - 1897)*
  Ellen Kearny Bascome (1843 - 1912)*
  Henry S Kearny (1846 - 1920)*
  Stephen Watts Kearny (1848 - 1895)*
 
 Siblings:
  William Radford (1809 - 1890)*
  Mary Preston Radford Kearny (1812 - 1899)
  John D Radford (1817 - 1868)*
  Jefferson Kearny Clark (1824 - 1900)*
  Edmund Clark (1826 - 1827)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: Mary was the step-daughter of the 6th great uncle of the Memorial maintainer. Thank you to G. Photographer for allowing me to maintain her Memorial.
 
Burial:
Bellefontaine Cemetery
Saint Louis
St. Louis City
Missouri, USA
 
Maintained by: SusanG
Originally Created by: G.Photographer
Record added: Aug 18, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 21005698
Mary Preston <i>Radford</i> Kearny
Added by: G.Photographer
 
Mary Preston <i>Radford</i> Kearny
Added by: G.Photographer
 
Mary Preston <i>Radford</i> Kearny
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Added by: Connie Nisinger
 
 
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