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Mary Ann McKay Elliott
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Birth: Nov. 20, 1836
Manitoba, Canada
Death: Apr. 12, 1932

Mary was "Dowager Queen" at the "Trail to Rail Celebration" in Eugene on August 19-20, 1926, "the occasion of the opening of the Natron Cut-off", which joined Eugene and Klamath Falls." Her son, William C. Elliott, a surveyor and engineer, supposedly surveyed the Natron Cut-off for Southern Pacific.

Mary McKay Elliot, Hillsboro, Ore. April 13, The last of the English sponsored Oregon immigrants who came to this county in '41 is dead. She was a pioneer settler of this state and "queen mother" at the Oregon pioneer association meet in Portland two years ago. Her father, Captain Charles Mckay, was one of the signers of the Champoeg document in 1843, thereby losing financial assistance which he had been receiving from England. He originally migrated from Winnipeg to: save" Oregon for England.


1870 Census
Name: Mary Elliot
Age in 1870: 32
Birth Year: abt 1838
Birthplace: Rupertsland
Home in 1870: Washington, Oregon
Race: White
Gender: Female
Post Office: Forest Grove

Household Members:
Name Age
Samuel Elliot 41
Mary Elliot 32
Thomas Elliot 15
Lawrence Elliot 13
Mary Elliot 8
William Elliot 6
Alice Elliot 4
Edward Elliot 1
 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Charles Richard McKay (1808 - 1873)
  Letitia Bird McKay (1810 - 1897)
 
 Children:
  Thomas Haden Elliott (1854 - 1920)*
  Samuel Laurence Elliott (1856 - 1947)*
  John Elliott (1858 - 1860)*
  David Elliott (1860 - 1862)*
  Mary Catherine Elliott Wirtz (1862 - 1955)*
  Alice Letitia Elliott Redmond (1867 - 1933)*
  Edward Beecher Elliott (1869 - 1910)*
 
 Siblings:
  Charles Richard McKay (1829 - 1901)*
  Maria McKay Plumey (1832 - 1909)*
  Mary Ann McKay Elliott (1836 - 1932)
  Isabella McKay Brooks (1839 - 1865)*
  Harriet McKay Burston (1841 - 1863)*
  Cecilia McKay Phillips (1845 - 1865)*
  Louise McKay Lyons (1853 - 1918)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Note: ossw Samuel Hayden Elliott - Married 9/3/1853 In Washington Co., Oregon
 
Burial:
Hillsboro Pioneer Cemetery
Hillsboro
Washington County
Oregon, USA
 
Created by: Tracy Turner
Record added: Feb 24, 2008
Find A Grave Memorial# 24870518
Mary Ann <i>McKay</i> Elliott
Added by: Tracy Turner
 
 
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