Maria was the 7th of 10 children of John Yarian and Sarah Buchecker of Columbiana County, Ohio. She married on May 2, 1871, Columbiana County, Ohio, to Ephraim Harrold. They were living in Beaver Township, Mahoning County, Ohio, at the time of the 1880 and 1900 census. He was a farmer. Besides the children linked below they had: John Michael Harrold b.Mar 8,1872, Columbiana Co,OH probably died young.