Oldest daughter and second child of John James & Sally Tallman, born in Dutchess Co, NY moved with the family to the then Town of Harmony. The family homestead was on the Weber-Davis Road. Mary married her 2nd cousin John Losee, he died in VA in the Civil War. Between 1882 & 1886 she married a man with the surname of Peck and lived her remaining years in the Town of Pomfret. She is buried next to her husband John Losee.