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Mary Trueworthy Carter York
Birth: Sep. 23, 1841
Adams County
Iowa, USA
Death: Aug. 1, 1932
Santaquin
Utah County
Utah, USA

Mary was left an orphan at age 6 when her Mother died of smallpox on 12 April 1848, her Father having died on the Mormon Batallion march 18 Nov 1846. She was taken in by her Aunt Hannah Carter York.

She married first, Aaron M. York and bore eight children by him. After the death of Aaron in 1881, she married again to George B. Higginson and remained with him until his death in 1893.

Mary served her community of Santaquin as a Midwife for years and helped deliver many hundreds of babies.

 
 
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 Parents:
  Richard Carter (1820 - 1846)
  Hannah Parker Carter (1822 - 1851)
 
 Spouses:
  Aaron Mereon York (1807 - 1881)
  George Bouncer Higginson (1831 - 1893)*
 
 Children:
  Mary Ann York Carter (1860 - 1922)*
  William Wallace York (1863 - 1947)*
  Sarah Charlotte York Taylor (1865 - 1931)*
  Johanna York (1868 - 1868)*
  Rolla Neslin York (1870 - 1946)*
  Nonna York (1874 - 1933)*
  Albion Kilgore Paris York (1876 - 1908)*
  Richard Carter York (1878 - 1963)*
 
 Siblings:
  Mary Trueworthy Carter York (1841 - 1932)
  Samuel Parker Carter (1843 - 1928)*
  Franklin Fitzfield Carter (1848 - 1933)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Santaquin City Cemetery
Santaquin
Utah County
Utah, USA
Plot: 0000C-0028-#1WT
GPS (lat/lon): 39.96931, -111.78272
 
Created by: Brad York
Record added: Jan 12, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 32880887
Mary Trueworthy <i>Carter</i> York
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Mary Trueworthy <i>Carter</i> York
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