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Mary Ann Joslin Ackley
Birth: Jul. 27, 1836
Death: Jun. 21, 1880

Mary Ann Joslin was born in Mays Landing, Atlantic County NJ. She was the daughter of the Reverend Hosea Joslin, a Methodist minister, and Margaret (Carman) Joslin. She was the ninth of eleven children.
She married sea captain Elias C. Ackley in 1855. They had seven children, three of whom lived to adulthood; Roxanna J. Ackley (Wagner, Friendlich), Mary Ellen Ackley (McKeen), and Asenath Palmer Ackley (Lacy).

Mary Ann made, bottled and sold Elias Ackley's Indian Vegetable Cough Syrup in Mays Landing, New Jersey, during her husband's life and until her own death in 1880. The recipe still exists in the family, and seems to have had genuinely medicinal ingredients which are still used in both natural and traditional over-the-counter remedies today.

Her children were:

Margaret J. Ackley (1859-1863)
Jesse C. Ackley (1861-1862)
Roxanna J. Ackley (Wagner, Friendlich) (1863-1943)
Emma C. Ackley (1867-1867)
Elias Ackley (1868-1868)
Mary Ellen Ackley (McKeen) (1870-1962)
Asenath Palmer Ackley (Lacy) (1872-1963)

Family links: 
  Hosea Joslin (1796 - 1880)
  Margaret Carman Joslin (1795 - 1891)
  Elias C Ackley (1826 - 1873)
  Margaret J Ackley (1859 - 1863)*
  Jessie Champion Ackley (1861 - 1862)*
  Roxanna J Ackley Frendlich (1863 - 1943)*
  Emma C Ackley (1866 - 1867)*
  Elias S Ackley (1868 - 1868)*
  Mary Ellen Ackley McKeen (1870 - 1961)*
  Asenath Palmer Ackley Lacy (1872 - 1963)*
  Jonathan Joslyn (1816 - 1900)*
  Catherine C. Joslin Mason (1820 - 1890)*
  Lise Ann Joslin (1822 - 1824)*
  Enoch N Joslin (1824 - 1904)*
  John Joseph Joslin (1825 - 1827)*
  Charles Pitman Joslin (1828 - ____)*
  Daniel Pitman Joslin (1830 - 1883)*
  Mark Carman Joslyn (1832 - 1914)*
  Mary Ann Joslin Ackley (1836 - 1880)
  Hosea B. Joslin (1837 - 1918)*
  Joseph A Joslin (1843 - 1878)*
*Calculated relationship
wife of
July 27, 1834
June 21, 1880
{Our Mother}
She we lost was lovely
and we loved her much
She is as fresh in our memory
as if yesterday was yet the day
she died.
Union Cemetery
Mays Landing
Atlantic County
New Jersey, USA
Created by: greatgrands
Record added: Jul 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 73357577
Mary Ann <i>Joslin</i> Ackley
Added by: Gary W Beckley
Mary Ann <i>Joslin</i> Ackley
Added by: Gary W Beckley
Mary Ann <i>Joslin</i> Ackley
Added by: James Mason Fritz
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