Mrs Mary Sophia <I>Carroll</I> Bayard

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Mrs Mary Sophia Carroll Bayard

  • Birth 9 Apr 1804 Baltimore, Baltimore County, Maryland, USA
  • Death 9 Mar 1886 Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
  • Burial Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
  • Memorial ID 65159420

Wife of Sen. Richard H. Bayard. Daughter of Charles "Homewood" Carroll, son of "the signer", and Harriet (Chew) Carroll, daughter of the Hon. Benjamin Chew and Elizabeth (Oswald) Chew.

"BAYARD-March 9, Mary Sophia, widow of the late Hon. Richard H. Bayard, of this city, and daughter of the late Charles Carroll, of Carrollton, Maryland, aged eighty-two.
Funeral from the residence of her grand-daughter, No 1314 Pine street, Thursday, 11th instant, at 2 P. M, precisely. Interment at Wilmington."

The Philadelphia Inquirer. 10 March 1886

""Mrs. Mary S. Bayard, a grand-daughter of Charles Carroll, a signer of the Declaration of Independence, and a lady of rare intellectual attainments, died in Philadelphia a few days ago, at the age of 82 years."

Daily Patriot. (Harrisburg, Pa.) 15 March 1886

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  • Created by: James Harrison Turner
  • Added: 3 Feb 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 65159420
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mrs Mary Sophia Carroll Bayard (9 Apr 1804–9 Mar 1886), Find A Grave Memorial no. 65159420, citing Wilmington and Brandywine Cemetery, Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA ; Maintained by James Harrison Turner (contributor 47057487) .