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 Mary Eliza <I>Stanton</I> Macomb

Mary Eliza Stanton Macomb

Fort Hamilton, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Death 18 Oct 1899 (aged 79)
Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Burial Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA
Memorial ID 74296831 · View Source
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Mary Elisa was baptised on June 26, 1836 at St John's Church ("The Church of the Generals") along with her 3 siblings. Sponsors were Henry and Alexandrine Stanton, Miss Macomb and Miss Casey.

She married William Henry Alexander Macomb,the brother of her step-mother Alexandrine, on Jan. 17, 1844 at St. John's Church, Ft. Hamilton. He entered the U.S.N. in 1833, dropped the Alexander from his name,afterwards to be known as William Henry. He attained the rank of Commodore.

They had three children, all born at Ft. Hamilton:
Henry Alexander, b. April 5, 1845, Mary, b. Dec.14, 1855 and William Stanton, b. April 19,1859. Neither Mary nor William married.

Henry Alexander married Ada Phillips Bailey in 1870 in Kent Cliffs, NY. He authored the "Macomb Family Record", pub.1917.

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  • Created by: Shirley Stanton
  • Added: 2 Aug 2011
  • Find A Grave Memorial 74296831
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Mary Eliza Stanton Macomb (3 Oct 1820–18 Oct 1899), Find A Grave Memorial no. 74296831, citing Woodlands Cemetery, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, Pennsylvania, USA ; Maintained by Shirley Stanton (contributor 46546723) .