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Mary Girdner

Female 1806 - 1907  (100 years)


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  • Name Mary Girdner  [1, 2
    Born 12 Aug 1806  Greene Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 10 Aug 1907  near Trenton, Grundy, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Buried 12 Aug 1907  Ramsey Cemetery, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Notes 
    • Mrs. Mary White died on August 10, 1907 at the home her daughter, Mrs. T. A. Herbert, near Trenton. She was born in Green county, in the eastern part of Tennessee on August 12, 1806. She was married at the age of 16 to Mark White of Kentucky, having moved there with her parents while a baby. In 1834 she removed with her husband to Daviess county, and two years later came to Livingston county, settling in Jackson township. She reared ten children there. Among surviving relatives are a brother, Greenbury Girdner, living in Alabama, aged 97; Mrs. Mahala Yates, Texas, a sister, aged 83; two brothers in Chillicothe, David Girdner, aged 81 and J. M. Girdner, aged 73. Mrs. Herbert, the daughter with whom she made her home, is 81 years old. Mrs. White has been a member of the Baptist church for 80 years. She is survived by the following children: Mrs. Tom Hubbard of near Trenton, Mrs. Louise Selsor of Kansas City, Ivan and Dempsey of Nebraska, and C. L. of Jackson township.

      1860 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Jackson Township, Mary White, 55, farmer, with children Demsey 21, Charles 19, Mary 14, Mahaly 13, Louisa 12 [3, 6]
    Person ID I20116  Mindrum
    Last Modified 13 Nov 2015 

    Father David Girdner,   b. 9 Oct 1784, Northampton Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Jan 1864, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth Parman,   b. 8 Apr 1788, Luzerne Co., Pennsylvania Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Nov 1862, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 19 Sep 1805  Greene Co., Tennessee Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9
    Family ID F14076  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Marcus "Mark" White,   b. 24 Dec 1803, South Carolina Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Jul 1851, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 47 years) 
    Married ca 1822, KY  [3
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth White,   b. Apr 1827, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1912  (Age ~ 84 years)
     2. Almeda White,   b. Abt 1830, Kentucky Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Ivan Shelby White,   b. 19 May 1835, Daviess Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Sep 1912  (Age 77 years)
     4. Dempsey White,   b. 28 Jul 1837, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Nov 1938, Surprise, Butler, Nebraska Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 101 years)
     5. Charles Lankford White,   b. Nov 1842, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Apr 1928, Jackson Township, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 85 years)
     6. Mary Ann White,   b. 1843, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1888, Pratt, Pratt, Kansas Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 45 years)
     7. Mahala White,   b. Abt 1845, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location
     8. Louisa White,   b. Abt 1847, Livingston Co., Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1911, Chillicothe, Livingston, Missouri Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 64 years)
     9. White,   d. Dec
    Last Modified 24 Dec 2007 
    Family ID F14446  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S1895] Girdner Family Genealogy.

    2. [S6687] James Madison Girdner obituary, The Chillicothe Constituion, Friday, 7 Jan 1921.

    3. [S2027] Mary Girdner White obitury, The Chillicothe Constitution, Chillicothe, MO, 12 Aug 1907.

    4. [S2012] Historical Sketch of the Girdner Family, James Madison Girdner, 2 Feb 1911.

    5. [S6231] www.findagrave.com.

    6. [S2532] 1860 US Census, Missouri, Livingston, Jackson Township, page 22.

    7. [S2019] E-mail from Marge Anderson, 8 Jan 2005, year.

    8. [S3049] Tennessee State Marriages, 1780-2002, www.ancestry.com, date and place.

    9. [S2010] Havens-Friend, www.ancestry.com, louiseh@cox.net, date and place.