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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Mary Amelia Tunstall

Female 1857 - 1959  (102 years)


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  • Name Mary Amelia Tunstall 
    Sisters Mary McGowan and Elizabeth Bryars (née Tunstall)
    Sisters Mary McGowan and Elizabeth Bryars (née Tunstall)
    Nickname Hiddy 
    Born 23 May 1857  Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Residence 1860  Tensaw, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Probable. The census only identifies its location as Baldwin County, Alabama. 
    Residence 1900  Tensaw, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Identified as Montgomery Hill, Baldwin, Alabama. 
    Residence 1949  Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Died 24 May 1959  Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Latham Methodist Church Cemetery, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for Mary Tunstall McGowan
    Findagrave memorial for Mary Tunstall McGowan
    Created by Michelle Woodham, 9 Nov 2006
    Person ID I5020  Dickinson
    Last Modified 27 Oct 2014 

    Father Peyton Randolph Tunstall,   b. 10 Jul 1830, Little River, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Jan 1911, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 80 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Laura Lee Slaughter,   b. 16 May 1835, Montpelier (Blacksher), Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Mar 1875, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1852  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1348  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Thomas McGowan,   b. 10 Nov 1854, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 04 Feb 1903, Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 24 Jan 1881  Baldwin County, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Thomas Beck McGowan,   b. 21 Feb 1884, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1959, Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years)
     2. Randolph McGowan,   b. 23 Feb 1886, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 May 1973, Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 87 years)
     3. Laura McGowan,   b. 02 Aug 1890, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 08 Apr 1981, Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 90 years)
     4. Reba Mae McGowan,   b. 17 Oct 1894, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Aug 1973, Foley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 78 years)  [Birth]
     5. Edmund Clay McGowan,   b. 17 Jul 1901, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Aug 1989, Foley, Baldwin, Alabama Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 88 years)
    Last Modified 20 Jan 2012 
    Family ID F2226  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 23 May 1857 - Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Probable. The census only identifies its location as Baldwin County, Alabama. - 1860 - Tensaw, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 24 Jan 1881 - Baldwin County, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - Identified as Montgomery Hill, Baldwin, Alabama. - 1900 - Tensaw, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - 1949 - Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 24 May 1959 - Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Latham Methodist Church Cemetery, Latham, Baldwin, Alabama Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Sources 
    1. [S014287] 1860 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1860), Census Place: , Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: M653_1; Page: 229; Image: 228; Family History Library Film: 803001, Census Place: , Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: M653_1; P.
      HOH P R Tunstall/29
      Laura L Tunstall/24
      George L Tunstall/7
      P K Tunstall/5
      Mary A Tunstall/4
      C C Tunstall/1

    2. [S013029] 1900 United States Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration), Census Place: Montgomery Hill, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: 1; Page: 10A; Enumeration District: 0001; FHL microfilm: 1240001.
      HOH Thomas McGowan45
      Mary A McGowan/43
      Thomas B McGowan/16
      Randolph McGowan/14
      Laura McGowan/9
      Reba M McGowan/5


    3. [S336420] 1940 U.S. Census, Bureau of the Census, (Washington, DC: National Archives and Records Administration, 1940), ensus Place: Montgomery Hill and Latham, Baldwin, Alabama; Roll: T627_2; Page: 6B; Enumeration District: 2-2.
      HOH Mary A McGowen/82
      Thomas B McGowen/56
      Laura McGowen/48
      Reba McGowen/45
      Edmard P McGowen/37
      Walter Bryars/64

    4. [S336394] Alabama, Deaths and Burials Index, 1881-1974, Ancestry.com, (Provo, Utah: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2011).
      Name: Mary McGowan
      Birth Date: abt 1857
      Death Date: 24 May 1959
      Death Place: Bay Minette, Baldwin, Alabama
      Death Age: 102
      Gender: Female
      Father Name: Randolph Tunstall
      Mother Name: Laura Lee Slaughter
      FHL Film Number: 1908941