Individual Details

Mary Connable

(1747 - April 1, 1821)

Mary Connable was born in 1747 in Bernardston, Massachusetts to Samuel and Mary English Connable. She was a teacher and noted as ‘a remarkably ingenious, enterprising and industrious woman’. She built a water wheel near her home, stayed single and lived her whole life in the home she grew up in which her brother John, then nephew Joseph inherited with a room given to Mary: the south lower room.

Events

Birth1747Bernardston, British America
Will1821Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
DeathApril 1, 1821Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
ProbateOctober 9, 1821Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
BurialOld Cemetery, Bernardston, Franklin, Massachusetts, United States
OccupationInventor
OccupationTeacher

Families

FatherSamuel Connable (1717 - 1796)
MotherMary English (1715 - 1791)
SiblingSamuel Connable (1743 - 1794)
SiblingJohn Connable (1749 - 1813)
SiblingRebecca Connable (1755 - 1816)
SiblingElizabeth Connable (1757 - 1821)

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