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Coupeville in Island County, Washington — The American West (Northwest)
 

Mary Barrett

 
 
Mary Barrett Marker image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 31, 2012
1. Mary Barrett Marker
Inscription.  
Left side of marker is written in Gaelic and right side is in English
Died here. April, 9 AD 1861
One year ten and twenty (years) of age
Born at Mineth, Ireland
Gentle wife (of) Sam’l Maylor
They married in Liverpool At the Church of (St.) Pat(rick), Dec. 21, 1856
She had three sons
Paul, Thomas B. & Marion S.
Her father was John Barrett Tralee
Her mother (was) Clara Page Limerick

RIP

 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial SitesSettlements & SettlersWomen. A significant historical month for this entry is April 1854.
 
Location. 48° 12.364′ N, 122° 42.401′ W. Marker is in Coupeville, Washington, in Island County. Marker is on Cemetery Road. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 162 Cemetery Road, Coupeville WA 98239, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Davis Blockhouse (here, next to this marker); Remaining Blockhouses of Central Whidbey (a few steps from this marker); Sunnyside (about 600 feet away, measured in a direct line); Ebey Blockhouse
Mary Barrett Marker and Davis Blockhouse image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 31, 2012
2. Mary Barrett Marker and Davis Blockhouse
Marker is visible mounted on the blockhouse to the right of the window.
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(approx. 0.4 miles away); Central Whidbey Historic District (approx. 1.2 miles away); Douglas Fir Log (approx. 1.2 miles away); Methodist Episcopal Church Foundation Stone (approx. 1.3 miles away); Col. Isaac Neff Ebey – Rebecca Whitey Ebey (approx. 1.3 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Coupeville.
 
Regarding Mary Barrett. Mary Barrett's tombstone is written in Gaelic and is translated by this marker mounted nearby on the Davis Blockhouse.
 
Mary Barrett's Tombstone image. Click for full size.
By Barry Swackhamer, October 31, 2012
3. Mary Barrett's Tombstone
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on April 15, 2018. It was originally submitted on November 10, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. This page has been viewed 859 times since then and 4 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 10, 2012, by Barry Swackhamer of Brentwood, California. • Syd Whittle was the editor who published this page.

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