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Mary (Cropley) Downie (abt. 1801 - 1891)

Mary Downie formerly Cropley
Born about in Wilmot, Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Wife of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died at about age 90 in Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canadamap
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Born in Annapolis, Nova Scotia.[1]

Mother of Edward Downie.[2]


  1. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 10 December 2014), Mary Cropley in entry for Edward M. Downie, 14 Jan 1902; citing Haverhill, Massachusetts, v 528 p 691, State Archives, Boston; FHL microfilm 2,057,736.
  2. "Massachusetts Deaths, 1841-1915," Mary Cropley in entry for Edward M. Downie
  • History of the county of Annapolis : including old Port Royal and Acadia : with memoirs of its representatives in the provincia Biographical and geneological sketches of the families of the early English settlers and grantees of the county of Annapolis, p. 496, Calnek, W. A., Toronto, W. Briggs, 1897.

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Daniel F. Johnson : Volume 80 Number 2605

Date June 24 1891 County Saint John Place Saint John Newspaper Messenger and Visitor

"d. Evergreen, N.S., June 12, of paralysis, Mrs. Mary DOWNIE, age 90. She was the mother of 16 children and leaves 11 children, 55 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren. The funeral services were conducted by Rev. L.J. Tingley."

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