Title: Hoag Ancestry Author: Compiled by Mrs. Julia H. Quackenbush Publication: 1938-1949 With Additional Notes and Data Contributed by others Page: Volume 1, p. 48 Text: ... married Andrew Austin, son of Nathaniel and Catherine Austin Feb. 27,1760 Oblong, NY.
Quaker Calendar - There has been much confusion over the dates in Quaker records. Friends used numbered months and days rather than what they considered pagan names for them (i.e. "Thursday" coming from "Thor's Day"). Thus, when the secular calendar was changed in 1752, making January the first month instead of March, Friends began calling January "First Month".
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Mary by comparing test results with other carriers of her mitochondrial DNA.
However, there are no known mtDNA test-takers in her direct maternal line.
It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share DNA with Mary: