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1850's Lemuel Salisbury, Mary Knight Victorian Calling Card Foster RI


1850's Lemuel Salisbury & Mary Knight Victorian Calling Card
Salisbury Genealogy, Knight Family #539:

Printed on card: "Mr. and Mrs. Lemuel H.A. Salisbury" and his wife's maiden name appears at the bottom left: "Mary A. Knight". This is most likely a card for their 1858 wedding, beautiful.

Found in Public Records:
Lemuel H. Salisbury (1831-1894) born 1831 Rhode Island, died 1894
Spouse: Mary Ann Knight (1840-1865)

1860 United States Federal Census Record for Lemuel H A Salisbury
Age in 1860: 29
Birth Year: abt 1831
Birthplace: Rhode Island
Home in 1860: Foster, Providence, Providence County, Rhode Island
Post Office: Mount Vernon
Household Members: Name Age
Lemuel H A Salisbury 29
Mary A Salisbury 19 (Mary Ann Salisbury)
Elmer A Salisbury 1 (Elmer Salisbury)

Lemuel H. SALISBURY was born on 26 Apr 1831 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. He died in 1894 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in The Line Cemetery, Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. Lemuel married Mary Ann KNIGHT on 21 Feb 1858 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. His parents: Father Charles SALISBURY was born on 1 Sep 1805 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. He died on 2 Apr 1887 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. Charles married Marcella COLE on 12 Mar 1827 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island.

Mary Ann KNIGHT was born in 1840 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. She died in 1865 in Providence County, Rhode Island. She was buried in The Line Cemetery, Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. Mary married Lemuel H. SALISBURY on 21 Feb 1858 in Scituate, Providence, Rhode Island. Her parents: Father Ezra KNIGHT (1812-1882) was born in 1811 in Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. He died in 1882 in Providence County, Rhode Island. He was buried in Line Cemetery, Foster, Providence, Rhode Island. Ezra married Eliza Ann HOPKINS (1810-1891) on 19 Mar 1837 in West Greenwich, Rhode Island. Mary's brother was Willard Knight (1839-1867)

Lemuel & Mary's Burial: Line Cemetery, Foster, Providence County, Rhode Island, USA
Their son: Elmer M. Salisbury, BIRTH ABT 1853 in RI
Birth of Half-Sister Susannah Knight (1855–)
Birth of Half-Brother Willard W. Knight (1856–)
Birth of Half-Sister Hattie Knight (1857–)
Birth of Half-Sister Estella Knight (1858–)

Found in Portland, Maine, Cumberland County Maine with a large number of calling cards from New England. It unusual to have a wife's maiden name printed on a calling card. It is printed on a very thin early coated card stock. This beautiful pre Civil War era card was their personally printed card and one of a kind.

Size: 2 x 3.25 inches

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