Mary Satena Threeton1

#6423, b. 30 May 1860, d. 1905
Last Edited:15 Feb 2012
FatherJacob Threeton1 b. about 1811
MotherMary Tucker1 b. Aug 1822

Children of Mary Satena Threeton and William Wells

Outline of Life Events:

BirthMary Satena Threeton was born on 30 May 1860 at LA.2,1,3
MarriageShe married William Wells, son of William Wells and Nancy Blount, on 24 Jan 1883 at Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1
Death, WidowShe was left a widow at age 39, when her husband, William, died on 16 Apr 1900 at Ponchatoula, Tangipahoa Parish, LA.1,2,3,4,5
Census1900Mary Wells (given age 40) was enumerated as the head of a household on the 1900 census at Tangipahoa Parish, LA. With her was, son(s) Roscoe and William, daughter(s) Tassla, Carrie and Mollie , brother Marcus R. Threeton (given age 46), mother Mary Threeton (given age 77). She was widowed, and a farmer. Also living with the family was a black servant/farm laborer, George Wilson, age 54.3
ResidenceNot long after the death of her husband in 1900, Mary Satena Threeton moved to McComb, MS, with children Inez, Charles Roscoe, Carrie, Mary "Mollie" and William E.2
DeathMary Satena Threeton died in 1905 in McComb, MS.2


  1. [S382] Jim Perrin, Personal research files.
  2. [S413] Ponchatoula Times. Ponchatoula, LA.
  3. [S374] 1900 U.S. Census. LA. Tangipahoa Parish. population schedule.
  4. [S380] Caliste Alford, letter. 6 Feb 1964, from Ponchatoula, LA, to William Bjorkgren. Held by Martha Bjorkgren.
  5. [S357] Wetmore Cemetery. Tangipahoa, LA, USA. Headstone.