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Mary Ann Hales Hales Thompson

October 11, 1799–August 9, 1851

Born at Minster-in-Sheppey, Kent, England; daughter of Hannah Ritney and Henry Hales. Died at Hobble Hills, unorganized U.S. territory; buried at Ancient Bluffs Ruins, unorganized U.S. territory. 1 (See Document 1.2)


  1. [1] Temple Records Index Bureau of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Nauvoo Temple Endowment Register, 10 December 1845 to 8 February 1846 (Salt Lake City: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, 1974), 79. Church of England, Parish Church of Minster-in-Sheppey (Kent), “Parish registers for Minster-in-Sheppey, 1568–1952,” p. 28, Henry Hales and Hanny Ritney; from the Centre for Kentish Studies, Maidstone, Kent, England; FHL microfilm 2228363, FHL. Lorraine Wight Hales, The Chronicles of the Hales Family in America: Book One (Ogden, UT: Dingman, 2008), 1. “Kent, England, Tyler Index to Parish Registers, 1538–1874,” database and images, (, accessed Nov. 2013), Henry Hales and Hannah Kitney, 1797; from Frank Watt Taylor, The Tyler Collection, Institute of Heraldic and Genealogical Studies, Canterbury, Kent, England. Ossian F. Taylor, Ossian F. Taylor Journal, 1851 April–September, May 1–9, 1851, CHL. Find a Grave, database and images (, accessed Nov. 2013), memorial no. 103029272, Mary Ann Hales. “Family Tree,” database, FamilySearch (, accessed Mar. 2016), Mary Ann Hales KWJW-3Z9 .