Fay Questionnaires

Edward Allen Fay Marriage Questionnaire, William Webb and Mary Adella McFarland (two questionnaires, one undated, signed by Wm. Webb, and one dated Jan. 23, 1890, signed by H. [L.?] Tracy); copies at Gallaudet University Archives, Washington, D.C.
 
No. 2066

Marriage Record of William Webb (husband) and Mary Adella McFarland (wife)

p. 1 - Details Relating to Marriage

Date of Marriage?  June 14, 1883
Place of Marriage?  Boulder, Colo.
Were the parties related before marriage?  No
Total number of children born of this marriage?  2
How many could hear?  2
[Added note says "has family of 3 children - all hear; Col. Index Dec 3/92"]

p. 2 - Details Relating to Husband

Name of his father?  Wm Webb
Name of his mother?  Grace Williams
Related before marriage?  No
Brothers and sisters ... how many of these were deaf?  1
How many could hear?  1
Was this person [husband] deaf or hearing?  Deaf
Age when deafness occurred?  1
Cause of deafness?  Fits
Attended what School or Institution?  Colorado
Residence when admitted?  Colorado Springs, Colo
Year when admitted?  1874
Age when admitted?  14
Years under instruction?  8
Present residence?  Boulder, Colo.
Occupation?  Printer

p. 2 - Details Relating to Wife

Name of her father?  Robert McFarland (adopted parents)
Name of her mother?  Loana Howe
Related before marriage?  No
Parents ... age at death?  Mother (Mary C. Moore) died 1893 - Col. Index Jan 21/93
Brothers and sisters ... how many of these were deaf?  1
How many could hear?
Was this person [wife] deaf or hearing?  Deaf
Age when deafness occurred?  4 6/12
Cause of deafness?  Scarlet fever
Attended what School or Institution?  Colorado
Residence when admitted?  Col. Springs, Colo.
Year when admitted?  1874
Age when admitted?  13
Years under instruction?  8
Present residence?  Boulder, Colo.
Occupation?  Dressmaker

p. 4 - Remarks

Questionnaire #1 is undated, signed "Wm. Webb." [No remarks]
Questionnaire #2 is dated Jan. 23, 1890 and signed by H. [L.?] Tracy;
 it has only the comment, "Colorado Index Jan 18, 1890."

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