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The Church of St. Mary
The Church of St. Mary

The Church of St. Mary, ancestral church of the Mayo family in England, has roots that date to the 11th century. By coincidence, the first hospital in the Mayo medical practice in Rochester, Minn., was also named for St. Mary.

This artifact appears with the following story:
1845-1846 Coming to America
Not long after his ship arrived in New York harbor, William Worrall Mayo, 27, began moving westward.

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