Emily Fay Garrett

Brief Life History of Emily Fay

When Emily Fay Garrett was born on 29 April 1885, in Madison, Indiana, United States, her father, Nathan Luther Garrett, was 32 and her mother, Elvira Malinda Reason, was 27. She married F H Johns on 16 October 1909, in Madison, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 daughters. She lived in Fall Creek Township, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1900 and Anderson, Madison, Indiana, United States in 1930.

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Family Time Line

F H Johns
1871–
Emily Fay Garrett
1885–
Marriage: 16 October 1909
edith l johns
1908–
Gladys I Johns
1915–

Sources (3)

  • Emily F Johns, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Fay Garrett, "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992"
  • Fay Garrett in household of Nathan Garrett, "United States Census, 1900"

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World Events (8)

1886

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

1906 · Gary, Indiana, Is Founded

The town of Gary, Indiana, was founded by the United States Steel Corporation in 1906. The Gary Works steel mill was the largest integrated mill in North America. The city of Gary was named after Elbert Henry Gary who was the founding chairman of the United States Steel Corporation and American lawyer and county judge. Gary partnered with J.P. Morgan, Andrew Carnegie, and Charles M. Schwab to found the United States Steel Corporation.

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English (southern): from the Middle English personal name Gerad, a variant of either Gerald or Gerard .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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