Emily J. Farlow

2 September 1839–18 March 1911 (Age 71)
Deep River, Guilford, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Emily J.

When Emily J. Farlow was born on 2 September 1839, in Deep River, Guilford, North Carolina, United States, her father, James Farlow, was 28 and her mother, Rachael Stuart, was 28. She married Jonathan Newlin on 14 March 1861. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Randolph, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 18 March 1911, in Rush, Indiana, United States, at the age of 71.

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Family Time Line

Jonathan Newlin
Emily J. Farlow
Marriage: 14 March 1861
E. Dora
John Quincy
Jessie Lillian
Walter Raleigh
Charles Dewey Newlin
William L.
Weldon Edwards Newlin

Spouse and Children

14 March 1861
Alamance,North Carolina


    E. Dora


    John Quincy


    Jessie Lillian


    Walter Raleigh



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World Events (8)

1841 · Indiana Nears Bankruptcy

Age 2

The State of Indiana was near bankruptcy in 1841 due to the inability to repay interest incurred for the Massive Internal Improvement Act. The state liquidated much of its public works. Many of the projects were handed over to the state’s creditors as a way to reduce debt. Only two of the eight proposed infrastructure projects were completed by the creditors.

Age 7

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1862 · Battle of Roanoke Island

Age 23

On February 7, 1862, General Burnside's expedition started with the Battle of Roanoke Island. The battle was mostly fought by the Union and Confederate Navy's. This was a Union victory.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire, so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + hlāw ‘hill’, ‘tumulus’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily Farlow in household of John Newlin, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emily Farlow in household of James Farlow, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emily Farlow in household of James Farlow, "United States Census, 1850"

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