Mariah Emma Holdaway

7 February 1844–11 December 1923 (Age 79)
Staunton, Macoupin, Illinois, United States

The Life of Mariah Emma

When Mariah Emma Holdaway was born on 7 February 1844, in Staunton, Macoupin, Illinois, United States, her father, Daniel C. Holdaway, was 38 and her mother, Rebecca Voyles, was 33. She married Hiram W Muzzy on 15 June 1864. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She died on 11 December 1923, in Antrim, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Antrim, Hillsborough, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hiram W Muzzy
Mariah Emma Holdaway
Marriage: 15 June 1864
Ethel Lane Muzzey

Spouse and Children

15 June 1864
Antrim, Hillsborough, New Hampshire


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World Events (8)


Age 2

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
1848 · Chicago Board of Trade is organized

Age 4

Starting as a voluntary association to help buyers and sellers meet to negotiate and make contracts. The Chicago Board of Trade is one of the oldest futures and options exchanges in the world and it is open 22 hours per day to stay competitive.

Age 21

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

English: variant of Holloway .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Muzzey, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma M Muzzy in household of Hiram Muzzy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma Muzzy in household of Hiram Muzzy, "United States Census, 1900"

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