Ema A. Wyer

1860–after 1870 (Age 10)
Atchison, Missouri, United States

The Life of Ema A.

When Ema A. Wyer was born in 1860, her father, Pierson V. Wyre, was 36 and her mother, Theresa Mathursa Fulton, was 28. She lived in Clay Township, Atchison, Missouri, United States in 1860 and Missouri, United States in 1870. She died after 1870, at the age of 11.

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Pierson V. Wyre
Theresa Mathursa Fulton
Ema A. Wyer
Thomas T. Wyre
David L. Wyer
Mary W. Wyre

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World Events (8)


Age 0

In 1860, the Pony Express used men riding on horseback to carry mail between St. Joseph, Missouri, and Sacramento, California.

Age 3

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant spelling of Wire .2 Irish: see Weir .

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

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Sources (2)

  • Ema A Wyer in household of P V Wyer, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emma A Wire in household of Percin V Wire, "United States Census, 1870"

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