Emma A Wyer

Atchison, Missouri, United States

The Life Summary of Emma A

When Emma A Wyer was born in 1860, in Atchison, Missouri, United States, her father, Pierson V Wyer, 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.

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Pierson V Wyer
Theresa Mathursa Fulton
Emma A Wyer
Thomas Turner 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.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson
Age 36
A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

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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