Matilda Bonnifield


Brief Life History of Matilda

Matilda Bonnifield was born in Kentucky, United States. She married Caleb Montague Embree on 25 December 1833, in Hendricks, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Monroe Township, Monroe, Missouri, United States in 1850. She died in 1857, in Kentucky, United States.

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Family Time Line

Caleb Montague Embree
Matilda Bonnifield
Marriage: 25 December 1833
Marine Thomas Embree
Sarah J Embree
about 1837–
William R. Embree
Marcus F Embree
Susan E Embree
James Madison Embree
Melissa Ann Embree
John C Embree
Martillas Alonzo Embree
Austin Martin Embree Sr.

Sources (4)

  • Matilda Embree in household of Caleb M Embree, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Matilda Bonnifield, "Indiana Marriages, 1811-2007"
  • Matilda Bonnefield, "Indiana, Marriages, 1811-1959"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 December 1833Hendricks, Indiana, United States
  • Children (10)

    +5 More Children

    World Events (6)


    Thomas Jefferson's American Declaration of Independence endorsed by Congress. Colonies declare independence.

    1792 · Becomes the 15th State

    On June 1, 1792, Kentucky became the 15th state. It was the first state west of the Appalachian Mountains

    1801 · Cane Ridge Revival

    The Cane Ridge Revival took place for six days in Cane Ridge, Kentucky. From August 6, 1801- August 12 or 13, 1801, around 20 thousand people gathered together for what was called the Second Great Awakening.

    Name Meaning

    Altered form of English Bonfield .

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

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