Daisy Emmalani Cartwright

Female21 February 1879–1 April 1957

Brief Life History of Daisy Emmalani

When Daisy Emmalani Cartwright was born on 21 February 1879, in Honolulu, Oahu, Kingdom of Hawaii, her father, Alexander Joy Cartwright, was 20 and her mother, Theresa Owana Ka'ohelelani La'anui Pratt, was 18. She married Edward G. Skeggs on 26 June 1920, in Denver, Colorado, United States. She lived in Hawaii, United States in 1879 and Oakland, Alameda, California, United States in 1900. She died on 1 April 1957, in Honolulu, Hawaii, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Honolulu, Oahu, Hawaii, United States.

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Family Time Line

Walter Alexander Nelson
Daisy Emmalani Cartwright
Marriage: 25 February 1922

Sources (5)

  • Daisy D Cartwright in household of Alexander J Cartwright, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Cartwright, "Hawaii, Births and Baptisms, 1843-1909"
  • Cartwright, "Hawaii, Births and Baptisms, 1843-1909"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 February 1922San Francisco, California, United States
  • Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (2)

    World Events (8)

    1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

    Age 2

    Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.


    Age 19

    Historical Parent Boundaries: 1898 – 1900 Haiwaii Annexation. 1900 - 1907 Oahu County. Hawaii Territory 1907 – Present: Hololulu County. County and City consolidated.

    1900 · Gold for Cash!

    Age 21

    This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

    Name Meaning

    English (Midlands and northern England): occupational name from Middle English cart(e) ‘cart’ + wright(e) ‘craftsman’ (Old English cræt or Old Norse kartr + Old English wyrhta), for a cartwright, a maker of carts.

    Variant of Courtright , a surname of Dutch origin.

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

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