Elizabeth Stacy Kemp

3 July 1864–25 June 1900 (Age 36)
Saline, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Elizabeth Stacy

When Elizabeth Stacy Kemp was born on 3 July 1864, in Saline, Arkansas, United States, her father, Leonidas Henry Kemp Sr., was 26 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Lockhart, was 18. She married Azariah Roberts Haley on 10 September 1885, in Grant, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Arkansas, United States in 1870. She died on 25 June 1900, in Prattsville, Grant, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 35, and was buried in Philadelphia Cemetery, Monroe, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Azariah Roberts Haley
Elizabeth Stacy Kemp
Marriage: 10 September 1885
E A Haley
Althea Haley
Mary A Haley
Etner Octavo Haley
Henry A Haley
Abner Hampton Haley
Myrtis Haley
Janice Haley

Spouse and Children

10 September 1885
Grant, Arkansas, United States


    E A Haley



    Mary A Haley


    Etner Octavo Haley


    Henry A Haley


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Parents and Siblings



+6 More Children

World Events (8)


Age 1

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.
1865 · The Assassination of a President

Age 1

"While attending the play ""Our American Cousin"" in Ford's Theatre, actor John Wilkes Booth climbed up the stairs to the suite that President Abraham Lincoln and his wife resided. Once inside the suite Booth pulled out his pistol and shot The President in the head. In critical condition The President was carried out of the theatre for urgent medical attention. Unfortunately, Lincoln died the following day. Abraham Lincoln was the first American president to be assassinated, and his death caused a period of national mourning both in the North and South."
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 11

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

1 English, Scottish, Dutch, and North German: status name for a champion, Middle English and Middle Low German kempe. In the Middle Ages a champion was a professional fighter on behalf of others; for example the King's Champion, at the coronation, had the duty of issuing a general challenge to battle to anyone who denied the king's right to the throne. The Middle English word corresponds to Old English cempa and Old Norse kempa ‘warrior’; both these go back to Germanic campo ‘warrior’, which is the source of the Dutch and North German name, corresponding to High German Kampf .2 Dutch: metonymic occupational name for someone who grew or processed hemp, from Middle Dutch canep ‘hemp’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Elizabeth S Haley in household of Ayariah Haley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Elisabeth S Kemp in household of Leonadus H Kemp, "United States Census, 1870"
  • E S Kemp in entry for A R Haley, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

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