Emma Caroline Williams

about 1871–1883 (Age 12)
Carthage, Leake, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Emma Caroline

When Emma Caroline Williams was born about 1871, in Carthage, Leake, Mississippi, United States, her father, Robert Jefferson Williams, was 32 and her mother, Frances Adlaid Barnes, was 30. She died in 1883, at the age of 12.

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Robert Jefferson Williams
Frances Adlaid Barnes
Sarah Adlaid Williams
Anna Virginia Williams
Emma Caroline Williams
Adda Williams
Louie Dow Williams
Robert Henry Williams
Benjamin Noah Williams

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World Events (6)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 1

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 1

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 4

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

English (also very common in Wales): patronymic from William .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Adda Williams in the 1880 United States Federal Census

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