Christopher C. Emerick

29 August 1818–1 November 1847 (Age 29)
Butler, Ohio, United States

The Life of Christopher C.

When Christopher C. Emerick was born on 29 August 1818, in Butler, Ohio, United States, his father, John Jacob Emerick, was 35 and his mother, Susannah Rachel Henderson, was 41. He married Caroline Havekluft on 19 June 1845, in Cass, Illinois, United States. He died on 1 November 1847, at the age of 29, and was buried in United States.

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Family Time Line

Christopher C. Emerick
1818–1847
Caroline Havekluft
1827–1911
Marriage: 19 June 1845

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
19 June 1845
Cass, Illinois, United States

Parents and Siblings

    Male1783–1864Male

    Susannah Rachel Henderson

    Female1777–1858Female

siblings

(8)

+3 More Children

World Events (7)

1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 1

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 
1820 · Making States Equal

Age 2

The Missouri Compromise helped provide the entrance of Maine as a free state and Missouri as a slave state into the United States. As part of the compromise, slavery was prohibited north of the 36°30′ parallel, excluding Missouri.
1830 · The Second Great Awakening

Age 12

Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Emmerich .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Christopher C. Emerick, "Illinois, County Marriages, 1810-1934"
  • Christopher C Emerick, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Christopher C. Emerick, "Illinois Marriages, 1815-1935"

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