Emma Louisa Stockwell

12 January 1861–1953 (Age 91)
Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

The Life of Emma Louisa

When Emma Louisa Stockwell was born on 12 January 1861, in Shrewsbury, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, her father, Seth Stockwell, was 24 and her mother, Sarah Edwards Kendall, was 23. She lived in Massachusetts, United States in 1870. She died in 1953, in Grafton, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 92.

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Family Time Line

Seth Stockwell
1836–1913
Sarah Edwards Kendall
1837–1911
Ellen Levina Stockwell
1859–1932
Emma Louisa Stockwell
1861–1953
Carry L Stockwell
1863–1873
Lilla S. Stockwell
1864–1917
George Bucklin Stockwell
1867–1956
Justin H. Stockwell
1868–1873
Sumner E. Stockwell
1870–1873
Henry Alden Stockwell
1872–
Olive Frances Stockwell
1874–1949

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(9)

    Ellen Levina Stockwell

    Female1859–1932Female

    Female1861–1953Female

    Carry L Stockwell

    Female1863–1873Female

    Lilla S. Stockwell

    Female1864–1917Female

    George Bucklin Stockwell

    Male1867–1956Male

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 2

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 2

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1886

Age 25

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place now in Greater London, so called from Old English stocc ‘tree trunk’, ‘plank bridge’ + well(a) ‘spring’, ‘stream’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emma L Stockwell in household of Seth Stockwell, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma L Stockwell in household of Seth Stockwell, "Massachusetts State Census, 1865"
  • Emma L Stockwell in household of Seth Stockwell, "United States Census, 1870"

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