Emily Milan Breeden

1834–
Jefferson, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Emily Milan

When Emily Milan Breeden was born on 2 October 1834, in Jefferson, Tennessee, United States, her father, Thomas Breeden, was 54 and her mother, Martha Everet, was 45. She married George R. Sanders on 21 April 1855, in Hawkins, Tennessee, United States.

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Emily Milan Breeden
1834–
George R. Sanders
Marriage: 21 April 1855

Spouse & Children

MARRIAGE
21 April 1855
Hawkins, Tennessee, United States

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World Events (8)

1835 · The Hermitage is Built

Age 1

The Hermitage located in Nashville, Tennessee was a plantation owned by President Andrew Jackson from 1804 until his death there in 1845. The Hermitage is now a museum.
1836 · Remember the Alamo

Age 2

Being a monumental event in the Texas Revolution, The Battle of the Alamo was a thirteen-day battle at the Alamo Mission near San Antonio. In the early morning of the final battle, the Mexican Army advanced on the Alamo. Quickly being overrun, the Texian Soldiers quickly withdrew inside the building. The battle has often been overshadowed by events from the Mexican–American War, But the Alamo gradually became known as a national battle site and later named an official Texas State Shrine.
1865

Age 31

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 English: habitational name from Bredon in Worcestershire or from Breedon on the Hill in Leicestershire, both of which are named from an unattested Celtic word brez ‘hill’ + the tautologous addition of Old English dūn.2 Americanized form of German Breden .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Emily Breeden in household of Thomas Breeden, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Emiley Melissa Breeden, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"
  • Emiley Melissa Breeden, "Tennessee, County Marriages, 1790-1950"

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