Eliza Emmeline Ottinger

8 September 1862–24 September 1894 (Age 32)
Cocke, Tennessee, United States

The Life of Eliza Emmeline

When Eliza Emmeline Ottinger was born on 8 September 1862, in Cocke, Tennessee, United States, her father, Ireneous Ottinger, was 30 and her mother, Mary Hester Borden, was 29. She lived in Tennessee, United States in 1870. She died on 24 September 1894, at the age of 32, and was buried in Salem Church, Cocke, Tennessee, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ireneous Ottinger
1832–1902
Mary Hester Borden
1833–1910
Elbert H. Ottinger
1853–1941
Louis M Ottinger
1854–
John Wesley Ottinger
1856–1933
Eliza Ottinger
1857–
Louisa Josephine Ottinger
1859–1930
Eliza Emmeline Ottinger
1862–1894
Mahala Florence Ottinger
1865–1953
David Clark Ottinger
1869–1954

Parents and Siblings

    Ireneous Ottinger

    Male1832–1902Male

    Mary Hester Borden

    Female1833–1910Female

siblings

(8)

    Elbert H. Ottinger

    Male1853–1941Male

    Louis M Ottinger

    Male1854–Male

    John Wesley Ottinger

    Male1856–1933Male

    Female1857–Female

    Louisa Josephine Ottinger

    Female1859–1930Female

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 1

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1865 · Sultana Tragedy

Age 3

In April of 1865, the steamboat the Sultana exploded. The Civil War had been over for awhile so this was considered the worst maritime disaster in US history. Compared to the Titanic where 1,512 people were killed, 1,8000 soldiers were killed on the Sultana. Confederate soldiers that weeks earlier had been fighting with Union soldiers were now fighting to save their lives.
1872 · The First National Park

Age 10

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.

Name Meaning

1 German: variant of Otting .2 German (also Öttinger) and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name denoting someone from any of the places called Otting or Öttingen, in Swabia, Bavaria, and the French province of Lorraine.3 Swiss German: variant of Ottiger.

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

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Sources (2)

  • Eliza E Otinger in household of Ireneous Otinger, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emmeline Ottinger in household of Treneous Ottinger, "United States Census, 1880"

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