Emma Agnes Gardner

2 October 1876–28 September 1921 (Age 44)
Homansville, Utah, Utah, United States

The Life of Emma Agnes

When Emma Agnes Gardner was born on 2 October 1876, in Homansville, Utah, Utah, United States, her father, William Gaudern, was 45 and her mother, Agnes Gardner, was 41. She married Edward Charles Murphy Sr on 18 March 1893, in Elko, Nevada, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Halleck, Elko, Nevada, United States in 1900 and United States in 1910. She died on 28 September 1921, in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States, at the age of 44, and was buried in Elko, Elko, Nevada, United States.

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Family Time Line

Edward Charles Murphy Sr
Emma Agnes Gardner
Marriage: 18 March 1893
Edna Murphy
Morley Merritt Murphy
Edward Charles Murphy Jr
Emma Mary Murphy
Leslie Gordon Murphy
Walter John Murphy

Spouse and Children

18 March 1893
Elko, Nevada, United States


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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 5

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 6

A federal law prohibiting all immigration of Chinese laborers. The Act was the first law to prevent all members of a national group from immigrating to the United States.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 14

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 English: reduced form of Gardener .2 Probably a translated form of German Gärtner ( see Gartner ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Murphy in household of Edward Murphy, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma Murphy in household of Ed C Murphy, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma Gardner in household of William Gardner, "United States Census, 1880"

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