Emma Isbella Golden

8 October 1865–10 February 1929 (Age 63)
Marlin, Falls, Texas, United States

The Life of Emma Isbella

When Emma Isbella Golden was born on 8 October 1865, in Marlin, Falls, Texas, United States, her father, Seth A Golden, was 40 and her mother, Sarah Wright, was 37. She married James Walter Adams on 27 February 1884, in Polk, Texas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 8 daughters. She lived in Justice Precinct 1, Polk, Texas, United States in 1880 and Justice Precinct 4, Polk, Texas, United States in 1900. She died on 10 February 1929, in Wichita Falls, Wichita, Texas, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Rose Hill Cemetery, Merkel, Taylor, Texas, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Walter Adams
1858–1931
Emma Isbella Golden
1865–1929
Marriage: 27 February 1884
William Coleman Adams
1884–1965
Nolan B. Adams
1885–1942
Nola Bell Adams
1886–1942
Ettie C. Adams
1888–1966
Emma I. Adams
1889–1980
Johnnie T. Adams
1891–
Arra Jane Adams
1891–1980
Isom Jepsi Adams
1893–1952
Laura Edna Adams
1896–1949
Mamie Zada Adams
1897–1991
Velma Olita Adams
1900–1947
Mellie Adams
1902–1919
Elbert Carry Adams
1904–1963

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
27 February 1884
Polk, Texas, United States
children

(13)

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Parents and Siblings

    Seth A Golden

    Male1825–Male

    Sarah Wright

    Female1828–Female

siblings

(8)

    Ennia G Golden

    Female1851–Female

    Jinsa A Golden

    Female1853–Female

    Emily Golden

    Female1856–Female

    Ansada N Golden

    Female1858–Female

    Marion Golden

    Male1862–Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1870 · Texas Is Restored to the Union

Age 5

Congress restored Texas to the Union on March 30, 1870, despite not yet meeting all of the requirements established for re-admittance.
1882 · The Chinese Exclusion Act

Age 17

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.

Name Meaning

1 English: nickname for someone with golden hair, from Middle English gelden, golden (from Old English gylden).2 Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Ualghairg ( see McGoldrick ).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Isibel Golden in household of Seth A Golden, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emma Golden in household of Seth A Golden, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emma Addams in household of Janes W Addams, "United States Census, 1900"

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