Emily Caroline Erwin

25 February 1847–5 September 1905 (Age 58)
Van Buren, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emily Caroline

Emily Caroline Erwin was born on 25 February 1847, in Van Buren, Arkansas, United States as the daughter of George Erwin and ?. She married Paul Clutts on 1 April 1866, in Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 7 daughters. She lived in Archey Valley, Van Buren, Arkansas, United States for about 20 years. She died on 5 September 1905, in Arkansas, United States, at the age of 58, and was buried in Liberty Cemetery, Chimes, Van Buren, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Paul Clutts
1838–1901
Emily Caroline Erwin
1847–1905
Marriage: 1 April 1866
Sarah Louisa Clutts
1868–1940
Julia Catherine Clutts
1869–1913
Mary Rue Clutts
1872–1954
John Darlington Clutts
1876–1968
George Sidney Clutts
1879–1969
Miranda Jane Clutts
1882–1976
Marshall B. Clutts
1885–1919
Dora Ellen Clutts
1886–1963
Lulu Leona Clutts
1890–1979
Ira Paul Clutts
1894–1975
Miss Willie Voyle Morrison
1916–2012
Eunice Coy Morrison
1920–2011

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
1 April 1866
Bolivar, Polk, Missouri, United States
children

(12)

    Sarah Louisa Clutts

    Female1868–1940Female

    Julia Catherine Clutts

    Female1869–1913Female

    Mary Rue Clutts

    Female1872–1954Female

    Male1876–1968Male

    Male1879–1969Male

+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings

    George Erwin

    Male1821–Male

    ?

    FemaleFemale

siblings

(1)

World Events (8)

1861

Age 14

Arkansas supplied an estimated 50,000 men to the Confederate Army andabout 15,000 to the Union Army.
1862 · Battle of Pea Ridge

Age 15

By the time the Battle of Pea Ridge happened the Union forces had pushed Confederates through Missouri and Arkansas. This battle was important in securing Missouri for the Union and opening Arkansas for the Union.
1863

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish, English, and Irish: variant of Irvin .2 German: from the personal name Erwin, from Herwin, a compound of Old High German heri ‘army’ + wini ‘friend’.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Emma C Cluth in household of Paul Cluth, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emily C Clutts in household of Paul Clutts, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emily C Clutts in household of Paul Clutts, "United States Census, 1900"

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