Emma L. Whitener

1 October 1867–25 July 1950 (Age 82)
Catawba, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Emma L.

When Emma L. Whitener was born on 1 October 1867, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States, her father, Logan George Whitener, was 46 and her mother, Barbara Mahala Setzer, was 33. She married Alexander Franklin Taylor on 8 March 1888, in Catawba, North Carolina, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. She lived in Jacobs Fork Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States in 1880 and Caldwell Township, Catawba, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years. She died on 25 July 1950, at the age of 82, and was buried in Maiden Municipal Cemetery, Maiden, Catawba, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Franklin Taylor
Emma L. Whitener
Marriage: 8 March 1888
Grover Cleveland Taylor Sr.
Doras Edgar Taylor
Jesse Ray Taylor

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    8 March 1888Catawba, North Carolina, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    1868 · Impeach the President!
    Age 1
    Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
    1877 · Last Troops Leave
    Age 10
    In 1877, the last of the troops that were occupying North Carolina left.
    1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act
    Age 23
    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

    Americanized form of German Weidner or Weisner .

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

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    Sources (15)

    • Emma Taylor in household of Abrander Taylor, "United States Census, 1920"
    • Emma Taylor in household of Alix F Fagler, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Emma Taylor in household of Alecander F Taylor, "United States Census, 1900"

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