Emma Kesler

7 November 1870–12 October 1890 (Age 19)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emma

When Emma Kesler was born on 7 November 1870, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Alexander Kesler, was 41 and her mother, Martha Jane Somerville, was 34. In 1880, at the age of 10, her occupation is listed as . She died on 12 October 1890, in Council, Adams, Idaho, United States, at the age of 19, and was buried in Council, Adams, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Alexander Kesler
1828–1913
Martha Jane Somerville
1836–1909
Elizabeth Kessler
1859–1920
Rebecca Kesler
1861–1940
Lewis Kesler
1862–1937
Ida Kesler
1863–1941
William Kesler
1864–1955
John Kesler
1867–1937
Jennie Kesler
1868–1933
Emma Kesler
1870–1890
James Kesler
1874–1947
Elva Kesler
1876–1954

Parents and Siblings

    Alexander Kesler

    Male1828–1913Male

    Martha Jane Somerville

    Female1836–1909Female

siblings

(10)

    Elizabeth Kessler

    Female1859–1920Female

    Female1861–1940Female

    Lewis Kesler

    Male1862–1937Male

    Female1863–1941Female

    Male1864–1955Male

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World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

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.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 2

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.
1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 6

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.

Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Kessler .

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

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Sources (1)

  • Emma Kesler in household of Alexander Kesler, "United States Census, 1880"

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