Emma Kesler

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

The Life Summary 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. 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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Alexander Kesler
Martha Jane Somerville
Elizabeth Kessler
Rebecca Kesler
Lewis Kesler
Ida Kessler
William Kesler
John Kesler
Jennie Kesler
Emma Kesler
James Kesler
Elva Kesler

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

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