Emma L. Berry

22 November 1866–15 May 1955 (Age 88)
Orleans, Orleans Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States

The Life of Emma L.

When Emma L. Berry was born on 22 November 1866, in Orleans, Orleans Township, Ionia, Michigan, United States, her father, Edgar W. Berry, was 27 and her mother, Louisa Jacox, was 20. She married Frank B. Wood on 1 January 1893, in Rives Junction, Jackson, Michigan, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son. She lived in Laclede, Bonner, Idaho, United States in 1920 and Coeur d'Alene Election Precinct, Kootenai, Idaho, United States in 1940. She died on 15 May 1955, in Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States, at the age of 88, and was buried in Forest Cemetery, Coeur d'Alene, Kootenai, Idaho, United States.

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Frank B. Wood
Emma L. Berry
Marriage: 1 January 1893
Glen Roy Wood

Spouse and Children

1 January 1893
Rives Junction, Jackson, Michigan, United States


    Glen Roy Wood


Parents and Siblings



    Fred Berry



World Events (8)


Age 1

Nebraska is the 37th state.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 1

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 24

Idaho is the 43rd state.

Name Meaning

1 Irish (Galway and Mayo): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Béara or Ó Beargha ( see Barry 1).2 Scottish and northern Irish: variant spelling of Barrie .3 English: habitational name from any of several places named with Old English byrig, dative case of burh ‘fortified manor house’, ‘stronghold’, such as Berry in Devon or Bury in Cambridgeshire, Greater Manchester, Suffolk, and West Sussex.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Berry in household of Edgar W Berry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emma L Wood in household of Frank B Wood, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma L Wood in household of Frank B Wood, "United States Census, 1920"

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