Emma Adel Pike

February 1858–3 February 1927 (Age 69)
Newport, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States

The Life of Emma Adel

When Emma Adel Pike was born in February 1858, in Newport, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, her father, Abial D. Pike, was 38 and her mother, Mary E. Russell, was 39. She married Ora Truman Alexander on 12 March 1878, in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States in 1900. She died on 3 February 1927, in Newport, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Newport, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States.

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Family Time Line

Ora Truman Alexander
1856–1881
Emma Adel Pike
1858–1927
Marriage: 12 March 1878
Anna Adell Alexander
1881–1901

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
12 March 1878
Goshen, Sullivan, New Hampshire, United States
children

(1)

Parents and Siblings

    Abial D. Pike

    Male1819–1910Male

    Mary E. Russell

    Female1819–Female

siblings

(8)

    John R Pike

    Male1841–Male

    Lucy E Pike

    Female1844–Female

    Ella F Pike

    Female1847–Female

    Margaret F. Pike

    Female1849–1933Female

    Charles Wallace Pike

    Male1851–1929Male

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World Events (8)

1863

Age 5

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1863 · The Battle at Gettysburg

Age 5

The Battle of Gettysburg involved the largest number of casualties of the entire Civil war and is often described as the war's turning point. Between 46,000 and 51,000 soldiers lost their lives during the three-day Battle. To honor the fallen soldiers, President Abraham Lincoln read his historic Gettysburg Address and helped those listening by redefining the purpose of the war.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 23

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

1 English: topographic name for someone who lived by a hill with a sharp point, from Old English pīc ‘point’, ‘hill’, which was a relatively common place name element.2 English: metonymic occupational name for a pike fisherman or nickname for a predatory individual, from Middle English pike.3 English: metonymic occupational name for a user of a pointed tool for breaking up the earth, Middle English pike. Compare Pick .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma A Shaler in household of Hollis Shaler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma A Sholes in household of Hollis H Sholes, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma A Sholes in household of Hollis H Sholes, "United States Census, 1920"

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