Delbert H. Emmerson

July 1880–12 June 1929 (Age 48)
Edwards, Illinois, United States

The Life of Delbert H.

When Delbert H. Emmerson was born in July 1880, in Edwards, Illinois, United States, his father, Hugh L Emmerson, was 37 and his mother, Selina Bunting, was 36. He lived in Albion, Edwards, Illinois, United States in 1880 and Browns, Edwards, Illinois, United States in 1900. He died on 12 June 1929, in Spokane, Spokane, Washington, United States, at the age of 48, and was buried in Washington, United States.

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Family Time Line

Hugh L Emmerson
1843–1902
Selina Bunting
1844–1897
May Emmerson
1867–1881
Albert W. Emmerson
1868–1870
Rose Emmerson
1871–1890
Bradford L. Emmerson
1874–
Delbert H. Emmerson
1880–1929
Olive Emmerson
1884–

Parents and Siblings

    Hugh L Emmerson

    Male1843–1902Male

    Female1844–1897Female

siblings

(6)

    May Emmerson

    Female1867–1881Female

    Albert W. Emmerson

    Male1868–1870Male

    Rose Emmerson

    Female1871–1890Female

    Male1874–Male

    Male1880–1929Male

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World Events (8)

1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 1

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.
1885 · The First Skyscraper

Age 5

The Home Insurance Building is considered to be the first skyscraper in the world. It was supported both inside and outside by steel and metal that were deemed fireproof and also it was reinforced with concrete. It originally had ten stories but in 1891 two more were added.
1896 · Plessy vs. Ferguson

Age 16

A landmark decision of the U.S. Supreme Court upholding the constitutionality of racial segregation laws for public facilities if the segregated facilities were equal in quality. It's widely regarded as one of the worst decisions in U.S. Supreme Court history.

Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Emerson .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Delbert H Emmerson in household of Hugh L Emmerson, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Delbert Emmerson in household of Hugh Emmerson, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Delbert H. Emmerson, "Washington Deaths and Burials, 1810-1960"

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