Emma Catharine Parthemore

28 September 1854–13 March 1931 (Age 76)
Highspire, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States

The Life of Emma Catharine

When Emma Catharine Parthemore was born on 28 September 1854, in Highspire, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, her father, Daniel Parthemore, was 30 and her mother, Nancy Ebersole, was 26. She married Jacob Bomberger Deckard on 8 November 1893, in Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States. She died on 13 March 1931, in Middletown, Dauphin, Pennsylvania, United States, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Jacob Bomberger Deckard
Emma Catharine Parthemore
Marriage: 8 November 1893

Spouse and Children

8 November 1893
Lancaster, Pennsylvania, United States

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World Events (8)


Age 9

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

Age 9

The three day Battle of Gettysburg was one of the bloodiest of the American Civil War. Between the Confederates and Unions, somewhere between 46,000 and 51,000 people died that day.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 21

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

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Sources (3)

  • Emma C Deckard in household of Jacob Deckard, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma C Deckard in household of Jacob B Deckard, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma C. Parthemore, "Pennsylvania, County Marriages, 1885-1950"

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