Emma Caravan

10 March 1867–1948 (Age 80)
Bay Roberts, Newfoundland

The Life of Emma

When Emma Caravan was born on 10 March 1867, in Bay Roberts, Newfoundland, her father, William Caravan, was 26 and her mother, Caroline Hooper, was 21. She died in 1948, in Boston, Suffolk, Massachusetts, United States, at the age of 81.

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Family Time Line

William Caravan
1841–1908
Caroline Hooper
1846–1935
Emma Caravan
1867–1948
Mary Jane Caravan
1869–1941
Lucy Ann Caravan
1873–1966
John William Caravan
1876–1962
Jessie Caravan
1876–1923
Caroline Caravan
1879–
James Caravan
1885–
Rebecca Caravan
1885–1919
Walter Caravan
1887–1980
Arthur Caravan
1889–

Parents and Siblings

    William Caravan

    Male1841–1908Male

    Caroline Hooper

    Female1846–1935Female

siblings

(10)

    Female1867–1948Female

    Mary Jane Caravan

    Female1869–1941Female

    Lucy Ann Caravan

    Female1873–1966Female

    Male1876–1962Male

    Jessie Caravan

    Female1876–1923Female

+5 More Children

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Age 1

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.
1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

Age 1

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 23

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Polish and Ukrainian Karawan or Karavan, from Polish karawan ‘hearse’.

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

Sources (1)

  • Emma Caravan, "Newfoundland Vital Statistics, 1753-1893"

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