Lillian Emmons

1 August 1870–2 August 1920 (Age 50)
United States

The Life of Lillian

When Lillian Emmons was born on 1 August 1870, in United States, her father, Joseph Emmons, was 36 and her mother, Adalaide McGill, was 32. She lived in Howell Township, Monmouth, New Jersey, United States in 1880. She died on 2 August 1920, in New York City, New York County, New York, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Farmingdale, Cumberland, New Jersey, United States.

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Edgar Cutler
Lillian Emmons

Spouse and Children

Parents and Siblings

    Joseph Emmons


    Adalaide McGill




    Sarah A. Emmons


    Annie Emmons


    Frank A. Emmons



World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 2

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Age 9

Thomas Edison had been seeking to create a more practical and affordable version of the lightbulb, primarily for home use. Edison had attempted several different materials, including platinum and other metals, before ultimately deciding on a carbon filament. On October 21, 1879, Edison finally carried out the first successful test of this new light bulb in Menlo Park, New Jersey.

Age 16

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: from the medieval female personal name Ismaine, Ismenia (found as Emonie, Emeny until the end of the 18th century), which is of uncertain origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (2)

  • Lillian Emmons in household of Adelaide Emmons, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Lillian Cutler, "New York, New York City Municipal Deaths, 1795-1949"

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