Emma Dot McCauley

18 August 1885–1 December 1955 (Age 70)
Christian, Illinois, United States

The Life of Emma Dot

When Emma Dot McCauley was born on 18 August 1885, in Christian, Illinois, United States, her father, Robert Coffee McCauley, was 25 and her mother, Mary Addie Dodson, was 26. She married Adam Leo Stocks in 1905, in Ricks Township, Christian, Illinois, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 daughter. She lived in Ricks Township, Christian, Illinois, United States in 1910 and Morrisonville, Christian, Illinois, United States for about 10 years. She died on 1 December 1955, at the age of 70, and was buried in Morrisonville, Christian, Illinois, United States.

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Family Time Line

Adam Leo Stocks
Emma Dot McCauley
Marriage: 1905
Dorothy Aldene Stocks

Spouse and Children

Ricks Township, Christian, Illinois, United States


Parents and Siblings

    Robert Coffee McCauley


    Mary Addie Dodson




World Events (8)


Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1892 · The Chicago Canal

Age 7

The Chicago River Canal was built as a sewage treatment scheme to help the city's drinking water not to get contaminated. While the Canal was being constructed the Chicago River's flow was reversed so it could be treated before draining back out into Lake Michigan.

Age 19

St. Louis, Missouri, United States hosts Summer Olympic Games.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish (Dumbartonshire) and Irish (Westmeath): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Amhalghaidh ‘son of Amhalghadh’, a personal name of uncertain origin.2 Scottish (Hebrides) and Irish (Fermanagh): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Amhlaoibh or Mac Amhlaidh ‘son of Olaf’, from Gaelic forms of the Old Norse personal name Áleifr, Óláfr. Compare McAuliffe .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Stocks in household of Leo Stocks, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma D Mc Cauley in household of Robert C Mc Cauley, "United States Census, 1900"
  • E Dot Stocks in household of Leo A Stocks, "United States Census, 1930"

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