Emma H Spears

19 February 1867–28 July 1888 (Age 21)
Simpson, Kentucky, United States

The Life Summary of Emma H

When Emma H Spears was born on 19 February 1867, in Simpson, Kentucky, United States, her father, Mesach King Spears, was 31 and her mother, Tryphenia Ann "Phenia" Buchanan, was 25. She lived in Kentucky, United States in 1870 and Pilot Knob Magisterial District, Simpson, Kentucky, United States in 1880. She died on 28 July 1888, at the age of 21, and was buried in Blackjack Cemetery, Franklin, Simpson, Kentucky, United States.

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Mesach King Spears
Tryphenia Ann "Phenia" Buchanan
Ada Candis Spears
Emma H Spears
Prof John Douglas Spears

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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.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii
Age 8
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.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Spear .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma H Spears in household of Meshack K Spears, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emmie Spears in household of King Spears, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emma H. Spears, "Find A Grave Index"

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