Emma Cumberland

9 September 1839–24 November 1918 (Age 79)
Loughborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emma

When Emma Cumberland was born on 9 September 1839, in Loughborough, Leicestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Cumberland, was 19 and her mother, Martha Robinson, was 20. She married John Joseph Kelly on 21 January 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She died on 24 November 1918, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 79, and was buried in Ogden Utah Temple, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Joseph Kelly
Emma Cumberland
Marriage: 21 January 1865
Katherine Kelly
William Henry Kelly Sr.

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    21 January 1865Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 4
    Dickens A Christmas Carol was first published.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 15
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    Age 24
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

    Name Meaning

    English: regional name for someone from Cumberland in northwestern England (now part of Cumbria).

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

    Story Highlight

    Emma Cumberland Kelly - Personal History written by Caroleen Mellen May

    EMMA CUMBERLAND KELLY The Mormon Missionaries introduced their family to the gospel. Her mother Martha was baptized into the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints on November 4, 1848, but it …

    Sources (21)

    • 1851-Emma Cumberland in household of Henry Cumberland, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Emma Kelly, "United States Census, 1910"
    • Emma Sumner in household of Samual Sumner, "United States Census, 1880"

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