Samuel R Emery

30 June 1803–12 December 1884 (Age 81)
Groton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States

The Life of Samuel R

When Samuel R Emery was born on 30 June 1803, in Groton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States, his father, John Emery, was 40 and his mother, Sarah Parker, was 35. He married Betsey Hooper on 19 August 1824, in Groton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Vermont, United States in 1870. He died on 12 December 1884, in Topsham, Orange, Vermont, United States, at the age of 81, and was buried in West Topsham Cemetery, Topsham, Orange, Vermont, United States.

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Samuel R Emery
Betsey Hooper
Marriage: 19 August 1824
Lois Emery
Louisa R. Emery
Samuel Emery
Mary Emery
Eliza Emery
Elizabeth J. Emery
Oliver F Emery
Elijah Emery
Mary Emery
Martha Emery
Francis E Emery

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19 August 1824
Groton, Caledonia, Vermont, United States


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World Events (8)


Age 1

Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis, MO to explore the West.
1804 · The Twelfth Amendment

Age 1

With not having a very clear statement in the Constitution about Presidents and Vice Presidents, the Twelfth Amendment was Born. Before the Electoral College could cast two votes for those that they saw fit for President. This was changed to just one electoral vote for President and one electoral vote for Vice President. With the amount of people even allowed to vote, there was no way for there to be a tie during the elections.
1825 · The Crimes Act

Age 22

The Crimes Act was made to provide a clearer punishment of certain crimes against the United States. Part of it includes: Changing the maximum sentence of imprisonment to be increased from seven to ten years and changing the maximum fine from $5,000 to $10,000.

Name Meaning

A name derived from the old name Amalaric (Middle High German Amalarich), signifying "powerful without a blot" or "rich in chastity" ("amal-reich"). Amalaric has also been modified as Alberic, which developed into Aubrey.

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Sources (3)

  • Samuel P Emory, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Samuel P Emery, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Samuel P Emery, "United States Census, 1850"

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