Emily Joanna Hathaway

14 December 1898–9 January 1993 (Age 94)
Pownal, Bennington, Vermont, United States

The Life of Emily Joanna

When Emily Joanna Hathaway was born on 14 December 1898, in Pownal, Bennington, Vermont, United States, her father, James Hathaway, was 23 and her mother, Mary Seldon, was 28. She lived in Bennington, Bennington, Vermont, United States for about 10 years. She died on 9 January 1993, in West Palm Beach, Palm Beach, Florida, United States, at the age of 94.

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James Hathaway
Mary Seldon
Emily Joanna Hathaway

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World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Age 11

Historical Boundaries - 1909: Palm Beach, Florida, United States
1923 · The President Dies of a Heart Attack

Age 25

Warrant G. Harding died of a heart attack in the Palace hotel in San Francisco.

Name Meaning

1 English (mainly central southern England and South Wales):2 topographic name for someone who lived by a path across a heath, from Middle English hathe ‘heath’ + weye ‘way’.3 from an (apparently rare) Old English female personal name, Heaðuwīg, composed of the elements heaðu ‘strife’, ‘contention’ + wīg ‘war’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily J Hathaway in household of John Hathaway, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emily Hathway in household of James Hathway, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emily J Hathaway in household of James Hathaway, "United States Census, 1910"

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