Emma Lou Harshaw

1865–1943 (Age 77)
Union, Georgia, United States

The Life of Emma Lou

When Emma Lou Harshaw was born on 25 December 1865, in Union, Georgia, United States, her father, Sidney S Harshaw, was 50 and her mother, Salinda Plott, was 30. She lived in Blairsville, Union, Georgia, United States in 1880. She died on 27 August 1943, at the age of 77, and was buried in Union, Georgia, United States.

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Sidney S Harshaw
Salinda Plott
Barbara Ann Harshaw
Lula Mary Harshaw
Harriet Elizabeth Harshaw
Sarah Cleopatra Harshaw
Ellen J Harshaw
Mary Harshaw
Emma Lou Harshaw
Mary S Harshaw
Julia Harshaw

Parents & Siblings

  • Sidney S Harshaw


  • Female1835–1907Female



  • Barbara Ann Harshaw


  • Harriet Elizabeth Harshaw


  • Sarah Cleopatra Harshaw


  • Ellen J Harshaw


  • Mary Harshaw


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World Events (8)

1866 · The First Civil Rights Act

Age 1

The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.
1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.

Age 2

This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

Age 21

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of English Hershey .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (2)

  • Lue Harshaw in household of S S Harshaw, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Lou Horshaw in household of Salinda Horshaw, "United States Census, 1880"

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