Emma Woll

6 September 1885–18 May 1964 (Age 78)
La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States

The Life of Emma

When Emma Woll was born on 6 September 1885, in La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States, her father, Nels Christiansen Woll, was 36 and her mother, Anne Thorine Baarstad, was 41. She married William Dewey Lingg about 1921. They were the parents of at least 3 daughters. She lived in La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States for about 25 years. She died on 18 May 1964, in Maryland, United States, at the age of 78, and was buried in Oak Grove Cemetery, La Crosse, La Crosse, Wisconsin, United States.

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Family Time Line

William Dewey Lingg
1898–1932
Emma Woll
1885–1964
Marriage: about 1921
Mary Thorine Lingg
1921–2006
Elizabeth Anne Lingg
1928–
Elizabeth A Lingg
1928–

Spouse and Children

    William Dewey Lingg

    Male1898–1932Male

    Female1885–1964Female

MARRIAGE
about 1921
children

(3)

    Female1921–2006Female

    Elizabeth Anne Lingg

    Female1928–Female

    Elizabeth A Lingg

    Female1928–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Male1875–1960Male

    peyton voll

    Male1876–1882Male

    Male1877–1957Male

    johanes " john" woll

    Male1879–1899Male

    thea Woll

    Female1881–1887Female

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1886

Age 1

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1886 · Giving Working Men a Union

Age 1

The largest union group in the United States during the first half of the 20th century. It still exists today but merged with The Congress of Industrial Organization.
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 21

The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.

Name Meaning

1 English: variant of Wool .2 German: variant of Wolle .3 Norwegian: spelling variant of Voll .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Emma Lingg in household of William D Lingg, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Woll in household of Nels C Woll, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Woll in household of Nels Woll, "Wisconsin, State Census, 1905"

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