Emma Wright Mann

12 May 1883–2 April 1964 (Age 80)
Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States

The Life of Emma Wright

When Emma Wright Mann was born on 12 May 1883, in Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States, her father, James L. Mann, was 40 and her mother, Emma Eunice Potter, was 33. She married James Theodore Emert on 8 October 1902, in Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons. She lived in Maplewood, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1930 and Election Precinct 415 South Gresham, Multnomah, Oregon, United States in 1940. She died on 2 April 1964, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Theodore Emert
1879–1951
Emma Wright Mann
1883–1964
Marriage: 8 October 1902
Cecil E Emert
1905–1974
Walter Emert
1908–1962

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
8 October 1902
Oregon City, Clackamas, Oregon, United States
children

(2)

    Cecil E Emert

    Male1905–1974Male

    Walter Emert

    Male1908–1962Male

Parents and Siblings

    James L. Mann

    Male1842–1930Male

    Emma Eunice Potter

    Female1850–1890Female

siblings

(5)

    Lelard Mann

    Female1875–Female

    Hattie Mann

    Female1878–1960Female

    Elma Mann

    Female1879–Female

    Female1883–1964Female

    Female1887–1960Female

World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1898 · Oregon Historical Society

Age 15

The Oregon Historical Society was founded on December 17, 1898, for the “collection, preservation, exhibition, and publication of material of a historical character, especially that relating to the history of Oregon and of the United States.” 
1906 · Saving Food Labels

Age 23

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, German, Dutch (De Mann), and Jewish (Ashkenazic): nickname for a fierce or strong man, or for a man contrasted with a boy, from Middle English, Middle High German, Middle Dutch man. In some cases it may have arisen as an occupational name for a servant, from the medieval use of the term to describe a person of inferior social status. The Jewish surname can be ornamental.2 English and German: from a Germanic personal name, found in Old English as Manna. This originated either as a byname or else as a short form of a compound name containing this element, such as Hermann .3 Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the Yiddish male personal name Man (cognate with 1).

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma W Emert in household of James T Emert, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emma W Emert in household of James T Emert, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Emert in household of James T Emert, "United States Census, 1920"

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