James Emery Emerson

15 January 1800–22 December 1863 (Age 63)
Penobscot, Maine, United States

The Life of James Emery

When James Emery Emerson was born on 15 January 1800, in Penobscot, Maine, United States, his father, Benjamin Emerson, was 37 and his mother, Abigail "Nabby" DOW, was 33. He married Judith Wadlin on 25 December 1822, in Lyman, York, Maine, United States. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 3 daughters. He died on 22 December 1863, in Levant, Penobscot, Maine, United States, at the age of 63, and was buried in Levant, Penobscot, Maine, United States.

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Family Time Line

James Emery Emerson
1800–1863
Judith Wadlin
1805–1839
Marriage: 25 December 1822
William Perry Emerson
1823–1897
Seth Taylor Emerson
1825–1851
Cyrus Whittier Emerson
1825–1902
James Gerrish Emerson
1827–1887
John F. Emerson
1828–
Seth Emerson
1830–
John Franklin Emerson
1830–1900
Hulda Ann Emerson
1832–1917
Angela Ann Emerson
1838–1906
Mary F. Emerson
1839–1839
Henry Emerson
1839–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
25 December 1822
Lyman, York, Maine, United States
children

(11)

+6 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(8)

    Bradbury Emerson

    Male1785–1863Male

    Paul Emerson

    Male1787–1789Male

    Female1789–1846Female

    Polly Emerson

    Female1791–1842Female

    Male1800–1863Male

+3 More Children

World Events (8)

1802

Age 2

Historical Boundaries: 1802: Hancock, Massachusetts, United States 1816: Penobscot, Massachusetts, United States 1820: Penobscot, Maine, United States
1803

Age 3

France sells Louisiana territories to U.S.A.
1819 · Panic! of 1819

Age 19

With the Aftermath of the Napoleonic Wars the global market for trade was down. During this time, America had its first financial crisis and it lasted for only two years. 

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Emery .

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • James Emerson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • James Emerson, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emerson in entry for Henry Emerson and Nettie Irish, "Maine Vital Records, 1670-1921"

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