Emma Mae Tiner

14 July 1914–12 May 1964 (Age 49)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emma Mae

When Emma Mae Tiner was born on 14 July 1914, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Virgil Cleveland Tiner, was 30 and her mother, Lula Johnson, was 20. She lived in Dumas, Desha, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years. She died on 12 May 1964, in Wilmot, Ashley, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 49.

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Virgil Cleveland Tiner
Lula Johnson
Martha VIrginia Tiner
Jack Henson Tiner
Emma Mae Tiner

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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 2

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.
1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

Age 8

In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.

Age 15

13 million people become unemployed after the Wall Street stock market crash of 1929 triggers what becomes known as the Great Depression. President Herbert Hoover rejects direct federal relief.

Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Theiner or Theuner, variants of Theinert ( see Teinert ).

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

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Sources (2)

  • Emma M Tiner in household of Virgie C Tiner, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma M Tiner in household of Virgil C Tiner, "United States Census, 1920"

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