Emma Jane Tribe

21 December 1847–24 January 1914 (Age 66)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emma Jane

When Emma Jane Tribe was born on 21 December 1847, in London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Joseph Harrison Tribe, was 31 and her mother, Sarah Ann Mates, was 31. She married Joseph K. Goddard on 18 April 1865, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States. They were the parents of at least 7 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in St. Charles, Bear Lake, Idaho, United States in 1870 and Logan, Cache, Utah, United States in 1880. She died on 24 January 1914, in Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 66, and was buried in Ogden City Cemetery, Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph K. Goddard
Emma Jane Tribe
Marriage: 18 April 1865
Emma Goddard
Joseph Cornelius Goddard
George Henry Goddard
Ernest Goddard
Sarah Elizabeth Goddard
William Goddard
Howard Eugene Goddard
Frank Roy Goddard
Agnes Goddard
Mabel Goddard
Winifred Goddard
Harold Tribe Goddard

Spouse and Children

18 April 1865
Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah Territory, United States


+7 More Children

Parents and Siblings



+2 More Children

World Events (8)

1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

Age 5

George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 

Age 16

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Age 18

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

1 Southern English: unexplained.2 German: from a Germanic personal name formed with thrud- ‘strength’, ‘energy’ + bald ‘bold’ or berht ‘bright’, ‘shining’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Emma G Tribe in household of Joseph Tribe, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
  • Emma Godard in household of Joseph Godard, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Erma Goddard in household of Joseph Goddard, "United States Census, 1870"

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