Emeline Savage

22 January 1825–6 December 1898 (Age 73)
Lyme Township, Huron, Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Emeline

When Emeline Savage was born on 22 January 1825, in Lyme Township, Huron, Ohio, United States, her father, Levi Savage Sr, was 34 and her mother, Polly Haynes, was 25. She married Benjamin Waldron on 1 January 1849, in Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 4 daughters. She died on 6 December 1898, in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States, at the age of 73, and was buried in Samaria, Oneida, Idaho, United States.

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Family Time Line

Benjamin Waldron
Emeline Savage
Marriage: 1 January 1849
Levi Savage Waldron
Celestia Waldron
Benjamin Waldron
Emeline Eliza Waldron
Sarah Ann Waldron
Mary Maria Waldron

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1 January 1849Kanesville, Pottawattamie, Iowa, United States
  • Children


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    +6 More Children

    World Events (8)

    1830 · The Second Great Awakening
    Age 5
    Being a second spiritual and religious awakening, like the First Great Awakening, many Churches began to spring up from other denominations. Many people began to rapidly join the Baptist and Methodist congregations. Many converts to these religions believed that the Awakening was the precursor of a new millennial age.
    1836 · Kirtland Temple Dedicated
    Age 11
    On March 27, 1836, the Kirtland Temple was dedicated.
    Age 21
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

    Name Meaning

    English: of Norman origin, a nickname for a wild or uncouth person, from Middle English and Old French salvage, sauvage ‘wild, untamed’ (from Late Latin salvaticus, literally ‘man of the woods’, a derivative of Latin silva ‘wood’ influenced by Latin salvus ‘whole’, i.e. natural). Compare French Sauvage .Irish (Down): generally of English origin (it was taken to County Down in the 12th century), this name has also sometimes been adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Sabháin, the name of a small south Munster sept, which was earlier Anglicized as O'Savin (see Savin ).Americanized form of Jewish (Ashkenazic) Savich and of Serbian Savić (see Savic ).

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

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    Emeline Savage Waldron History

    EMELINE SAVAGE WALDRON Emeline was born 22 January 1825, in Lyme, Huron County, Ohio, daughter of Levi and Polly Haynes Savage. Her parents had left Greenfield, Huron, Ohio, in 1823 after thei …

    Sources (21)

    • Emaline Waldren, "United States Census, 1880"
    • Emiline Waldren, "United States Western States Marriage Index"
    • Emeline Savage in entry for Ben Waldron, "Idaho, Death Certificates, 1911-1937"

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