Emma Jane Norvill

12 July 1843–16 April 1928 (Age 84)
Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States

The Life Summary of Emma Jane

When Emma Jane Norvill was born on 12 July 1843, in Paterson Township, Passaic, New Jersey, United States, her father, George Norvill, was 43 and her mother, Catherine Force, was 32. She married Samuel Dean on 25 September 1856, in Weber, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Weber, Utah, United States in 1860 and Eden, Weber, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 16 April 1928, in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States, at the age of 84, and was buried in North Ogden, Weber, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Samuel Dean
Emma Jane Norvill
Marriage: 25 September 1856
George Samuel Dean
David Lorenzo Dean
James Riley Dean
Emma Jane Dean
Rachael Anne Dean
John Andrew Dean
Mary T Dean
Rose Elvina Dean
Martha Matilda Dean
Charles Albert Dean

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    25 September 1856Weber, Utah, United States
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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    The 1844 revision of the New Jersey State Constitution made some significant changes. Suffrage rights were revoked from women and non-whites, meaning that only white men could vote. A separation of powers was established between executive, legislative, and judicial branches. A new bill of rights was provided, and the state now had the right to elect the governor.
    Age 3
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1866 · The First Civil Rights Act
    Age 23
    The first federal law that defined what was citizenship and affirm that all citizens are equally protected by the law. Its main objective was to protect the civil rights of persons of African descent.

    Name Meaning

    Norman, English: see Normandale .

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (26)

    • Emma Norval Dean, "The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Church Census Records (Worldwide), 1914-1960"
    • Emma Norville, "United States Western States Marriage Index"
    • Emma Norvill in entry for Rose Elvina Dean, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1964"

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