Emily Green

8 October 1845–29 April 1926 (Age 80)
Rounds Green, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emily

When Emily Green was born on 8 October 1845, in Rounds Green, Worcestershire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Henry Green, was 37 and her mother, Mary Ann Lacey, was 23. She married Fredrick Blake on 12 September 1868, in Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Denver Township, Adams, Nebraska, United States in 1885 and United States in 1900. She died on 29 April 1926, in Preston, Franklin, Idaho, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Richmond City Cemetery, Richmond, Cache, Utah, United States.

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Family Time Line

Fredrick Blake
Emily Green
Marriage: 12 September 1868
Sarah Ann Blake
Fredrick Benjamin Blake
James Henry Blake
George Thomas Blake
Emily Blake

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    12 September 1868Salt Lake, Utah, United States
  • Children


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    World Events (8)

    Age 1
    U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
    1854 · The Crimean War
    Age 9
    The Crimean War was fought between Russia and an alliance of Britain, France, Sardinia and Turkey on the Crimean Peninsula. Russia had put pressure on Turkey which threatened British interests in the Middle East.
    1867 · Sorry Mr. President, You can't do that.
    Age 22
    This Act was to restrict the power of the President removing certain office holders without approval of the Senate. It denies the President the power to remove any executive officer who had been appointed by the president with the advice and consent of the Senate, unless the Senate approved the removal during the next full session of Congress. The Amendment was later repealed.

    Name Meaning

    English: either a nickname for someone who was fond of dressing in this color (Old English grēne) or was young or immature, or who had played the part of the ‘Green Man’ in the May Day celebrations, or a topographic name for someone who lived near a village green (Middle English grene, a transferred use of the color term). This is one of the most common and widespread of English surnames. In North America it has assimilated cognates from other languages, notably German Grün (see Gruen ) and Dutch Groen ; compare 7 below. This surname is also very common among African Americans.English: alternatively, from a Middle English personal name Grene.Irish: adopted for Ó hUainín ‘descendant of Uainín’, a personal name from a pet form of uaine ‘green’, see Honan .

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

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    Story Highlight

    Emily Green Blake

    EMILY GREEN BLAKE Utah Pioneer of 1868 Emily Green, daughter of Henry and Mary Ann Lacey Green, was born the eighth of October 1845 in Oldbury, Worchester, England. The parish was Halesowen. Th …

    Sources (15)

    • Emily Blocke in household of Fredrick Blocke, "United States Census, 1870"
    • Emily Green in entry for Emily Blake Christensen, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
    • Emily Blake, "United States Census, 1900"

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