Emma Matthews

29 April 1851–1853 (Age 1)
Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emma

When Emma Matthews was born on 29 April 1851, in Whipsnade, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom, her father, Daniel Willis Matthews Sr., was 30 and her mother, Sarah Garner, was 29. She died in 1853, at the age of 2, and was buried in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Daniel Willis Matthews Sr.
Sarah Garner
Eliza Ann Matthews
Sarah Ann Matthews
Mary Matthews
Emma Matthews

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Name Meaning

English and Irish (Ulster and County Louth): patronymic from the personal name Matthew . In North America, this surname has absorbed various cognates from other languages, such as German Matthäus (from the personal name Matthäus, from Latin Matthaeus) and Slovenian Matavž (from an obsolete vernacular form of the personal name Matevž, from Latin Matthaeus). Compare Mathews .Irish: Anglicized form of Mac Mathghamhna (see McMahon ).

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

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Sources (4)

  • Emma Matthews, "England and Wales, Birth Registration Index, 1837-1920"
  • Emma Matthews, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Emma Matthews, "Utah Mormon Pioneer Overland Travel Database, 1847-1868"

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