Joseph Jacob Emmons

6 June 1875–May 1964 (Age 88)
Clinton, Indiana, United States

The Life of Joseph Jacob

When Joseph Jacob Emmons was born on 6 June 1875, in Clinton, Indiana, United States, his father, James A Emmons, was 29 and his mother, Mary Wrightsman, was 27. He married Minnie Sophia Kriner on 20 October 1908, in Morgan, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 4 daughters. He lived in Lafayette, Tippecanoe, Indiana, United States in 1920 and Frankfort, Center Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States for about 10 years. He registered for military service in 1901. He died in May 1964, at the age of 88, and was buried in Bunnell Cemetery, Union Township, Clinton, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Jacob Emmons
1875–1964
Minnie Sophia Kriner
1884–1967
Marriage: 20 October 1908
Mary Louise Emmons
1909–1946
Lavon Anna Emmons
1911–2000
Hannah Marie Emmons
1913–1980
Frances Lucille Emmons
1919–1996

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
20 October 1908
Morgan, Indiana, United States
children

(4)

    Mary Louise Emmons

    Female1909–1946Female

    Lavon Anna Emmons

    Female1911–2000Female

    Hannah Marie Emmons

    Female1913–1980Female

    Frances Lucille Emmons

    Female1919–1996Female

Parents and Siblings

    James A Emmons

    Male1846–Male

    Mary Wrightsman

    Female1848–1897Female

siblings

(6)

    Taylor Emens

    Male1869–1931Male

    William L Emmons

    Male1872–Male

    Male1875–1964Male

    Frances E Emmons

    Male1878–Male

    Winnie M Emens

    Female1880–1887Female

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1876 · The First Worlds Fair in the U.S.

Age 1

The First official World's Fair, was held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence in Philadelphia. 37 Countries provided venues for all to see.
1889

Age 14

Historical Information 1889: Clinton, Indiana, United States
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: from the medieval female personal name Ismaine, Ismenia (found as Emonie, Emeny until the end of the 18th century), which is of uncertain origin.

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

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Joseph J Emens in household of James A Emens, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Joseph J Emmons, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Joseph Emmons, "United States Census, 1910"

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