Margaret A. Smylee

about 1841–
Copiah, Mississippi, United States

The Life of Margaret A.

Margaret A. Smylee was born about 1841, in Copiah, Mississippi, United States. She married John J Embry on 26 October 1858, in Copiah, Mississippi, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Mississippi, United States in 1870 and Beat 3, Copiah, Mississippi, United States in 1880.

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John J Embry
Margaret A. Smylee
Marriage: 26 October 1858
Neill S. Embry
John Joseph Embry
Cora Cornelia Embry
William Jessie Embry
James Neal Embry
Thomas Edwin Embry Sr.
Mary Rebecca Embry
Walter L Embry
Elizabeth Embry
Margeret Embry

Spouse and Children

26 October 1858
Copiah, Mississippi, United States


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Age 5

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Age 20

Mississippi became the second state to leave the Union at the start of the Civil War in 1861.
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Age 31

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.

Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant spelling of Smiley .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Margaret Embry in household of J J Embry, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Martha A Embry in household of J J Embry, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Margaret Embry in household of John G Embry, "United States Census, 1870"

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