Emma E Atwell

1869–1884 (Age 15)
New York, United States

The Life of Emma E

When Emma E Atwell was born in 1869, in New York, United States, her father, John C Atwell, was 23 and her mother, Elsie J. DeLong, was 21. She lived in Moriah, Moriah, Essex, New York, United States for about 10 years. She died in 1884, at the age of 15, and was buried in Moriah, Moriah, Essex, New York, United States.

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John C Atwell
Elsie J. DeLong
Emma E Atwell
Carlos A Atwell
Sarah B. Atwell
Lemuel Monteith Atwell
Amanda Elizabeth Atwell
Angela Atwell

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    Elsie J. DeLong




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World Events (6)

1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment

Age 1

Prohibits the federal government and each state from denying a citizen the right to vote based on that citizen's race, color, or previous condition of servitude. It was the last of the Reconstruction Amendments.
1870 · Giving all the right to vote

Age 1

The Act was an extension of the Fifteenth Amendment, that prohibited discrimination by state offices in voter registration. It also helped empower the President with the authority to enforce the first section of the Fifteenth Amendment throughout the United States. Being the first of three Enforcement Acts passed by the Congress, it helped combat attacks on the suffrage rights of African Americans.
1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 6

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.

Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English atte welle ‘by the spring or stream’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Atwell in household of John Atwell, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emma E Atwell in household of John Atwell, "United States Census, 1880"
  • Emma Atwell in household of John Atwell, "New York State Census, 1875"

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