Emma Mycock Starr

15 December 1850–19 March 1922 (Age 71)
Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Emma

Emma Mycock Starr was born on 15 December 1850, in Manchester, Lancashire, England, United Kingdom as the daughter of Richard Mycock Starrh. She married James Watson Arnsberger on 2 November 1869, in Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Idaho Falls, Bingham, Idaho, United States in 1900 and Rudy, Jefferson, Idaho, United States in 1910. She died on 19 March 1922, in Portland, Multnomah, Oregon, United States, at the age of 71, and was buried in Pioneer Cemetery, Boise, Idaho, United States.

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James Watson Arnsberger
Emma Mycock Starr
Marriage: 2 November 1869
Letitia Jane Arnsberger
Sarah Elizabeth Arnsberger
Jacob or Jake Richard Arnsberger
James Watson Arnsberger Jr
Gilbert W Arnsberger

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 November 1869Nebraska City, Otoe, Nebraska, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1858 · Halle Orchestra Give First Performance
    Age 8
    The Hallé Orchestra named after Charles Hallé became a permanent orchestra when they played for the first time on January 30, 1858, in the Free Trade Hall. The orchestra fell on hard times in 1861 and performed only two concerts. From 1899-1911 Hans Richter directed the orchestra.
    Age 13
    Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
    1870 · The Fifteenth Amendment
    Age 20
    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.

    Name Meaning

    English: (i) relationship name from an unrecorded Middle English personal name * Mycok, which would be a pet form of My, a shortened form of Myhel, i.e. Michael. See Myhill and compare Myatt . (ii) alternatively, perhaps a variant of Maycock , but the change in the vowel is unexplained.

    Dictionary of Family Names in Britain and Ireland © University of the West of England 2016

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    Sources (30)

    • Emma in entry for Leletia Jane Arnsberger, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
    • Emma Mycock in household of Richard Mycock, "England and Wales Census, 1851"
    • Emma Micok in household of Martin Hawley, "United States Census, 1860"

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