Emma Jane Agan

1873–1923 (Age 50)
Orange, Indiana, United States

The Life of Emma Jane

When Emma Jane Agan was born on 17 March 1873, in Orange, Indiana, United States, her father, Alfred Agan, was 32 and her mother, Mary Ann Kimbrel, was 27. She married Virgil Beechem Stroud on 27 August 1896, in Orange, Fayette, Indiana, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 2 daughters. She lived in Southeast Township, Orange, Indiana, United States for about 40 years. She died on 31 May 1923, in Orange, Indiana, United States, at the age of 50, and was buried in Hardinsburg Cemetery, Hardinsburg, Washington, Indiana, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emma Jane Agan
Virgil Beechem Stroud
Marriage: 27 August 1896
Coen Elvis Stroud
William Otho Stroud
Thomas Stroud
Lloyd Alfred Stroud
Floyd John Stroud
Cora Etta "Cory" Stroud
Virgil Charles Stroud
Cloie Ruth Stroud

Spouse & Children

27 August 1896
Orange, Fayette, Indiana, United States


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Parents & Siblings

  • Alfred Agan


  • Mary Ann Kimbrel




  • Male1867–1955Male

  • William Bingaman Agan


  • John Robert Agan


  • Female1873–1923Female

  • Mary Etta Agan


+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 2

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.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 2

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 17

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.

Name Meaning

1 Irish: probably a variant of Egan .2 Americanized form of Swiss German Eggen .

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Emily J Strand in household of Virgil B Strand, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma J Strowd in household of Virgil B Strowd, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emma J Agan in household of Alfred Agan, "United States Census, 1880"

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