Emma Ann Riddle

December 1859–4 October 1953 (Age 93)
Warleggan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Emma Ann

When Emma Ann Riddle was born in December 1859, in Warleggan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, her father, William Riddle, was 36 and her mother, Emma Lewarne, was 33. She married Nicholas James Sanders on 21 November 1882, in Warleggan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Cornwall, England, United Kingdom in 1939. She died on 4 October 1953, in Mevagissey, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 93, and was buried in St Winnow, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Nicholas James Sanders
Emma Ann Riddle
Marriage: 21 November 1882
Nicholas John Sanders
William James Sanders
Wilfred George Sanders
Leslie Riddle Sanders
Frederick Richard Sanders
Mary Irene Sanders

Spouse and Children

    Nicholas James Sanders



21 November 1882
Warleggan, Cornwall, England, United Kingdom


    Nicholas John Sanders


    William James Sanders



    Leslie Riddle Sanders


    Frederick Richard Sanders


+1 More Child

Parents and Siblings

    William Riddle


    Emma Lewarne




+2 More Children

World Events (7)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 21

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.

Age 25

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1904 · The Entente Cordiale

Age 45

The Entente Cordiale was signed between Britain and France on April 8, 1904, to reconcile imperial interests and pave the way for future diplomatic cooperation. This ended hundreds of years of conflict between the two states.

Name Meaning

Scottish and northern English:1. habitational name from Ryedale in North Yorkshire, being the valley of the river Rye (a name of Celtic origin). 2. variant of Riddell .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma A Riddle in household of William Riddle, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Emma Ann Sanders in household of Nicholas James Sanders, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Emma Riddle in household of William Riddle, "England and Wales Census, 1871"

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