Emily Elizabeth Samples

Female23 March 1909–25 January 1990

Brief Life History of Emily Elizabeth

When Emily Elizabeth Samples was born on 23 March 1909, in Saint Paul, Madison, Arkansas, United States, her father, Felix Grundy "Bud" Samples, was 35 and her mother, Emily Elizabeth Teague, was 42. She married Sidney Bryant on 9 November 1924, in Madison, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Prairie Township, Washington, Arkansas, United States for about 10 years and Fayetteville, Lincoln, Tennessee, United States in 1967. She died on 25 January 1990, in Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 80, and was buried in Fayetteville, Washington, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Sidney Bryant
Emily Elizabeth Samples
Marriage: 9 November 1924
Jasper Bryant
John Dallas Bryant
Chester Albert Bryant
James Bryant
Lena Oma Bryant
Mabel Bryant
Charles Kenneth Bryant
Ruthie Joann Bryant
Ruby F Bryant

Sources (21)

  • Emma Samples Bryant in entry for Joann Bryant Bailey, "United States, GenealogyBank Obituaries, Births, and Marriages 1980-2014"
  • Emma Bryant in household of Sidney Bryant, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Samples, "Arkansas, County Marriages, 1837-1957"

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    9 November 1924Madison, Arkansas, United States
  • Children (9)

    +4 More Children

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings (6)

    +1 More Child

    World Events (8)

    1910 · The BSA is Made

    Age 1

    Being modeled after the Boy Scout Association in England, The Boy Scouts of America is a program for young teens to learn traits, life and social skills, and many other things to remind the public about the general act of service and kindness to others.

    1922 · The First Radio Station WOK Begins Broadcasting

    Age 13

    In 1922, Harvey C. Couch Sr. started WOK the first radio station in Arkansas. After a trip to Pittsburgh and the KDKA radio he came up with the idea for Workers of Killowatts (WOK). WOK had no commercials which was nice for the listeners.


    Age 22

    The Star-Spangled Banner is adopted as the national anthem.

    Name Meaning

    English: variant of Sample , with post-medieval excrescent -s.

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

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