Emily Jane Woolm

31 December 1840–3 March 1894 (Age 53)
Ohio, United States

The Life Summary of Emily Jane

When Emily Jane Woolm was born on 31 December 1840, in Ohio, United States, her father, Abraham Woolum, was 41 and her mother, Mary Elizabeth Ensminger, was 34. She had at least 5 sons and 9 daughters with Joseph Litterest. She lived in Bethel, Pike, Ohio, United States in 1850. She died on 3 March 1894, in Pee Pee Township, Pike, Ohio, United States, at the age of 53, and was buried in Daleyville Cemetery, Daleyville, Pike, Ohio, United States.

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Family Time Line

Joseph Litterest
Emily Jane Woolm
Maria Litterest
about 1860–1870
Henry Charles Lettereste
Louis Litterest
about 1875–
Ann E. Litterest
about 1876–
Flora Alice Littersest
Flora E. Litters
John W. Litterest
Calvin Emiel Litterest
Lou E. Litterest
Anna E. Litterest
about 1876–
Joseph Litterest
Jocella Litterest
Edith May Litterest
Edith May Letterest

Spouse and Children



+9 More Children

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+1 More Child

World Events (7)

Age 6
U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.
about 1860 · Ohio supports the Union side of the Civil War
Age NaN
Although divided as a state on the subject of slavery, Ohio participated in the Civil War on the Union's side, providing over 300,000 troops. Ohio provided the 3rd largest number of troops by any Union state.
Age 23
Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.

Name Meaning

Origin undetermined. It is found mainly in OH and KY. Compare Woolums .

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

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Sources (17)

  • Emily J. Wolleno in entry for Anna E. Litterest, "Ohio, County Births, 1841-2003"
  • Emily Letterst in household of Joseph Letterst, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Wallen in entry for Gustavus Reed and May Litters, "Ohio, County Marriages, 1789-2013"

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