Emily Pearl Cartwright

1905–18 March 1951 (Age 46)
Kilkenny, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States

The Life Summary of Emily Pearl

When Emily Pearl Cartwright was born in 1905, in Kilkenny, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States, her father, Stephen Harris Cartwright, was 35 and her mother, Julia Elizabeth Smith, was 31. She lived in Gum Neck, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States for about 10 years and Gum Neck Township, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 18 March 1951, in Kilkenny, Tyrrell, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 46.

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Family Time Line

Stephen Harris Cartwright
Julia Elizabeth Smith
Stephen Harris Cartwright Jr.
Lemuel Robert Cartwright
Clarence Marion Cartwright
George Wallace Cartwright
Mary A Cartwright
Martha Cartwright
Emily Pearl Cartwright
Spruce C Cartwright
Lenora Cartwright
Carroll Lincoln Cartwright
Nellie Gray Cartwright

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World Events (8)

1906 · Saving Food Labels
Age 1
The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
1906 · Licencing Butchers
Age 1
A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
1918 · Attempting to Stop the War
Age 13
To end World War I, President Wilson created a list of principles to be used as negotiations for peace among the nations. Known as The Fourteen Points, the principles were outlined in a speech on war aimed toward the idea of peace but most of the Allied forces were skeptical of this Wilsonian idealism.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of carts, from Middle English cart(e) + wright ‘craftsman’ ( see Wright ). The surname is attested from the late 13th century, although the vocabulary word does not occur before the 15th century.

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

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Sources (4)

  • Emely P Cartwright in household of Stephen Cartwright, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emily Cartwright in household of Stephen Cartwright, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emly Cartwright in household of Steve H Cartwright, "United States Census, 1930"

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