Emily Martha Fowler

1898–1966 (Age 67)
Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emily Martha

When Emily Martha Fowler was born on 10 June 1898, in Arkansas, United States, her father, Nathaniel Washington Fowler, was 29 and her mother, Lena Mae Mauldin, was 26. She married John Allen Gaddis on 24 November 1917, in Hillemann, Woodruff, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 1 daughter. She lived in Franks Township, Woodruff, Arkansas, United States in 1920 and Dardanelle, Yell, Arkansas, United States in 1930. She died on 6 January 1966, in Little Rock, Pulaski, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in New Hope Cemetery, Dardanelle, Yell, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

Emily Martha Fowler
John Allen Gaddis
Marriage: 24 November 1917
John Leslie Gaddis
Vivian Gaddis

Spouse & Children

24 November 1917
Hillemann, Woodruff, Arkansas, United States


Parents & Siblings

  • Nathaniel Washington Fowler


  • Female1871–1946Female



World Events (8)

1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 2

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.
1904 · William H. Fuller Grows 70 Acres of Rice

Age 6

Rice is one Arkansas leading crops, in 1904 William H. Fuller planted 70 acres of rice, this act is what started the making rice the leading crop in Arkansas.
1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 18

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a bird-catcher (a common medieval occupation), Middle English fogelere, foulere(Old English fugelere, a derivative of fugol ‘bird’).

Possible Related Names

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

Sources (3)

  • Emly Fowler in household of Nathaniel W Fowler, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Emily Fowler in household of N W Fowler, "United States Census, 1900"
  • Emma L Gaddis in household of John A Gaddis, "United States Census, 1930"

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