Emma Arnold

Brief Life History of Emma

When Emma Arnold was born on 27 September 1863, in Waldershare, Kent, England, United Kingdom, her father, Richard James Arnold, was 21 and her mother, Elizabeth Jordan, was 22. She married Gottlieb Berger on 2 December 1880, in Salt Lake City, Salt Lake, Utah, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 5 daughters. She lived in Election Precinct 11, Salt Lake, Utah, United States in 1900. She died on 2 March 1939, in Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States, at the age of 75, and was buried in Murray Cemetery, Murray, Salt Lake, Utah, United States.

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Gottlieb Berger
Emma Arnold
Marriage: 2 December 1880
Emma Eliza Berger
Gottlieb Richard Berger
Magdalina Mildred Berger
Lillie May Berger
Wilford Christian Berger
Merelda Elizabeth Berger
Albert Ferrebee Berger
Sarah Ruth Berger
Gottfred Arnold Berger
Clarence Everett Berger

Sources (28)

  • Emma Berger in household of Gottlieb Berger, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Arnold Berger, "Utah Death Certificates, 1904-1956"
  • Emma A. Berger im Eintrag für Gottlieb Berger, „Utah Sterbeurkunden, 1904-1965“

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


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Name Meaning

English, Scottish, German, Dutch, French (mainly Alsace and Lorraine), Hungarian, Czech, Slovak, Polish, Croatian, and Slovenian: from the ancient Germanic personal name Arnwald (Middle English Arnold, Old French Arnaut), composed of the elements arn ‘eagle’ + wald ‘rule, power’. This name was introduced to Britain by the Normans.

English: habitational name from either of two places called Arnold in Nottinghamshire and East Yorkshire, from Old English earn ‘eagle’ + halh ‘nook’.

Jewish (Ashkenazic): adoption of the German personal name (see 1 above), at least in part on account of its resemblance to the Jewish name Aaron .

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

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