Emily Christy

Brief Life History of Emily

When Emily Christy was born in 1868, in West Virginia, United States, her father, Jerome Henry Christy, was 47 and her mother, Mary Jane Holley, was 35. She lived in Clendenin, Kanawha, West Virginia, United States in 1880.

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Family Time Line

Jerome Henry Christy
1821–1891
Mary Jane Holley
1833–1898
William Edward Christy
1853–1935
Walter Scott Christy
1855–1920
George Albert Christy
1858–1933
Mary Alice Christy
1860–1943
James Henry Christy
1862–1880
Joseph Edgar Christy
1865–1933
Emily Christy
1868–
John Bert Millard Christy
1872–1961

Sources (2)

  • Emily Christy in household of Henry Christy, "United States Census, 1870"
  • Emigrant Christy in household of Henry Christy, "United States Census, 1880"

World Events (8)

1868 · Impeach the President!

Caused by many crimes and breaking the Tenure of Office Act, Many Senators and House Representatives became angry with President Johnson and began discussions of his Impeachment. After a special session of Congress, the Articles of Impeachment were approved by the House and then the Senate. Making Andrew Johnson the first President to be Impeached.

1868 · The Fourteenth Amendment

As one of the Reconstruction Amendments, the Fourteenth Amendment addresses the rights and protections that all citizens of the United States have. The amendment also limits actions of state and local officials in all states.

1900 · Gold for Cash!

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English and northern Irish: variant of Christie .

American shortened and altered form of the Scandinavian patronymics Christiansen and Christianson .

Indian and Indonesian: variant of Christi 2.

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

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