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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Jerome Henry Christy
Mary Jane Holley
William Edward Christy
Walter Scott Christy
George Albert Christy
Mary Alice Christy
James Henry Christy
Joseph Edgar Christy
Emily Christy
John Bert Millard Christy

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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