Emily Quay

19 October 1883–16 September 1953 (Age 69)
Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States

The Life of Emily

When Emily Quay was born on 19 October 1883, in Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, her father, Lester Howie Quay, was 27 and her mother, Cora Estelle Query, was 21. She lived in Rocky River, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1920 and Township 1 Harrisburg, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States in 1940. She died on 16 September 1953, in Harrisburg, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States, at the age of 69, and was buried in Harrisburg, Cabarrus, North Carolina, United States.

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Family Time Line

Lester Howie Quay
1856–1914
Cora Estelle Query
1862–1942
Aaron Foster Quay
1882–1949
Emily Quay
1883–1953
Fred Parks Quay
1893–1979
Harry McKinley Quay
1894–1914
Willie Howie Quay
1895–1964
Henry Corum Quay, Sr.
1897–1952
Katharine Dinkens Quay
1899–1979
Cora Evelyn Quay
1901–1980

Parents and Siblings

    Lester Howie Quay

    Male1856–1914Male

    Cora Estelle Query

    Female1862–1942Female

siblings

(8)

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World Events (8)

1886

Age 3

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.
1897 · First Bill for Women Suffrage

Age 14

In 1897, Senator J.L. Hyatt introduced the woman suffrage bill in North Carolina. The bill did not make it past the committee.
1902 · So Much Farm Land

Age 19

A law that funded many irrigation and agricultural projects in the western states.

Name Meaning

1 Scottish: reduced form of McKay .2 French: topographic name for someone who lived in a house on a quayside, from Old French quai ‘quay’.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emily Quay in household of Fred P Quay, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emily Quay in household of Cora E Quay, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emily Quay in household of Fred P Quay, "United States Census, 1930"

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