Emeline Elizabeth Bray

27 March 1854–6 June 1951 (Age 97)
Tennessee, United States

The Life of Emeline Elizabeth

When Emeline Elizabeth Bray was born on 27 March 1854, in Tennessee, United States, her father, John Randolph Bray, was 25 and her mother, Lydia C. Fesmire, was 22. She married Andrew Jackson Peevyhouse on 11 March 1880, in Tennessee, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Sans Bois, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States in 1910 and Machire Township, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States in 1940. She died on 6 June 1951, in Oklahoma, United States, at the age of 97, and was buried in Antioch Cemetery, Stigler, Haskell, Oklahoma, United States.

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Family Time Line

Andrew Jackson Peevyhouse
Emeline Elizabeth Bray
Marriage: 11 March 1880
Malissa Katherine Peevyhouse
Rufus Lee Peevyhouse
Judith R Peevyhouse
Thomas Robert Peevyhouse
Frances Rasberry Peevyhouse
Benjamin Harrison Peevyhouse
Samuel Eugene Peevyhouse
Martha Margaret Peevyhouse
Roy Jackson Peevyhouse
Lillie Lavada Peevyhouse

Spouse and Children

11 March 1880
Tennessee, United States


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Parents and Siblings

    John Randolph Bray


    Lydia C. Fesmire





    Cynthia Samantha Bray



    Isaac Stanford Bray


    Abram L. Bray


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World Events (8)

1862 · Battle of Shiloh

Age 8

The battle of Shiloh took place on April 6, 1862 and April 7, 1862. Confederate soldiers camp through the woods next to where the Union soldiers were camped at Pittsburg Landing on the Tennessee River. With 23,000 casualties this was the bloodiest battle of the Civil War up to this point.

Age 9

Abraham Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation, declaring slaves in Confederate states to be free.
1881 · The Assassination of James Garfield

Age 27

Garfield was shot twice by Charles J. Guitea at Railroad Station in Washington, D.C. on July 2, 1881. After eleven weeks of intensive and other care Garfield died in Elberon, New Jersey, the second of four presidents to be assassinated, following Abraham Lincoln.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Berkshire and Devon. The former is probably named with Old French bray ‘marsh’, the latter from the Cornish element bre ‘hill’.

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

Sources (3)

  • Elizebeth Peevyhouse in household of Andrew J Peevyhouse, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Lizzie Peevyhouse in household of Frank R Peevyhouse, "United States Census, 1940"
  • Emeline E Pevehouse in household of Andrew Pevehouse, "United States Census, 1900"

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