Emily Belle Hudson

29 June 1836–12 March 1876 (Age 39)
Bellefonte, Boone, Arkansas, United States

The Life of Emily Belle

When Emily Belle Hudson was born on 29 June 1836, in Bellefonte, Boone, Arkansas, United States, her father, John Daniel Hudson, was 44 and her mother, Jane Breeding, was 36. She married John Wesley Bristow on 25 August 1887, in Yellville, Marion, Arkansas, United States. They were the parents of at least 5 sons and 4 daughters. She lived in Bear Creek Township, Searcy, Arkansas, United States in 1860 and Arkansas, United States in 1870. She died on 12 March 1876, in Sharp, Arkansas, United States, at the age of 39, and was buried in Shiloh Cemetery, Sharp, Arkansas, United States.

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Family Time Line

John Wesley Bristow
Emily Belle Hudson
Matthew Cline Bristow
Elizabeth P. Bristow
Pamelia Elizabeth Bristow
Mattie J. Bristow
William Wayne Bristow
Dudley Lafayette Bristow
Charles Bristow
John Wess Bristow
Ella Belle Bristow

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World Events (7)


Age 3

Historical Boundaries - 1839: Searcy, Arkansas, United States

Age 10

U.S. acquires vast tracts of Mexican territory in wake of Mexican War including California and New Mexico.

Age 18

Historical Boundaries - 1854: Carroll, Arkansas, United States; 1869: Boone, Arkansas, United States

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the medieval personal name Hudde ( see Hutt 1). This surname is particularly common in Yorkshire and is also well established in Ireland.

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emaline Bristow in household of J W Bristow, "United States Census, 1860"
  • Emerline Hudson in household of Seaborn Hudson, "United States Census, 1850"
  • Emeline Bristow in household of J W Bristow, "United States Census, 1870"

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