Emma Alice Sudendorf

5 April 1886–21 June 1974 (Age 88)
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

The Life of Emma Alice

Emma Alice Sudendorf was born on 5 April 1886, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She married William Davis Wright on 6 January 1909, in Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States. She died on 21 June 1974, in Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States, at the age of 88.

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William Davis Wright
Emma Alice Sudendorf
Marriage: 6 January 1909

Spouse and Children

6 January 1909
Chicago, Cook, Illinois, United States

World Events (8)

1890 · The Sherman Antitrust Act

Age 4

This Act tried to prevent the raising of prices by restricting trade. The purpose of the Act was to preserve a competitive marketplace to protect consumers from abuse.
1892 · The Masonic Temple Building

Age 6

The Masonic Temple Building was a skyscraper built in Chicago and from 1895 to 1920 it was the tallest building in Chicago. The building featured a central court surrounded by shops on nine floors. On top of the shops there were meeting rooms that were also used as theaters. In 1939 the Masonic Temple was demolished, and a Walgreens drug store was erected in its place. 
1909 · The NAACP is formed

Age 23

Organized as a civil rights organization, The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People is a bi-racial endeavor to advance justice for African Americans. It is one of the oldest civil rights organizations in the nation.

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  • Legacy NFS Source: Emma Alice Sudendorf - Government record: Social Security record: death: 21 June 1974; Decatur, Macon, Illinois, United States

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