Emma Fern Wilcox

17 July 1915–10 February 1983 (Age 67)
Platte Township, Polk, Nebraska, United States

The Life of Emma Fern

When Emma Fern Wilcox was born on 17 July 1915, in Platte Township, Polk, Nebraska, United States, her father, Charles Merton Wilcox, was 30 and her mother, Elizabeth Alberta Wisely, was 26. She married John Theodore Hutchison on 8 September 1932, in Seward, Nebraska, United States. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She lived in Columbus, Platte, Nebraska, United States in 1940. She died on 10 February 1983, in Greene, Ohio, United States, at the age of 67, and was buried in Silver Creek Cemetery, Silver Creek, Merrick, Nebraska, United States.

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John Theodore Hutchison
Emma Fern Wilcox
Marriage: 8 September 1932
Eldon Outten Hutchison
Donald E. Hutchison
Nancy Hutchison
Terrance Jay Hutchison

Spouse and Children

8 September 1932
Seward, Nebraska, United States


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World Events (8)

1916 · The First woman elected into the US Congress

Age 1

Jeannette Pickering Rankin became the first woman to hold a federal office position in the House of Representatives, and remains the only woman elected to Congress by Montana.

Age 2

U.S. intervenes in World War I, rejects membership of League of Nations.
1935 · The FBI is Established

Age 20

The Bureau of Investigation's name was changed to the Federal Bureau of Investigation to help citizens know that the Government is helping protect from threats both domestically and abroad.

Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Wilcock .

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

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Sources (3)

  • Emma Wilcox in household of Charles M Wilcox, "United States Census, 1920"
  • Emma Wilcox in household of Clark Wilcox, "United States Census, 1930"
  • Emma Hutchison in household of Theodore Hutchison, "United States Census, 1940"

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