Emma O. Latham

1875–1965 (Age 89)
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

The Life of Emma O.

When Emma O. Latham was born in 1875, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, her father, William H Stinehecum, was 34 and her mother, Mary Margaret Benson, was 27. She married J. Howard Cox about 1896, in Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States. She died from 1964 to 1965, at the age of 90.

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Family Time Line

J. Howard Cox
Emma O. Latham
Marriage: about 1896

Spouse and Children

    J. Howard Cox



about 1896
Baltimore, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

Parents and Siblings

    William H Stinehecum


    Mary Margaret Benson




    Louis A Stinchecurn



    George T Stinchecurn


World Events (8)

1875 · A Treaty with Hawaii

Age 0

In the Mid 1870s, The United States sought out the Kingdom of Hawaii to make a free trade agreement. The Treaty gave the Hawaiians access to the United States agricultural markets and it gave the United States a part of land which later became Pearl Harbor.
1875 · A New Civil Rights Act

Age 0

During the response to civil rights violations to African Americans, the bill was passed giving African Americans equal treatment in public accommodations, public transportation, and to prohibit exclusion from jury duty. While many in the public opposed this law, the African Americans greatly favored it.
1900 · Gold for Cash!

Age 25

This Act set a price at which gold could be traded for paper money.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the various places in northern England named with the dative plural form (used originally after a preposition) of Old Norse hlaða ‘barn’ (dative plural hlǫðum, i.e. ‘at the barns’), as for example Latham in West Yorkshire, Lathom in Lancashire, and Laytham in East Yorkshire.

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

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Sources (1)

  • Emma O Cox in household of William H Stinehecum, "United States Census, 1900"

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