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Re: EMIGH FROM PA TO INDIANA
Posted by: Christine Baker Date: February 08, 2001 at 22:37:53
In Reply to: Re: EMIGH FROM PA TO INDIANA by Sherri Abromavage of 358

I am also related to these Emighs through Barbara Anna Emigh who married Charles Bennett Atkins.

Here is my lineage:

Peter J. Emigh, b. 20 April 1759 in Germany, d. 5 March 1849 in Cambria Co., Pa

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Peter A Emigh

Spouse: Elizabeth 1

    Married.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Fredrick Emigh, b. 12 July 1789 in Strasburg Twp, Lancaster Pa, m. Alice Kendrick,
    20 November 1811 in Strasburg Twp, . Lancaster Pa; 9 grandchildren

Spouse: Elizabeth Keppel

    Married 18 September 1787 in Strasburg, Lancaster Pa.


Peter A Emigh

    Father: Peter J. Emigh, b. 20 April 1759 in Germany, d. 5 March 1849 in Cambria
    Co., Pa

Fredrick Emigh, b. 12 July 1789 in Strasburg Twp, Lancaster Pa

    Father: Peter J. Emigh, b. 20 April 1759 in Germany, d. 5 March 1849 in Cambria
    Co., Pa
    Mother: Elizabeth 1

    Christened 15 Jun 1788. Friedrich was born about the time of the
    Revolutionary War, grew up in cambria Co., PA, and from boyhood hd
    training in his fathers blacksmith shop.

Spouse: Alice Kendrick, b. 1789 in Warriors Mark, Huntindon Pa, d. 29 November 1873 in Sidman Cambria Pa

    Father: Kendrick

    Married 20 November 1811 in Strasburg Twp, . Lancaster Pa.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Christian Clark Emigh, b. 12 July 1812 in Richland Twp, Cambria Co., Pa, m. Mary
    Ann Paul, 19 February 1831, d. 26 July 1896 in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana, buried in
    Knox, Starke Co., Indiana; 13 grandchildren

  2 Elizabeth Emigh (2), b. 2 November 1814 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, d. 4
    November 1817

  3 Peter C. Emigh, b. 25 June 1817 in Cambria Co., Pa, m. Mary Ann Culland, 4
    February 1838

  4 Sophia Emigh, b. 17 April 1820 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, d. 13 January 1906 in
    Wilmore, Cambria Co., Pa

  5 Eleanor Emigh, b. 2 May 1823 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, m. John Trotter, 4
    January 1853

  6 Catherine Emigh, b. 25 October 1825 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, m. Dominick
    Diamond

  7 Elizabeth (Eliza) Emigh, b. 28 April 1828 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, m. Henry
    Topper, 24 October 1849, d. 31 March 1911

  8 Jacob C. Emigh, b. 15 March 1831 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, m. Elizabeth Hay,
    27 November 1860, d. 4 February 1909

  9 Fredrick Emigh (2), b. ca. 1833


Christian Clark Emigh, b. 12 July 1812 in Richland Twp, Cambria Co., Pa, d. 26 July 1896 in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana

    Father: Fredrick Emigh, b. 12 July 1789 in Strasburg Twp, Lancaster Pa
    Mother: Alice Kendrick, b. 1789 in Warriors Mark, Huntindon Pa, d. 29 November
    1873 in Sidman Cambria Pa

    Christian Emigh was born in Cambria Co., near Johnstown, PA and
    acquired the trade of blacksmith under his father. He is buried at
    Knox Starke Co., Indiana.

Spouse: Mary Ann Paul, b. 6 June 1812 in Cambria Co Pa, d. 26 July 1903 in Center Twp, Starke Co, IN, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Pa

    Father: John Paul, b. 1786 in Chester Co. PA
    Mother: Mary Dick

    Married 19 February 1831.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Christian Emigh Jr., b. 16 March 1832 in Cambria Pa, m. Catherine Harr, d. 29
    May 1914 in Kansas; 3 grandchildren

  2 Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, m. Lovina Orris, 5
    January 1868 in Center Twp, Starke Co., IN, d. 22 September 1930; 13 grandchildren

  3 Abraham Emigh, b. 18 October 1835 in Richland Twp, Cambria Pa, m. Margaret
    Harr, 1859, d. 1910

  4 Eleanor Emigh (2), b. 29 January 1838 in Cambria Pa, m. Abner Hay, d. 19 April
    1875; 3 grandchildren

  5 Alfred Emigh, b. 15 March 1840, d. 1853

  6 Eliza Emigh, b. 1842, m. Oren Humphreys, d. 1929

  7 Margaret Jane Emigh, b. 15 January 1844 in Cambria Pa, m. Orrin Humphreys,
    d. 13 January 1871

  8 Elizabeth Emigh (3), b. 15 February 1846 in Cambria Pa, m. John Thomas Terry,
    19 November 1865, d. 17 October 1907

  9 John Clark Emigh, b. 11 February 1848 in Johnstown, Cambria Co., Pa,
    m. Delphine Anne Stephenson, 30 May 1919 in Raymond, Lancaster Co., NE, d. 26
    December 1948 in Selden, Sheridan, KS

 10 Mary Catherine Emigh, b. 15 April 1850, m. Charles Laramore, d. 13 May 1906

 11 Barbara A Emigh, b. 1852, m. Warren Terry, d. 1895

 12 Izora Emigh, b. 27 July 1855, m. Jesse Jackson

 13 William Henry Emigh, b. 1859


Christian Emigh Jr., b. 16 March 1832 in Cambria Pa, d. 29 May 1914 in Kansas

    Father: Christian Clark Emigh, b. 12 July 1812 in Richland Twp, Cambria Co., Pa,
    d. 26 July 1896 in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana
    Mother: Mary Ann Paul, b. 6 June 1812 in Cambria Co Pa, d. 26 July 1903 in Center
    Twp, Starke Co, IN, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Pa

Spouse: Catherine Harr

    Married.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Linda Emigh

  2 Jacob "Jake" Emigh, b. 1860, d. 1926

  3 Abner Emigh, b. 1862, d. 1947


Linda Emigh

    Father: Christian Emigh Jr., b. 16 March 1832 in Cambria Pa, d. 29 May 1914 in
    Kansas
    Mother: Catherine Harr


Jacob "Jake" Emigh, b. 1860, d. 1926

    Father: Christian Emigh Jr., b. 16 March 1832 in Cambria Pa, d. 29 May 1914 in
    Kansas
    Mother: Catherine Harr


Abner Emigh, b. 1862, d. 1947

    Father: Christian Emigh Jr., b. 16 March 1832 in Cambria Pa, d. 29 May 1914 in
    Kansas
    Mother: Catherine Harr


Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22 September 1930

    Father: Christian Clark Emigh, b. 12 July 1812 in Richland Twp, Cambria Co., Pa,
    d. 26 July 1896 in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Indiana
    Mother: Mary Ann Paul, b. 6 June 1812 in Cambria Co Pa, d. 26 July 1903 in Center
    Twp, Starke Co, IN, buried in Knox, Starke Co., Pa

Spouse: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa

    Father: George Orris, b. ca. 1828

    From notes of the Cambria Co., Pennsylvania Historical Society: =
    Lavina Orris' father, George Orris, died before she was born. She was
    the youngest of 8 children. One brother Abraham, was killed in the
    Civil War in one of the battles. When she was 14 years of age she
    came to Starke County with her mother and step-father Ringleven.

    Married 5 January 1868 in Center Twp, Starke Co., IN.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Ella Emigh

  2 Mary C Emigh, b. 18 July 1868

  3 George Emigh, b. 17 October 1869

  4 Matilda Jane Emigh, b. 2 September 1871

  5 Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West End
    Cemetary, m. Charles Bennett Atkins, 27 August 1889 in Knox Indiana, Death of
    spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia; 5 grandchildren

  6 Ellen P Emigh, b. 18 February 1875

  7 Maggie Emigh, b. 14 December 1876

  8 Orrin Emigh, b. 14 December 1876

  9 Eliza M. Emigh, b. 1882

 10 Dora B Emigh, b. 22 January 1885

 11 William Henry Emigh (2), b. 1887; 2 grandchildren

 12 Charles Emigh, b. 17 November 1889

 13 Daniel Emigh, b. 26 March 1892


Ella Emigh

    Father: Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22
    September 1930
    Mother: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa


Mary C Emigh, b. 18 July 1868

    Father: Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22
    September 1930
    Mother: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa


George Emigh, b. 17 October 1869

    Father: Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22
    September 1930
    Mother: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa


Matilda Jane Emigh, b. 2 September 1871

    Father: Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22
    September 1930
    Mother: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa


Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West End Cemetary, Death of spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia

    Father: Jacob Emigh, b. 12 December 1833 in Johnston, Cambria Pa, d. 22
    September 1930
    Mother: Lovina Orris, b. 1848 in Cambria Pa

    Died of Kidney problems at age of 85

Spouse: Charles Bennett Atkins, b. 10 October 1869 in Odell, Livingston, Illinois, d. 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia, buried in Phelps, New York

    Father: Alfred Augustus Atkins, b. 28 October 1842 in West Chester, PA, d. 2 June
    1875 in Senaca Illinois Lasalle County
    Mother: Mary Ellen Bennett, b. 19 April 1846 in Oaks Corner New York, d. 12 June
    1912 in Phelps NY, Death of spouse Alfred A. Atkins 1 June 1875

    Married 27 August 1889 in Knox Indiana.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Maud Lorena Atkins, b. 5 June 1890 in Knox, Ind, d. 29 July 1890 in Knox, Ind

  2 Genieveve Atkins, b. 30 March 1892 in North Judson, Ind, d. 9 January 1940 in
    Phoenix, Arizona

  3 Baby Girl Atkins, b. 18 November 1898 in Know, Ind, d. 6 December 1898 in
    Know, Ind

  4 Charles Alfred Atkins, b. 22 May 1900 in Ridgefield Park N.J., m. Mabel Valentine
    Murphy, 24 June 1922 in Atlanta Ga, d. 5 March 1970 in Tampa Florida; 4
    grandchildren

  5 Portia Lovina Atkins, b. 29 November 1902 in Ridgefield Park, New Jersey, d. in
    Atlanta West End Cemetary, m. Roland Grinell, 21 December 1929 in Atlanta, Georgia;
    4 grandchildren


Maud Lorena Atkins, b. 5 June 1890 in Knox, Ind, d. 29 July 1890 in Knox, Ind

    Father: Charles Bennett Atkins, b. 10 October 1869 in Odell, Livingston, Illinois,
    d. 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia, buried in Phelps, New York
    Mother: Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West
    End Cemetary, Death of spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia


Genieveve Atkins, b. 30 March 1892 in North Judson, Ind, d. 9 January 1940 in Phoenix, Arizona

    Father: Charles Bennett Atkins, b. 10 October 1869 in Odell, Livingston, Illinois,
    d. 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia, buried in Phelps, New York
    Mother: Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West
    End Cemetary, Death of spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia

    *addicted to morphine
    Sister of Charles Alfred Atkins*


Baby Girl Atkins, b. 18 November 1898 in Know, Ind, d. 6 December 1898 in Know, Ind

    Father: Charles Bennett Atkins, b. 10 October 1869 in Odell, Livingston, Illinois,
    d. 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia, buried in Phelps, New York
    Mother: Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West
    End Cemetary, Death of spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia


Charles Alfred Atkins, b. 22 May 1900 in Ridgefield Park N.J., d. 5 March 1970 in Tampa Florida

    Father: Charles Bennett Atkins, b. 10 October 1869 in Odell, Livingston, Illinois,
    d. 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia, buried in Phelps, New York
    Mother: Barbara Anna Emigh, b. 22 April 1873 in Knox Indiana, d. in Atlanta West
    End Cemetary, Death of spouse Charles Bennett Atkins 2 May 1917 in Atlanta, Georgia

    Family roots are in County Cork Ireland
    family crest includes a Pelican
    Another Birth date of 28 May 1900 in personal family letters

Spouse: Mabel Valentine Murphy, b. 13 February 1898 in Poplar Bluff Missouri, m. ? Thomas, ca. 1920 in Atlanta Ga, d. 14 November 1975 in Tampa Fla

    Father: Howard Victor Murphy, b. 31 October 1868 in Iowa, d. 14 May 1921 in
    Atlanta Ga
    Mother: Grace Elizabeth Hauck, b. ca. 1868 in Harrisburg Pa, d. in Atlanta Ga
    West End Cemetary, d. 1 December 1931 in Atlanta Ga, Death of spouse Howard
    Victor /Murphy/ 14 May 1921

    Said that Grandpa Murphy lived next door to them in Pa and in Atlanta
    Ga

    Married 24 June 1922 in Atlanta Ga.

Children and grandchildren:

  1 Barbara Bennett Atkins, b. 22 July 1923 in Darlington, South Carolina, m. William
    Monroe Whatley, 22 August 1942 in Washington D.C.; 2 grandchildren

  2 Phyllis Ellen Atkins, b. 18 January 1925 in Sumter S.C., m. Aage Svarrer Poulsen; 2
    grandchildren

  3 Judith Murphy Atkins, b. 25 December 1935 in Sumter S.C., m. Harold Raymond
    Harding in Tampa Fl; 4 grandchildren

  4 Richard Putnam Atkins, b. 21 September 1940 in Jacksonville Fla


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