Conner,  Emma M.

Conner, Emma M.

Female 1857 - 1949  (92 years)  

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  • Name Conner, Emma M.  [1
    Born 12 Feb 1857  Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Female 
    Died 9 Mar 1949  [1
    Buried Mount Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I3990  Sackett | Simon Sackett the Colonist, Descendants of Thomas Sacket the Elder
    Last Modified 13 Dec 2013 

    Father Conner, Calvin,   b. Abt 1826, North Carolina, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Bef 1874  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Mother Sackett, Margaret Ellen,   b. 11 Nov 1830, Centerville, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Apr 1922, Richmond, Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 91 years) 
    Married 31 Dec 1846  Wayne County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 6 children 
    Family ID F1675  Group Sheet

    Family Berry, Wilson Reed "Wiltz",   b. 22 Apr 1851, Cass County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1928  (Age 77 years) 
    Married 30 Jan 1878  Cass County, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Berry, Percy,   b. Apr 1881, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     2. Berry, Robin,   d. Unknown
     3. Berry, Inez,   b. Dec 1890, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     4. Berry, Virgil,   b. Jul 1882, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     5. Berry, Murillo,   b. Dec 1878, Canada Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
     6. Berry, Willis,   b. Jul 1884, Indiana, USA Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Unknown
    Last Modified 2 Dec 2012 
    Family ID F1681  Group Sheet

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 12 Feb 1857 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 30 Jan 1878 - Cass County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Berry, Murillo - Dec 1878 - Canada Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Berry, Percy - Apr 1881 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Berry, Virgil - Jul 1882 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Berry, Willis - Jul 1884 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsChild - Berry, Inez - Dec 1890 - Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Mount Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, USA Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos 2 photos

  • Notes 
    • Alternate birth date: 11 Oct 1853 [Source: ??]
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      1870 Census; Galveston, Cass County, Indiana
      Page No. 177; 11 August, 1870; Post Office: Galveston, Ind.
      41/44
      Conner, Emma M., 13, F, W, At home, Indiana
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      There is a Conner family tradition that Emma Conner and her mother, Margaret Ellen (Sackett) Conner were married in a double wedding to William Berry and his son Wiltz Berry. Weygant has Emma Conner married to William Berry and her mother married to John Berry.

      The Cass County WPA Marriage Records [http://www.rootsweb.com/~incass/mcon-cop.html]
      have the following:
      Conner Ellen John H Berry Sept 3 1874; Book 5, page 585
      Conner Emma Wilson R Berry Jan 30 1878; Book 6, page 414

      [This is appears to be a case where a family tradition is shown to be in error. It could be that Wilson and Emma met at her mother's wedding and that Wilson and and/or Emma had determined at that time they were in love. - T, King]
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      Emma and Wiltz took a stagecoach, on the ice, ACROSS Lake Ontario to Canada for their honeymoon. Wiltz, was an accomplished artist who painted murals in the Parliament Building in Ottawa. They lived in Logansport, Indiana and were apparently very well to do as they owned several homes there. ( preusmably rented them out). Wiltz won several blue ribbons for his paintings at the Chicago Art Festivals. In his old age he painted circus wagons! - Rachel Stella
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      1900 Census, Liberty Township, Fulton County, Indiana
      SD No. 13; ED No. 37; Sheet No. 11A; 15 June 1900
      246/246
      Berry, Emma, Wife, W, F, Feb 1857, 43, M, 22, 5-5, Indiana, North Carolina, Indiana, ---
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      Find A Grave Memorial
      Emma (Conner) Berry
      Birth: Feb. 13, 1857
      Death: Mar. 9, 1949
      Burial:
      Mount Hope Cemetery, Logansport, Cass County, Indiana, USA
      Plot: 12-0079 -03

      Family links:
      Spouse:
      Wilson Reed Berry (1851 - 1928)
      Children:
      Inez Berry Brunegraff (1890 - 1989)

      Created by: Mark
      Record added: Mar 07, 2009
      Find A Grave Memorial# 34570003
      Headstone picture added by: Deb Minniear Rush

  • Sources 
    1. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 34570003 (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S543] Find A Grave (www.findagrave.com), Memorial# 34570003; b. Feb. 13, 1857 (Reliability: 3).


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