Emily J. Burch1,2,3

ID# 3672, (1880 - )

Key Events:

Birth: Nov 1880, Missouri4,5,6
Marriage: 23 Aug 1896, Daviess Co., Indiana, William Grant Daffern (28 Oct 1868 - 16 Mar 1931)7,8,9

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Narrative:

     Emily J. Burch was born in Nov 1880 in Missouri.4,5,6
     Emily married William Grant Daffern, son of James Irven Daffern and Mary Jett, on 23 Aug 1896 in Daviess Co., Indiana.7,8,9
     Emily and William appeared on the 1900 Federal Census of Steele Twp., Daviess Co., Indiana, enumerated 19 Jun 1900, reporting they owned their farm. Their son Eugene was listed as living with them, as were two farm laborer, identified as boarders, James M. Gee, age 23, and John Eagle, age 16.10
     Emily and William appeared on the 1910 Federal Census of Steele Twp., Daviess Co., Indiana, enumerated 20 Apr 1910, reporting that they owned their farm, which was mortgaged. Their children Eugene and Opal were listed as living with them, as was his mother, Mary Jett.11
     Emily and William moved to Montana between 1915 and 1920. They appeared on the 1920 Federal Census of Miles, Custer Co., Montana, enumerated 19 Jan 1920, reporting that they were renting their home. Their children Eugene, Opal and Clarence were listed as living with them.12
     Emily and William returned to Indiana before 1930. They appeared on the 1930 Federal Census of Steele Twp., Daviess Co., Indiana, enumerated 14 Apr 1930, reporting they owned a farm valued at $9,000, and did not own a radio. Their children Opal and Clarence were listed as living with them.13
     Her husband died on 16 Mar 1931 in Plaineville, Daviess Co., Indiana.14
     Emily appeared on the 1940 Federal Census of New Albany Twp., Floyd Co., Indiana, in the household of her son Clarence and his wife Dorothy. She and her son reported they had been living in Salem, Washington Co. in 1935, while his wife had been living in New Albany Twp.15
     She was a beauty operator, operating a beauty parlor, after her husband's death. In 1940 she reported she had worked 40 hours the last week of March, and had worked 52 weeks the prior year, earning $1,800. Her daughter-in-law, wife of her son Clarence, was also working as a beauty operator, presumably in Emily's business.15

Children:
     Children with William Grant Daffern:

Citations

  1. [S2322] "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941," Ancestry.com, record for William G Daffern and Emily Burch.
  2. [S3732] William Dafforn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows name as Emily J. Dafforn.
  3. [S2979] "Indiana Marriages, 1780-1992," FamilySearch.org, record for Eugene Irvin Daffern and Laverne Elizabeth Glabe, citing FHL #1939649, shows name as Emily Burch.
  4. [S3732] William Dafforn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows month, year, age 19, and state, as Indiana.
  5. [S3728] William G. Daffern household, 1910 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows age 29 and state, as Missouri.
  6. [S3727] William G. Daffern household, 1920 U.S. Census, Custer Co., Montana, shows age 39 and state, as Indiana.
  7. [S2322] "Indiana Marriage Collection, 1800-1941," Ancestry.com, record for William G Daffern and Emily Burch, shows date and county.
  8. [S3732] William Dafforn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows married 4 years.
  9. [S3728] William G. Daffern household, 1910 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows married 13 years.
  10. [S3732] William Dafforn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana.
  11. [S3728] William G. Daffern household, 1910 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana.
  12. [S3727] William G. Daffern household, 1920 U.S. Census, Custer Co., Montana.
  13. [S3731] William Daffern household, 1930 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana.
  14. [S7288] William Grant Daffern, Standard Certificate of Death.
  15. [S7289] Clarence Daffern household, 1940 U.S. Census, Floyd Co., Indiana.
  16. [S54] Pound, Glabe Family, pg 23.
  17. [S3701] Eugene Irvin Daffern and Catherine Frances Kittinger, Marriage License and Marriage Certificate.
  18. [S3732] William Dafforn household, 1900 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows him as the son of her husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  19. [S3728] William G. Daffern household, 1910 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows the girl as daughter of Emilie's husband and that the parents had been married longer than the age of the child.
  20. [S3727] William G. Daffern household, 1920 U.S. Census, Custer Co., Montana, shows the girl as daughter of Emma's husband.
  21. [S885] "California Death Index, 1940-1997," Ancestry.com, record for Opal P Satterfield, shows mother's maiden name as Burch.
  22. [S3727] William G. Daffern household, 1920 U.S. Census, Custer Co., Montana, shows him as the son of her husband.
  23. [S3731] William Daffern household, 1930 U.S. Census, Daviess Co., Indiana, shows him as the son of her husband.